The Need For Metric Weld Stud Components
May19

The Need For Metric Weld Stud Components

While weld stud applications are often considered for the large construction projects such as bridges and buildings, weld studs can be used with very small items as well. Using Capacitor Discharge or CD stud welding, it is possible to use this option to attach fasteners to very thin workpieces. For export to countries in the European Union, to Mexico, Canada or almost all other countries in the world, using metric weld stud may be an...

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Working With Weld Stud Concrete Anchors
Mar22

Working With Weld Stud Concrete Anchors

There are several different types of weld stud concrete anchors, but the most commonly used for bridges, buildings and other types of construction to attach steel and concrete are headed concrete weld studs. The basic design of all these types of concrete anchors, which may also be called shear connectors, is an upset head with an unthreaded shank. There is no need for threads on this type of anchor as the bottom is welded to the...

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