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Plastic Rivets

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What are plastic rivets and what are they used for?
Rivets are actually used all around us across a whole host of applications. Our selection features many different types to suit your applications, although a large proportion of our range is made up of push-in rivets. Choose from clinch rivets, arrow clip rivets, countersunk, drive fasteners, folding leg, snap rivets and many more types and styles of push-in rivet available. We also stock push in fasteners, removable rivets, barbed rivets, and quarter turn fasteners.
To ensure fast and accurate assembly in the placement of push rivets, see our rivet hand tools to support your applications. These mechanical fasteners are available in different shapes and sizes depending on your need, the fact that these rivets are used in industries from aviation to construction, gives you an idea as to the breadth of range we offer.
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Ratchet Rivets

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Ratchet Rivets are comprised of two identical parts that grip together to form a quick and convenient fastening. They act as a special cushioning washer for larger surfaces, and are ideal for rotating applications, such as rotating sheets.

These useful rivets require no tools, screws or other component parts to install - simply snap two of the rivets together by hand to form a single fastening assembly.

  • Slotted and Non slotted options available
  • Operating Temperatures: -40C up to 85C
  • Materials: Nylon 6/6
  • Colours: Natural, Black and White
  • UL94 V-2 Flame Rating

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Push-In Rivets - Snap

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Snap Rivets are a quick and easy fastener solution that can be installed without the need for any tools! Fast and economical, they have specially designed legs that expand and firmly lock the component parts permanently in place.

Browse our range that is available in a choice of Nylon materials, including; Nylon 6, Nylon 6/66 and Nylon 4/6. These options are manufactured with flame resistance ratings of UL94 V0 and UL94 V2. Also available in our Snap Rivets range are options intended for high temperature applications. These rivet options are made from Polysulfide (PSU) and are flame rated to UL94 HB - they can withstands temperatures of up to 311F (155C).

  • Good thermal and electrical insulation properties
  • Colours: Black, White and Tan
  • No tools needed.

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Push-In Rivets - Plastic, Push, Round/Square Hole

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These Push-In Rivets feature a pin for easy finger-pressure installation. They are a versatile rivet that can be mounted in round, square or rectangular holes. Square hole mounting is used for anti-rotation applications.

The rivet features a pin and a grommet, with options supplied either assembled or pre-assembled. These rivets can also be removed after installation, for added convenience.

  • Material: Nylon 6/6
  • Colours: Black and Natural
  • UL94 V0 and UL94 V2 Material Flammability Rating

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Push-In Rivets - Spreading Rivets

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Load Spreading Rivets are a type of rivet that provides a fast, economical and permanent fastening solution. Load Spreading Rivets are installed by placing the rivet body into a panel hole and pushing the pre-assembled plunger downwards into the assembly. The rivet expands in the application, providing a secure and tight fit. These rivets provide solid connections by means of blind side fixing.

Materials include; Nylon 6/6 and Polyethylene (PE). This rivet range offers good electrical insulation, and also corrosion resistance.

Sold separately is a Rivet Hand Tool, offering faster fixing and is the recommended application method.

  • Colours; Black and Natural
  • UL94 V2 flame rated options

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Unscrewing Rivets

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Unscrewing Rivets are quick release fasteners, suitable for security panels and components that need to be replaced in a hurry. They can be easily installed, tightened, loosened, and removed using a cross head screwdriver.

Our range includes several material options, including rivets made from Nylon 6 and Nylon 6/6 that have a cross drive for easy assembly or disassembly. They are ideal for use in electrical and electronic assemblies due to the good electrical insulation properties. Also available are options made from Polyamide PA6 that are suitable for larger hole diameters and offer a high retention force.

  • Fast and easy installation
  • High strength and versatile
  • Colours; Black and Natural
  • Head Styles: Round, Truss and Mushroom
  • Crossed Drive Type

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Push-In Rivets - Drive Fasteners

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Drive Fasteners feature a hollow body that increases flexibility during the insertion and removal process - making them easy to install and remove. The grommet expands as the pin is inserted, providing a snug fit.

Our range includes material options made from Natural Acetal with a UL94 HB flame resistances rating, Polyoxymethylene (POM) that are available in Black and Natural, and Nylon 6/6 in Black and Natural that offer a flame resistance rating of UL94 V0.
Drive Fasteners are a multi-purpose rivet, ideal for applications in need of a front-mounted rivet. These rivets mean that connecting, mounting and fastening is feasible without the requirement of installation tools. They can be used as an effective, decorative hole plug.

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Push-In Rivets - Folding Leg

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Folding Leg Push-In Rivets have a foldable leg design that provides a secure grip for a range of applications and materials.

Pushing the pin into the rivet body causes the legs to expand outwards, allowing them to get a firm grip on the material in the assembly. The rivet legs expand to a distance of 18.6mm.

This expansion allows the rivet to cover a larger surface area, but as a result has a weaker tensile strength. This makes these rivets more suited to thinner applications, such as cardboard boxes and other porous materials. Once installed, the rivet cannot be removed from the outside of the box.

  • Material: Nylon 6/6
  • Colour: Black and Natural
  • UL94 V2 Flame Rated

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Pop Rivets

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Pop Rivets are a convenient fastener used mainly when panel access is limited or restricted to one side. This means they tend to be installed on the rear (blind) side of the application, allowing the components to be joined together.

Suitable for light to medium duty applications; these rivets can be used in the place of adhesives, screws, nuts and bolts. Pop Rivets permanently fix two materials together. They are ideal for thin applications, and suitable for materials including; woods, metals and plastics.

Easily installed, with a hammer or with a special riveting tool. Pop Rivets are inserted into a tight panel hole, passing through the two materials being riveted.

Our Pop Rivet range is strong, but lightweight. It offers good electrical insulating properties, as well as resistance from vibration, abrasion and corrosion.

  • Materials:Nylon
  • Colours: Natural

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Push-in Rivets - Barbed

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Barbed Push-In Rivets can be inserted into threaded and unthreaded holes to form a strong and reliable joint. They are a popular choice when selecting a plastic quick fastener.

The rivets anchor has a ribbed design that ensures quick and easy installation. When inserted with a simple push into a panel hole, the ribs deflect and then spring back into position. This locks the rivet, allowing it to hold the panel securely in place.

This rivet option is useful for mounting fans, as well for the securing of seat pads and other fabric items. Suitable for a variety of materials, including; wood, foam, rubber, metals and plastics. These rivets are ideal for threaded, non-threaded, drilled or punched holes. They are available in a choice of sizes and style options, for a range of hole diameters and panel thicknesses.

  • Material: Nylon 6, Nylon 6/6 and Polypropylene (PP)
  • Colours: Translucent, Black and Natural
  • UL94 V0 and UL94V2 Flame Rated options
  • Resistant to corrosion, oil, abrasion and most chemicals
  • Non-removable

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Push-In Rivets - Countersunk

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Countersunk Rivets are used in countersunk holes and other applications that require a flat finish. Their design allows them to sit flush to a surface, meaning the rivet head will not protrude once installed. They are ideal for sliding track applications.

These rivets also benefit from a tamper resistant design and they are able to accommodate countersunk hole specification DIN ISO 7721.

  • Material: Nylon 6
  • Colours: Black and White
  • UL94 V2 Material Flammability Rating

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Push-In Rivets - Tough Rivet

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Tough Rivets have a quick and easy push-fit design. They have a one-piece design with a pre-driven pin that allows the rivet to be quickly installed by hand, or with automatic equipment. They can be easily removed by pulling the pin from the grommet.

Our range of Tough Rivets are suitable for applications requiring a push in, front-mounted (blind-side fixing) fastener, which can be removed and reused. The rivets provide that and more! They also benefit from strong vibration resistance and are a solid choice for for lightweight applications.

The rivet has a robust design that stays tough in its structure, but still provide a clean and tidy finish. These rivets are strong, reliable and are a highly economical choice.

  • Material: Nylon 6/6
  • UL94 HB and UL94 V2 Flame Rated options
  • Colour: Black

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Rivet Hand Tools

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Rivet Hand Tools made from Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene (ABS). ABS benefits from good heat, impact, chemical, impact and abrasion resistance. It also has great stability, tensile strength, surface hardness, rigidity and electrical properties, and even copes well at low temperatures. The tool provides faster assembly and more accurate placement of Drive Rivets. The large plunger head and easy grip handle reduce operator fatigue.

To install; the rivet is loaded into the tool and inserted into the prepared hole. Pressure on the plunger frees the pin and expands the rivet in the assembly.

  • Colours: Green
  • Rivets do not need to be pre-driven
  • Lightweight and tough

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Push-In Rivets - Mounting Button

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Mounting Button Push In Rivets create a tight locking solution that mates two objects together. They are ideal for applications where metal fasteners cannot be used, such as Electrical and PCB applications.

The tensions wings help lock the rivet securely in place and cover a wider surface area. The rivet can only be removed from the underside of the board.

Our range features two types. Type 1 snap-locks into a 4mm diameter hole and Type 2 snap-locks into a 4.8 mm diameter hole.

  • Material: Nylon 6/6
  • Colour: Natural
  • UL94 V2 Flame Rated

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Push-In Rivets - Heat Sink

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Heat Sink Rivets are spring mounted. They are used to fasten a heat sink to a processor chip on a PCB. The metal spring provides continuous pressure to the heat sink until thermal adhesive cures.

Our range has two options. One has a Chrome Plated Steel spring and the other a Stainless Steel spring. The Stainless Steel option can also be installed using a cross head screwdriver.

  • Material: Nylon 6/6
  • Colour: Natural
  • UL94 V2 Material Flammability Rating

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Push-In Rivets - Snap Lock Pins

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A Snap Lock Pin creates an effective fast joint that is quick and easy to assemble; especially helpful for applications that do not allow screws and nuts to be used.

Snap Locks Pins are an ideal option for fixing connectors to Printed Circuit Boards (PCB) ahead of soldering. Additionally, they can also be used as a standard push fit panel fastener. They are easy to use, simply insert them into the panel hole and push down. They provide a clean and tidy finish.

This range features Snap Lock Pins with an arrowhead design, for a more secure hold and offering a wide clamping range.

Snap Lock Pins clip and lock easily into pre-punched holes, and they have excellent vibration, abrasion and corrosion resistance.

  • Material: Nylon 6/6
  • UL94 V2 Flame Rated
  • Colour: Natural

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Snap-Together Rivets - Male/Female Ratchet

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Snap Fastener that includes both a Polypropylene (PP) male clip and a Low Density Polyethylene (LDPE) female washer.

The rivet assembly includes a male clip and a female washer. The male clip is ratcheted into the female washer; the single assembly is used to mate two surfaces together. This rivet assembly is an ideal choice for corrugated panels.

  • Quick and easy installation
  • Colours include; Black and White
  • UL94 V0 Flame Rating

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Push-In Rivets - Key Hole Clip

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Key Hole Clips have a hollow interior that is shaped like a key hole. This design allows the clip to collapse more completely for easy finger-pressure assembly. The tapered, bullet-style point of the rivet clip helps guide into a panel.

These clips provide good electrical insulation. They also have resistance to vibration, abrasion and corrosion - making them a durable and cost-effective fastening solution. Available for a range of hole diameters and panel thicknesses.

  • Material: Nylon 6/6
  • Colour: Natural
  • UL94 V2 Material Flammability Rating

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Snap Latch Rivets

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Snap Latch Rivets comprise of a Plunger made from Nylon 6 and a Grommet made from Polycarbonate (PC). Together they form a Snap Latch assembly for the joining and securing of panels.

To install; simply push the grommet into the removable panel and then the desired plunger into the grommet. When the panel and plunger are pushed into the fixed panel, it locks them together. Pull on the plunger to easily remove the non-fixed panel.

These handy panel fasteners are ideal for applications that require regular maintenance work. They are offered in easy-grip or mini-grip designs to suit an array of panel hole and thickness ranges.

Snap Latch Rivets are ideal for applications, such as; electrical equipment, metal enclosures, telecommunications equipment, appliances, and more.

  • Grommet and Plunger are sold separately.
  • Colors: Black and White

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Canoe Clips

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Canoe Clips are a low-cost fastener, designed to work in the same way as a rivet or a screw. The design of these clips means they are easier to remove than other rivets. The range features a variety of styles, including those with a fully hollow anchor, or those that have a partially hollow anchor.

Suitable for front panel mounting, these economical clips easily snap into round holes and cover a smaller surface area. They are ideal for securely holding a variety of materials in place, including both metals and plastics. No tools are required for installation - simply apply thumb pressure over the flat round-shaped head.

Our range offers good electric insulation, as well as vibration, abrasion and corrosion resistance. They can be used on electronic, automotive or machine applications. Canoe Clips insert neatly into panel holes, and are ideal for long-term signs and displays. They can be removed and reused on occasion; however, thanks to their extra firm grip, they are better suited to applications that do not change very often.

  • Material: Nylon 6/6
  • Colours: Grey, Black and Natural
  • UL94 V2 Flame Rated options

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Quarter Turn Fasteners

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Quarter Turn Fasteners engage receptacles and are fastened by turning the stud about 90 degrees - a process known as a 'quarter-turn rotation'. The fastener provides a predictable holding force and offers a detent in locked position that resists opening in error. A solution that is quick, but secure in its assembly. They are a fast fastener that provide a permanent mounting solution. An ideal choice, suitable for security panels and components that need to be replaced in a hurry.

To install and remove; Use a flat-head screwdriver or a coin and give the fastener a quarter-turn. This releases the bottom panel while retaining the fastener in the removable panel. Alternatively, drive the plunger into the grommet with a hammer that locks two panels together.

Our range of Quarter Turn Fasteners is available in a choice of materials, including; Acetal Co-Polymer, Acetal RMS-14, Nylon 6/6 and Polyamide.

  • Crossed and Slotted Drive Types
  • Suitable for a wide range of panel depths and mounting hole sizes
  • Quick-release and fast assembly
  • Locks and unlocks with an easy quarter turn rotation
  • Materials: Acetal, Acetal Co-polymer, Nylon and PA
  • UL94 HB and UL94 V2 flame rated options available
  • Colours: Black, Natural and White

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Push-In Rivets - Push In Fasteners

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Push Fasteners are an easy to use and quick fastening solution that is ideal for neatly, and securely joining two parts together. They are made from Natural Nylon 6/6.

Nylon is a strong, tough and durable material often used for connecting elements and other technical components. These fasteners provide an inexpensive, fast, and convenient method to join plastic, light sheet metal, insulating materials, circuit boards, or any other thin, lightweight material. Push Fasteners have specially designed legs that provide compression and expansion, helping to lock the fastener into pre-punched holes. They also have large heads for much easier assembly, and can be reused - making them an economical choice for your application.

This range lock into pre-punched panels. The effective design, as well as the Nylon material used to produce them, makes them vibration, abrasion and corrosion resistant.

  • UL94 V2 flame rated options

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Snap-Together Rivets - Male/Female Push

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Two part Push Clips featuring male and female pieces that form to hold flat panels together. The two rivets have teeth that grip to each other for quick and easy fastening that leaves a smooth appearance on both sides.

Made from UL94 V2 flame rated Nylon 6/6; the fastener features low profiles on both sides of the assembly.

  • Colours Include: Black and White
  • Resistant to corrosion, oil, abrasion and most chemicals.

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Snap-Together Rivets - Male/Female Mini

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Mini Snap Rivets comprised of male and female parts. Made from Natural Nylon 6/6 that is UL94 V2, RMS-01. The perfect solution for fixing two panels together, with a simple snap.

Quickly install by simply pressing together. These rivets are an ideal choice for outdoor environments. They are resistant to corrosion, oil, abrasion and most chemicals.

  • Male and female parts are pack and sold separately
  • Temperature Range: -40C up to 85C

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