PennEngineering

PennEngineering, headquartered in Danboro, PA and founded in 1942, is a global leader in fastening solutions and the parent of PennEngineering, PennEngineering Automotive Fasteners, 3V® Fasteners Company, Inc. and QRP®, Inc. PennEngineering companies provide fastener and fastener installation design and product solutions worldwide for diverse industries, including electronics, computer, data/telecom, medical, automotive, marine, aerospace/aircraft, and general manufacturing.

Our fastener quality management system is ISO9001 registered and Department of Defense QSLM approved, and we can support DFARS clause 252.225-7014 requirements. In addition, our Galway, Ireland, and Kunshan, China facilities are registered to Technical Specification ISO/TS 16949. This further underscores our commitment to excellence as we continue to provide quality products and services that meet or exceed our customers’ expectations.

Featured Articles & Products

Self-Clinching Free-Running Locknuts from PennEngineering

New PEM® S-RT™ self-clinching free-running locknuts from PennEngineering® feature a modified thread angle enabling easier tightening of mating screws and superior vibration-resistant locking performance in thin metal assemblies. The modified thread formation allows mating screws to spin freely during the attachment process until clamp load is induced during the screw-tightening process. The applied clamp load [Read More]

Stainless steel flush nuts for thin metal sheets won’t mar surfaces

The design challenge is to fasten thin metal sheets in a manner that assures load-bearing threads that are stronger than tapped holes. In addition, the fastening cannot protrude on either side of the sheet. One solution is the PEMSERT self-clinching flush nut. These nuts can be installed before sheet bending and forming to provide threads [Read More]

PEM VariMount Fastening System

PEM® VariMount® Fastening System Enables Use of Self-Clinching Fasteners

The PEM® VariMount® fastening system from PennEngineering® enables the use of PEM® self-clinching fasteners for attachment applications in composites, plastics, metal, and any rigid material or panel. The system integrates a self-clinching nut, stud, or standoff pre-installed permanently into a steel or stainless steel base plate. The base plate with multiple radial holes effectively becomes [Read More]

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