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ISO 80369 Standards on Small-Bore Tubing Connectors Inch Forward Toward Release
Description: Highlighting the history, usage, application, and the drawback of Luer connectors used in hospitals and other healthcare facilities, this paper states that ISO 80369 Standards on Small-Bore Tubing Connectors Inch Forward are about to be released.... More
Publisher: Value Plastics, Inc. A Nordson Company
Release Date: 2014-07-19
How to Properly Pin a Shaft and Hub Assembly
Description: Stating ability to prevent hole damage and absorb wider hole tolerances as the benefits of a coiled spring pin while affixing a hub or gear to a shaft, this paper presents few design guidelines which help in achieving maximum strength of the pinned... More
Publisher: SPIROL International Corporation
Release Date: 2014-07-02
How to Maximize Retention of Spring Pins
Description: Highlighting that spring pins would provide reliable robust joints with excellent retention, this paper details about the uses and formation of spring pins along with its retention principle. It points that a portion of the pre-installed diameter... More
Publisher: SPIROL International Corporation
Release Date: 2014-03-03
How to Properly Mate Compression Limiters and Threaded Inserts in Plastic Assemblies
Description: Stating that compression limiter could avoid the stress relaxation in the mating component by reducing the frictional load, this paper discusses the technique behind the proper matting of compression limiters and threaded inserts in a plastic... More
Publisher: SPIROL International Corporation
Release Date: 2013-10-09
How to Choose Fasteners That Maximize Assembly Life
Description: Stating that selecting a method that provides the highest quality joint with integrity over time at low cost would be a challenge for the design engineers, this paper explains how to choose a fastener that maximizes the assembly life. It briefly... More
Publisher: SPIROL International Corporation
Release Date: 2013-09-10
How to Improve Product Design and Manufacturability with the Coiled Spring Pin
Description: Stating that examining not only the product design but also entire assembly process would help in achieving optimal low cost design, this paper presents cost reduction of individual components, along with preparation and assembling cost, are the... More
Publisher: SPIROL International Corporation
Release Date: 2013-09-07
How to Maintain Joint Integrity When Converting from Metal to Plastic
Description: Discussing how the joint integrity of an assembly can be maintained while converting from metal inserts to plastic, this paper points that tensile strength, rotational torque, and pull-through strength are the typical performance requirements of an... More
Publisher: SPIROL International Corporation
Release Date: 2013-09-07
How to Design the Optimum Hinge
Description: Presenting free fit hinge and friction fit hinge as the two primary types of hinges, this paper points that using coiled spring pins would be the best choice in both hinges for achieving optimum long-term hinge performance, with some simple design... More
Publisher: SPIROL International Corporation
Release Date: 2013-09-06
Fastening Solutions for Medical Devices
Description: Presenting fasteners as the most important element of the assembly in medical devices, this paper highlights how fasteners can overcome challenges in assembly, solving quality problems by significantly reducing the total cost. It briefly details... More
Publisher: SPIROL International Corporation
Release Date: 2013-09-03
Clever Seam Design Makes the Coiled Pin Perfect for Hinges
Description: Stating that clever seam design would make the coiled pin perfect for hinges, this paper details how key characteristics of a properly rolled coiled pin can prevent the edge of the material from contacting the inside diameter of the hole wall... More
Publisher: SPIROL International Corporation
Release Date: 2013-09-02
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