How to choose the type of self-piercing rivet(1)

Update:19 Jan 2020

Overall features of self-piercing rivets Self-piercing […]

Overall features of self-piercing rivets
Self-piercing rivets are divided into several series according to their geometric shapes and specifications. Each series is based on the different materials of the self-piercing rivet, the rivet head method, and the diameter of the nail rod.
It is divided into many different types and lengths, and it has all-round consideration of processing technology regulations and application requirements;
To select the best rivet for a given riveting process, many main parameters of the process and key points of the entire process must be considered. After selecting the rivet, it is necessary to match the rivet equipment suitable for the actual situation of the customer. The following key points are usually considered when selecting rivets:
Typical application characteristics
Board type: aluminum alloy plate, thick steel plate, plastic plate or sandwich plate
Lower strength material Cold rolled thick steel plate or aluminum alloy plate
Medium level strength material Hot rolled thick steel plate, extruded plate or forged plate only
Low tensile strength material Medium carbon steel, non-ferrous plate aluminum alloy or plastic plate
High tensile strength material HSLA steel or DP & TRIP steel
The total thickness of the board is 1mm to 6mm steel, 1mm to 12mm aluminum
Composite riveting of a variety of material plates Plastic + metal materials, aluminum alloy plates + thick steel plates
Functional car, house
Non-functional furniture, wooden cabinets, spare parts, etc.