Choosing the Right Fastener

Stainless Steel Fasteners - A Systematic Approach to their Selection (9003)

Shows how to select stainless steel fasteners for typical applications. Tables, charts, and 45 photographs show fasteners and provide data on the chemical compositions of the nine typical fastener stainless steels. Also gives fastener mechanical requirements, strength-to-weight ratios of various fastener materials, high and low-temperature properties, allowable shear stresses, suggestions for proper torque, and guidelines for selection based on galvanic action in a fastened joint.

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