tapping screw

tapping screw

[′tap·iŋ ‚skrü]
(design engineering)

sheet-metal screw, tapping screw

sheet-metal screws
A coarse-threaded, tapered screw with a slotted head for driving with a screwdriver; used for fastening sheet metal and other materials, without a tapped hole and without a nut.

tapping screw

tapping screw
See sheet-metal screw.
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Turns out the tapping screw and machine bolts that come with the new assemblies are too short.
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With a reputation as a forthright leader who could take niche technologies and make them popular with the general public, he led the company in to a successful leading manufacturer and supplier of high quality self tapping screws, wood screws, machine screws, bolts & nails in different sizes, which is used in almost every industry.
Inventories thread rolling screws, thread cutting screws, machine screws, self tapping screws, nuts, bolts and washers.
Practical alternatives to tapped holes, weld nuts, rivets, and self-drilling or tapping screws and can enable close-to-edge mounting.
Collects 16 ASTM specifications for steel structural tubing, steel sheet used to manufacture framing members and exterior building products, drill screws, tapping screws, installation of lead bearing studs, and gypsum board.
These inserts are practical alternatives to tapped holes, weld nuts, rivets, and self-drilling or tapping screws, and can be installed permanently anywhere using a hand-held portable tool.
These aluminum, brass, steel and stainless-steel threaded inserts can serve as practical alternatives to tapped holes, weld nuts, rivets and self-drilling or tapping screws.