What Is A Fastener?

A fastener is a non-permanent or permanent hardware that mechanically connects or affixes two or more objects. Typically, it creates a non-permanent joint and helps secure an object. Fasteners come in many different shapes and sizes to suit various applications. Here we'll briefly explore different types of fasteners. Types of Fasteners Now that you know what a fastener is, let's look at the different types of fasteners. Fasteners exist in two types: Threaded Fasteners Non-Threaded Fasteners Threaded Fasteners Threaded fasteners are a type of fasteners designed to get joined and tightened using a tool like a wrench and screwdriver. They [...]