Iso 9001:2015 Certified

Quality Assurance

With over 150 years of fastener experience and technical knowledge

  • Calibration & Lab Testing
  • Iso 9001:2015 Certified

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In addition Fastener Technology Inc. is equipped to provide our customers with complete mechanical and chemical fastener analysis. Product testing is conducted to internationally recognized standards (including ASTM, SAE, ASME, ISO, and DIN) as well as custom customer specifications.

Laboratory Equipment and Services

  • Tensile Tester - Testing of externally threaded fasteners for tensile, proof load, and yield strengths; testing of internally threaded fasteners for proof loads
  • Rockwell Hardness Testers - Testing Rockwell hardness in the B and C scales, as well as surface hardness on the 30N scale
  • Micro-Hardness Tester - Hardness testing using the Vickers scale
  • Skidmore-Wilhelm - Measures the clamp force created by an externally threaded fastener when tightened
  • Spectrometer - Chemical analysis for iron, nickel, aluminum, copper, and titanium based materials
  • Portable XRF - Rapid alloy identification, PMI (positive material identification)
  • Non-Destructive Testing - Magnetic particle (AC/DC) and liquid penetrant testing inspections to identify cracks above and below the surface.
  • Drill Drive Tester - Drill-drive performance testing for self-drilling and tapping screws
  • Corrosion Test Chamber - Our in house Salt spray lab is capable of running corrosion to (fog) testing per ASTM B117
  • Optical Comparator - Dimensional inspection of linear measurements, angles, thread profiles, and radii
  • Dimensional Inspection - variable thread, length, and protrusion gages, calipers, micrometers, and pitch micrometers
  • Additional Equipment - Profilometer, MicTrac, Torque Wrenches
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