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The PLASTITE® 48 screw combines a unique TRILOBULAR™ body with a 48º thread profile to maximize performance and reliability. Two thread-forming styles are available to meet the specific requirements of a wide range of thermoplastics.
Unit of Measure

Specifications

Profile

N/A 48 º

Configuration

N/A Tri-Roundular

Angle

N/A Steep Helix

Industry Focus/Applications

N/A Thermoplastics

Features

Features

N/A
  • Tri-roundular configuration that allows displaced material to cold flow back into relief areas
  • 48º profile allows thread to penetrate deeply into plastic material
  • Twin lead design and steep helix angle provide greater shear in soft plastics

Benefits

Benefits

N/A
  • Reduces possibility of boss failure
  • Increases product reliability
  • Eliminates need for inserts and lock washers
  • Minimizes radial stress
  • Allows design of thinner bosses
  • Generates strong mating threads
  • Resists vibration loosening
  • Reduces probability of strip-out and pull-out
  • Increases holding power
  • Allows faster seating of fastener
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POPRolok
SEMSTaptite 2000
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