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Since 1974, Captive Fastener Corporation has been solely dedicated to manufacturing the finest quality self-clinching fasteners for a variety of industrial and electronics equipment produced by major OEMs.
All Captive self-clinching fasteners conform to industry standards, which enables them to be fed through all standard automatic insertion equipment, and provide a substitute for form, fit and function.
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  CHTS Studs for Thin Stainless Steel
Series
Cross. Ref*
Material
Finish
CHTS
FH4
400 Series Stainless Steel
Passivated
ASTM A380

Captive Series CHTS Studs provide a strong, flush-head assembly in stainless steel sheet material as thin as .040 in. (1.0 mm). The heat-treated 400 Series stainless steel studs may be installed with a standard shop press and provide high torque-out and pushout performance in materials with a Rockwell Hardness of B-92 or less.
Self-clinching nuts provide a strong female thread in panels that are too thin to be conventionally tapped. They are installed by placing them in properly pre-cut holes in sheets and applying enough force for metal to cold flow into an undercut.
Self-Clinching Nuts
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Types of Self-Clinching Nuts Available at TCH:
Self-Clinching Studs
Self-clinching studs are installed by placing them in properly pre-cut holes in sheets and applying enough force for metal to cold flow into an undercut.
This allows the nut to be integrated into the sheet with a strong bond, but installs flush on the underside of the panel. The serrated ring prevents the nut from rotating and have excellent torque and push out characteristics.
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Types of Captive Studs Available at TCH :

Standoffs 
Standoffs are used in applications that require mounting, spacing or stacking panels, boards or components. These standoffs are pressed into pre-cut round holes and pressed with parallel squeezing force.They can mount permanently to sheets as thin as 0.025"/0.63mm.
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Types of Standoffs Available at TCH :


Pins and Other 
Self-clinching pins are ideal for compact electronic assemblies. These pins are easily installed by squeezing them into a properly sized hole in a sheet. With applied force, the metal will cold flow and clinch them permanently into place. They can be installed into a variety of hardness (HRB 92/ HB195).
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Types of Pins and Other Fasteners Available at TCH :

Pins
Other

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