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PennEngineering® - Rugged reliable fastener performance for aerospace

From standard parts to custom solutions, PEM® fasteners deliver reliable performance for aerospace electronics. Learn how to miniaturize, improve costs, and reduce assembly time – download our Aerospace Design Guide today. (read more)

PennEngineering® - PEM® and Paperless Parts - PEMconnect

PEM® and Paperless Parts are teaming up to provide PEMConnect – a secure, ITAR/CMMC-compliant support app that makes it easier to get the information you need to build a sheet metal quote quickly and easily. Since it’s sponsored by PEM, your account is free. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Watch Video: PEM® CastSert™ Threaded Inserts

Announcing our latest tech release: PEM® CastSert™ Threaded Inserts. (read more)

PennEngineering® - See What's Behind PEM® GHOST™ Fastening Technology

See how PEM® GHOST fastening technology from industry innovator PennEngineering® achieves an invisible lock that’s ideal for applications requiring security and sleek aesthetics. Watch video now. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Secure and Sleek GHOST™ Fastening Technology

The innovative PEM® GHOST™ fastener with magnetic-release technology lets you achieve a secure lock and sleek look, with near-instant disassembly when needed. Customizable for datacom, telecom, automotive electronics, and more. (read more)

PennEngineering® - 6 Types of Automotive Fasteners & When to Use Them

Fasteners are integral to the automotive design process and continue to grow in usage. It’s estimated that the global automotive fastener market will grow nearly 3.3% year on year over the next decade.
In this article, we explore the different types of automotive fasteners used in the industry, including automotive electronics. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Keep your Supply Chain Connected w/PEM® Fasteners

Did you know that our European Centre of Excellence in Galway has full engineering and manufacturing capabilities all under one roof? (read more)

PennEngineering® - PEM® Virtual Consult Services for Expert Support

Need real-time expert support?
PEM® Virtual Consult services give you comprehensive, advanced technical support –whenever and wherever you need it. (read more)

PennEngineering® - PEM® GHOST™ Fastener Technology Video

The new PEM® GHOST fastener technology from PennEngineering® utilizes magnetic technology to achieve an invisible lock that’s ideal for applications requiring security and sleek aesthetics. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Simplify Assembly Process w/THFE™ Heavy-Duty Studs

Find out how switching to PEM® THFE™ heavy-duty studs with the PEMSERTER® installation system helped to simplify the assembly process and satisfy critical safety requirements for high-voltage applications. (read more)

PennEngineering® - PEM® Automotive Electronics Fastening Solutions

Find out what’s possible with PEM® fasteners for automotive electronics applications (read more)

PennEngineering® - New PEM® Automotive Electronics Catalog

We are pleased to announce that the PEM® Automotive Electronics (AE) Catalog is now available. This new AE catalog showcases our extensive portfolio of standard solutions, includes illustrations showing where our fasteners are typically used within automotive electronics applications... (read more)

PennEngineering® - Video: PEM® ReelFast® SMT™ Fasteners

Less scrap, less handling, and less risk of damage. See why PEM® ReelFast® surface mount fasteners are an economical and reliable way to fasten hardware to PC boards. Watch our new video below to see their simple, step-by-step installation process. (read more)

PennEngineering® -  PROFIL® Case study: PROFIL® RND rivet nut

Installing fasteners into ultra high-strength steels can pose challenges. See how a PROFIL® solution replaced weld fasteners in a vehicle side impact beam and improved performance that was previously compromised (read more)

PennEngineering® - New Website of Fasteners for the Automotive Market

PROFIL®, a PennEngineering® company and leading global manufacturer of mechanically attached fasteners for the automotive market, has announced the launch of a new website, http://www.profil-global.com. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Push on Fasteners that Generate Clamping Load

The CDS™ microPEM® ClampDisk™ fastener presses straight onto a 1 mm pin to replace threads, adhesive, rivets and other small fasteners. The upward flanges of the disk grip onto the pin and prevent push-off while the downward flanges flex and generate clamp load. (read more)

PennEngineering® - PENNENGINEERING announces acquisition: EUROTEC LTD

PennEngineering® announced today that it has acquired Eurotec Ltd., a specialty technical reseller of metal fabrication equipment, fastener installation systems and clinch and sheet metal fasteners. Eurotec is based in Tokyo, Japan. (read more)

PennEngineering® - PEM® SMTSK™ Standoffs for Printed Circuit Boards

New PEM® SMTSK™ unthreaded standoffs from PennEngineering® permanently surface mount on printed circuit boards. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Flaring Standoff Install Permanently in Thin Sheet

New microPEM® MSOFS™ flaring standoffs install permanently in thin panels of any hardness and material, including stainless steel, plastics, and printed circuit boards. A unique flaring feature adds value by allowing for installation into multiple panels. (read more)

PennEngineering® - microPEM® Fasteners

Ideal for today's compact electronics including: Laptops, Notebooks / Ultrabook™ Devices, Tablet Computers, Cell/Smart Phones, and Gaming/Hand Held Devices. Parts for smaller and/or thinner applications have been designed. Parts for smaller and/or thinner applications have been designed. (read more)

PennEngineering® - PEM® TYPE TSO4™ Self-Clinching Standoffs

New PEM® Type TSO4™ self-clinching stainless steel standoffs introduced by PennEngineering® provide ideal fastener solutions for stacking or spacing components to (or from) ultra-thin stainless steel panels. These specially hardened stainless fasteners install reliably and permanently into stainless steel sheets as thin as .025”/0.63mm. (read more)

PennEngineering® - SMTSS™ ReelFast® SNAP-TOP® Standoffs

PEM® SMTSS™ fasteners feature a spring action to hold P.C. Board securely without screw or threaded hardware. (read more)

PennEngineering® - PEM® VariMount® Fastening System

The PEM® VariMount® fastening system is an assembly comprised of a standard PEM nuts, studs or standoffs mounted permanently into a base plate. The assembly can then be fastened or bonded to assorted panel types in a variety of ways. (read more)

PennEngineering® - SI® Threaded Metal Inserts

SI® threaded inserts from PennEngineering® provide durable and reusable metal threads in plastic materials to accept mating hardware and subsequently allow for access to an assembly whenever required. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Flush-head Studs with X-Press™ Thread Profile

PEM® self-clinching, flush-head studs with X-Press™ threads are typically used with push-on or other plastic fasteners. The coarse thread design of the thread reduces assembly time and provides high retention force. (read more)

PennEngineering® - ReelFast® Surface Mount Captive Panel Screws

New Type SMTPFLSM™ surface mount spring-loaded panel fastener provides ease of installation and high precision positioning without loose hardware. (read more)

PennEngineering® - PEM® Type THFE™ Heavy-Duty Studs

PEM® Type THFE™ heavy-duty studs from PennEngineering® clinch permanently into thin metal sheets to provide robust fastening solutions and practical alternatives to weld studs for especially demanding applications where high strength attachment may be required. (read more)

PennEngineering® - PEMSERT® Type F4™ Self-Clinching Flush Nuts

PEMSERT® Type F4™ self-clinching flush nuts from PennEngineering® introduce ideal attachment solutions for stainless steel assemblies by providing load-bearing threads in thin stainless sheets without creating any protrusions on either side. (read more)

PennEngineering® - aeroPEM® Fasteners

The PennEngineering® aeroPEM® brand offers aircraft / aerospace equipment manufacturer's highly engineered fastener solutions to meet or exceed their industry's specific requirements. (read more)

PennEngineering® - microPEM® TackSert™ Pins Type TK™

New microPEM® TackSert™ pins introduce reliable fastener solutions to attach top panels securely to a base panel or chassis in compact electronic assemblies. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Design News Features microPEM® TackSert™ Fasteners

A new blog from Design News Magazine highlights microPEM® TackSert™ fasteners. PennEngineering keeps coming up with clever fasteners to solve a wide range of design and manufacturing problems. The latest is no exception. The company introduced a new line of its microPEM pin fasteners as an alternative to micro-screws in compact electronic assemblies. (read more)

PennEngineering® - microPEM® Inserts For Plastics

The new microPEM® Type MSIB™ thru-threaded inserts for plastic are designed for use in straight or tapered holes. The symmetrical design eliminates the need for orientation. They are installed by pressing them into the mounting hole with ultrasonic insertion equipment. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Fasteners for Mounting to Printed Circuit Boards

PEM® brand fasteners utilize self-clinching, broaching, flaring, surface mount, or weld technology to provide strong, reusable, and permanent threads and mounting points in thin sheetmetal, P.C. board materials, and other ductile or non-ductile thin material. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Sheet To Sheet Attachment

PEM® brand fasteners utilize self-clinching, broaching, flaring, surface mount, or weld technology to provide strong, reusable, and permanent threads and mounting points in thin sheetmetal, P.C. board materials, and other ductile or non-ductile thin material. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Nuts for Sheet Metal

PEM® brand fasteners utilize self-clinching, broaching, flaring, surface mount, or weld technology to provide strong, reusable, and permanent threads and mounting points in thin sheetmetal, P.C. board materials, and other ductile or non-ductile thin material. (read more)

PennEngineering® - PEMSERTER® Fastener Insertion Press

Fastener-installation equipment, pioneered by PennEngineering, can deliver a competitive edge. No matter how demanding a job, our systems and expertise provide time-proven solutions. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Atlas® SpinTite® Blind Threaded Rivets

Atlas® blind threaded inserts are designed to provide strong threads in thin panel sections. They are called “blind” because they can be installed from one side of the panel. Access to both sides is not required. That’s why these fasteners are ideally suited for tubing, extrusion, and other similar types of applications. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Captive Panel Screws and Hardware

PEM® brand fasteners utilize self-clinching, broaching, flaring, surface mount, or weld technology to provide strong, reusable, and permanent threads and mounting points in thin sheet metal, P.C. board materials, and other ductile or non-ductile thin material. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Atlas® MaxTite® Blind Threaded Rivets

Atlas® MaxTite® blind threaded rivets are designed for high load applications. Countersunk feature allow fastener to be installed flush with the surface of the sheet. Available with rib or key features for high torque application. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Standoffs For Sheet Metal

PEM® brand fasteners utilize self-clinching, broaching, flaring, surface mount, or weld technology to provide strong, reusable, and permanent threads and mounting points in thin sheetmetal, P.C. board materials, and other ductile or non-ductile thin material. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Atlas® FM™

Full Metric Insert (read more)

PennEngineering® - Atlas® Plus+Tite® Inserts

• Pre-bulbed
• Straight Shank (read more)

PennEngineering® - Cable Tie-Mounts and Hooks For Sheet Metal

PEM® brand fasteners utilize self-clinching, broaching, flaring, surface mount, or weld technology to provide strong, reusable, and permanent threads and mounting points in thin sheetmetal, P.C. board materials, and other ductile or non-ductile thin material. (read more)

PennEngineering® - Studs and Pins For Sheet Metal

PEM® brand fasteners utilize self-clinching, broaching, flaring, surface mount, or weld technology to provide strong, reusable, and permanent threads and mounting points in thin sheetmetal, P.C. board materials, and other ductile or non-ductile thin material. (read more)