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New microPEM® ClampDisk® Fastener Offers Innovative Alternative to Traditional Automotive & Consumer Electronics Assemblies

DANBORO, Pa., October 21, 2019 (Newswire.com) – Global industry leader PennEngineering has announced the launch of the new microPEM® ClampDisk® Press-on Fastener. Designed as a unique alternative in assemblies for the automotive electronics and consumer electronics markets, the ClampDisk® micro fastener delivers a fast, simple way to achieve sheet-to-sheet clamped attachment while replacing the use of standard screws, nuts, and adhesives.

This innovative technology reduces the risk of installation issues that are often experienced during the assembly process when traditional fasteners are used. The most common challenges that can be eliminated or reduced by using ClampDisk® include over installation, cross-threading, stripped screw heads, broken screws, and damaged product.

More about the microPEM®ClampDisk® Press-on Fastener:
Ideal for micro/targeted applications in automotive electronics and consumer electronics assemblies:
· First micro fastener of its kind on the market at this size/shape
· Installs onto a pin or cast post
· Used for sheet-to-sheet attachment
· Part provides a clamping load from the flexing of its downward facing flanges located along part’s perimeter
· Can be used to replace a number of welded screw, nut, or adhesive assemblies
· Can be easily removed with a sharp-edged tool
· Compatible with multiple materials
· Rapid, easy installation – axial installation force
· Tamper-resistant design

View an animated demo of the ClampDisk® product.

About PennEngineering
Since 1942, PennEngineering has enjoyed a sustained reputation as the global leader in the fastening industry. The company’s leading brand, PEM® and microPEM® fasteners are considered the premier product in the thin sheet fastening industry, while 6 additional respected brands support our expansive capabilities:; Haeger® hardware insertion machines; PROFIL®specialty fasteners; ATLAS® brand rivet nuts; PennAuto™ high-strength fastener solutions; SI® brand inserts and Heyco® molded and stamped products.
PennEngineering’s steadfast commitment to engineering expertise and global innovation ensures that we continue to grow our portfolio with technologies and solutions that allow our customers to not only keep pace with marketplace challenges – but exceed them.

Zygology Engineered Assembly Launches Real-time PEM® Product Data Integration for their Online Store

DANBORO, PA (September 9, 2019) – As a key distributor of PEM® brand products in the UK, Zygology Engineered Assembly has enhanced their customers’ online buying experience through the deployment of Thomas Connect™, a new data solution from Thomas™, a leader in product sourcing technology.

Detailed technical data for of PEM assembly solutions seamlessly integrates with Zygology’s online store in real-time – enabling a superior information-sharing relationship between manufacturer and distributor.

The Thomas Connect™ technology will also help companies in the UK find Zygology’s range of PEM products more easily on local search engines.

The Thomas Connect™ real-time integration is available to all authorized PEM™ distributors. For more information, please contact [email protected]

Click here to see Zygology’s new online experience in action.

About PennEngineering
Since 1942, PennEngineering has enjoyed a sustained reputation as the global front-runner in the fastening industry. The company’s leading brand, PEM®, is considered the premier product in the thin sheet fastening industry, while 7 other respected brands support our expansive capabilities: microPEM® fasteners; Haeger® hardware insertion machines; PROFIL® specialty fasteners; ATLAS® brand rivet nuts; PennAuto™ high-strength fastener solutions; SI® brand inserts and Heyco® molded and stamped products.
Penn Engineering’s steadfast commitment to engineering expertise and global innovation ensures that we continue to grow our portfolio with technologies and solutions that allow our customers to not only keep pace with marketplace challenges – but exceed them.