Mechanical Fastening of Plastics More DetailsMechanical Fastening of Plastics
An Engineering Handbook
By Brayton Lincoln, Kenneth J. Gomes, James F. Braden
Publisher: Marcel Dekker, Inc.
1984, Hardcover, 240 pages
From the publisher: "Provides a unique, practical, and comprehensive how-to introduction to plastic-to-plastic, non-permanent assemblies. This 215-page handbook covers helically inserted screws, studs, push-in fasteners, threaded inserts, power tools, ultrasonic insertion equipment, and more; explains principles, applications, terminology, peculiarities, and problems of plastics fastening; and describes material characteristics of most major thermoplastics and thermoset plastics, classified generically and by trade name, to help select the appropriate type of fastener, materials, and fastening sites...avoid or correct design pitfalls, production problems, and rejects...and utilize the design and production resources of fastener manufacturers."