Semi-tubular Rivets
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Semi-tubular Rivet Basics

Simple no-special-skills-required fastening

Semi-tubular rivets are quick and easy to fasten using a rivet setter and do not require extensive operator training to use.


Reliable Fastening

Semi-tubular rivets do not loosen easily, provide reliable fastening, and allow for easy after-installation visual inspection.


Improved work efficiency

Replacing screws, nuts or bolts with semi-tubular rivets can greatly improve assembly speeds.


Customizable to specific applications

Semi-tubular rivets can be tailor-made from a variety of materials to be used in a wide range of industries from electrical contacts to decorative applications.

Fastening with Semi-tubular Rivets
Examples of Customized Semi-tubular Rivets

Shoulder rivet

Shoulder rivet | Semi-tubular Rivet
The height of this rivet after fastening is constant allowing it to be used as a pivot or support pin in many applications.
[ Uses ]
Glass window slats, various levers and handle pivots
[ Shoulder rivet  ]

Expansion rivet

Expansion rivet  | Semi-tubular Rivet
The shaft of expansion rivets swells during fastening to help align the workpieces. In addition, the double curl on the end provides tight fastening without the risk of cracks in the curl.
[ Uses ]
Hole punches
[ Expansion rivet ]

Double headed rivet

Double headed rivet  | Semi-tubular Rivet
Two different size rivets can be combined to form a double headed rivet.
[ Uses ]
Wheeled suitcase handles and kitchen knife handles
[ Double head rivet   ]
Example Applications for Semi-tubular Rivets
Semi-tubular Rivets : Example Applications
Windshield Wipers Semi-tubular rivets are used in windshield wipers. These rivets are covered in a special coating so they can withstand harsh weather conditions.
Semi-tubular Rivets : Example Applications
Baby Strollers The extraordinary durability and reliability of semi-tubular rivets makes them ideal for baby strollers.
Semi-tubular Rivets : Example Applications
Window Shutters Semi-tubular shoulder rivets are used to fasten the moveable fittings that hold the glass panes of some types of window shutters.
Semi-tubular Rivets : Example Applications
Stepladders The superior fastening strength of semi-tubular rivets means they are often used in the joints of stepladders which need to withstand heavy loads.
Semi-tubular Rivets : Example Applications
Bags Semi-tubular rivets are used in some bags where they must both be strong and visually appealing.By choosing the right rivet head shape, the rivet can also give the bag a very unique look.
Semi-tubular Rivets : Example Applications
Cooking utensils Semi-tubular rivets are used in many cooking utensils where they must not only be able to withstand rapid heating and cooling but also be water resistant and strong.
Semi-tubular Rivets CATALOG IMAGES
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Catalog Contents:

■ Parts of a Semi-Tubular Rivet


■ Features

■ Fastening process


■ Operating precautions

■ Types of heads


■ Rivet type

■ Types of materials and relevant JIS


■ Strength test results by material and shank diameter

■ Examples of customized rivets


■ Countersunk Semi-Tubular Rivets

■ Flat Head Semi-Tubular Rivets


■ Low Round Head Semi-Tubular Rivets

■ Round Head Semi-Tubular Rivets