The industrial fasteners at Commerce Hose & Industrial Products are high-quality, stainless steel fasteners that can be used in a variety of applications across multiple industries. We prioritize the quality of our fasteners because they need to be able to withstand a number of weather and chemical elements as well as last a long time. Some refer to industrial fasteners as permanent fasteners because of their shelf life.
When it comes to fasteners, it’s important to understand the basics so that you know what type of industrial fastener you need for your project. Oftentimes in the industry we will use the words ‘industrial screws’ and ‘industrial bolts’ interchangeably.
However, there are a few differences: A bolt is a fastener like a screw, but it is held in place either by a nut or a threaded hole on the other side of the bolt.
The most common types of industrial bolts include: