Rivet produces a strong, permanent, tamper proof joint quickly and easily it will also not strip out or vibrate loose like threaded fasteners. Steel rivets are much stronger than aluminum, use steel rivets for very heavy duty jobs and when riveting steel to steel. Determine rivet diameter by strength needed for job, determine rivet grip range by thickness of materials being fastened.
- Long Rivet
- Material: Stainless steel
- Grip length: 1/2"
- Diameter: 1/8"
- Pack Size: 15
- Use steel rivets for very heavy duty jobs and when riveting steel to steel
- Use aluminum rivets for lighter weight jobs and materials such as aluminum, fabrics, plastics, leather, etc
- Use washers when joining soft materials or when existing hole is oversize