Fastening method

PROFIL offers a wide variety of product families and makes the following distinctions among the fastening processes listed below.

Self-Piercing and -Riveting Self Riveting Pressing In
Specific advantages
  • Installation in one step/li>
  • Minimum space requirements within the tool
  • Minimum tolerances
  • Simple installation in every work direction (no evacuation of slugs)
  • Easy joining of high strength steel up to a tensile strength of Rm = 1500 MPa
  • Suitable for a wide range of sheet metal thicknesses with only one Nut type (t = 0,5 mm - 5 mm)
  • Easy and simple tool maintenance
  • All kinds of surface coatings are feasible (no deformation of the Fastener by piercing or riveting)
  • Wide range of sheet metal thicknesses available
  • Solutions for single or multistage installation available