What is the uses of snap head?

Sharad Jaiswal
Sharad Jaiswal

Posted On: Nov 23, 2022


Snap head rivets are two-piece rivets that are used to join two or more materials.

Below are some uses of Snap head rivets:

  • Snap head rivets are mostly used in large structural work like manufacturing and construction.
  • It is used to make a permanent joint in different applications.
  • They are capable to provide support and strength to different products e.g. in boiler-making, and bridge girder construction.
  • It is used to fasten materials like rubber, plastic, hardboard, metal, wood, etc.
  • Snap head rivets are preferable because when the iron rivet cooled and contracted, the joint became more tightened.
  • These rivets are lightweight and easy to use.

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