Standard (KWN) 0-1/2'' grip wing-nut cleco fasteners. The Wing Nut series is a hand operated clamp with a wide range of grip force. It is best suited for low-production settings where additional tools (pliers, wrenches, ratchets, etc.) are not required. This allows for application in areas with limited space.
Cleco fasteners provide the best method for holding sheets together for drilling or riveting. Drill the size hole needed for the rivet and insert the cleco fastener. Cleco Fasteners are color coded for easy identification.
Clecos, or skin pins as they are sometimes called, have played an important role in automotive, racing and aircraft sheet metal repair for decades. Hand operated Cleco fasteners consist of spring or plier operated, bar nut and wing nut styles. Power operated Clecos include hex nut, cylindrical body or round body types.
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The 'free-wheeling' wing-nut is easy to grip and will back completely off while still remaining intact with the body. Clamping force ranges from 12-300 lbs making it suitable for all types of metallic and composite materials.
What are Cleco fasteners? Cleco fasteners are speciality fasteners made for industrial design. Clecos, or Skin Pins as they are sometimes called, are made of metal, and require a great deal of compression pressure to properly fasten. Cleco Fasteners are generally used to bind two sheets of metal together in a secure fashion prior to riveting or welding.
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