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Is there any way to expedite lead time?

Is there any way to expedite lead time?

Yes, we can expedite the following parts:

The slotted head of MTH-series

Reason for this is that we can machine these parts by a subcontractor in 2 weeks instead of 16 weeks.

Here is a list of part numbers we can supply by machining:

How to install an adjustable receptacle?

How to install an adjustable receptacle?

The adjustable receptacle consists of 3 parts:

The cage, the insert and the pin

Please follow the following steps:

1) engage the stud

2) screw the insert to the lock condition

3) adjust all fasteners in the panel

4) use a quick push turn action to unlock the stud

As panels tend to have a life of their own, just locking sequences can suddenly render a fastener too tight/too loose.

What adjustable receptacles are available?

What adjustable receptacles are available?

Turnlock has adjustable receptacles available in 2 series:

1) Medium duty Tiny Housed-series

2) Heavy duty Grommet Retained-series

 

The MOST important thing about adjustable receptacles is that you can use the same stud length for different panel thicknesses.

How to adjust/install:

By screwing the insert inside the receptacle more in or out, you can adjust the receptacle to work with the stud at your specific panel thickness.

There are regular adjustable and floating adjustable receptacles.

Very interesting to know is that most are also available in Aluminium, which makes them very low weight.

The following adjustable receptacles are available:

There is also a special type of receptalce:

The adjustable threaded receptacle

By screwing this into the prepared tapped hole,

You need to use locktite to fix the receptacle in which you can choose where you install it exactly.

The following adjustable threaded receptacles exist:

The part MTHRAE428S HAS t

Do you have more information on your HSA material?

Do you have more information on your HSA material?

HSA stands for High Strength Aluminium. It's a material we can supply for some of our parts. You can find the parts here:

The material has properties so that it has a strong tensile and shear strength. It's being used in racing, Airbus/Honeywell, etc.

Why is there a difference in spring force between some parts?

The interpretation for structural is that any structure such as a fastened panel is critical to the design loads of an airframe.  If fasteners fail and

Discover our Aluminium TurnLock parts

Discover our Aluminium TurnLock parts

These Aluminium parts are typically used in the Aerospace industry.

These parts are available in the MTH-series and the HGR-series.

Both series have the slotted, cross, and ring handles availabe in the High Strength Aluminium parts.

Please use these studs with the following receptacles, which are also all Aluminium parts to have a lower weight:

MTHR25A

Please use these studs with the following receptacles, which are also all Aluminium plated to have a lower weight:

HGRR33A

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