Archive | February, 2015

How to use snap fastener pliers

As the name suggests, snap fastener pliers are used to attach snaps onto any material like fabrics and leather apparels. Wearing snap fasteners on clothing is very common, including kids clothing, especially on dungarees as this allows easy handling by kids. Therefore, such metallic snap fasteners are used in clothing like jeans that looks trendy [...]

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What are Circlips?

The invention of Circlip dates back to nearly 60 years. In earlier years, a combination of nut, washer and bolt was used to secure objects. Later on, Circlips replaced the traditional washer and bolt assembly. This became popular as it was cost effective and reduced the cost of manufacturing two different items. Circlip is a [...]

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What is a drywall screw?

Drywall screws are fasteners that are basically used to secure drywalls to wall studs and joints. Drywall screws have tapering ends with threading and heads shaped like trumpets making them very suitable for hanging drywalls. They are known to cause minimum indentation in walls and can be quickly installed. Installation of drywall using drywall screws [...]

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How to install anchor bolt

Anchor bolts are a type of screws, which are used to hold an equipment or a structure to another structure which is usually made of concrete. They are of tremendous use in the fields of carpentry, plumbing and the like. One can find them very helpful and effective while trying their hands on various “do-it-yourself” [...]

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Single Wall Vs Double Wall Corrugated Boxes

Single wall corrugated boxes: They are made of single wall corrugated cardboard boxes consisting of a single fluted corrugated sheet placed between two sheets of linerboard. The outside linerboard is smoother than the inside one. In these boxes A, B, C and E flutes are used. A flute is the thickest and used for stacking [...]

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