ITW Shakeproof industrial

CASE STUDIES

TAP/R® for Dishwashers

Problem:

Customer had issues with using a machine screw in a blind tapped hole in stainless steel due to debris in the threads and cross threading.

Solution:

Customers moved to a Tap/R® thread forming screw, which was able to clear debris from the hole and properly find the mating threads during installation.

Impact:

Eliminated down time on the assembly line due to debris in the hole and cross threading.

Tap/R fastener
Dishwasher Open