New microPEM® TackSert™ (Type TK™) pins are designed with a diagnol knurl to hold a top panel to a bottom panel or chassis by broaching into the bottom panel/chassis. Type TKA (aluminum) pins are suitable for broaching into plastic applications, and Type TK4 (400 series stainless steel) pins are suitable for broaching into castings and brittle materials.
• Secure panels to common magnesium die casting materials such as AZ91D. Also appropriate for attaching panels to plastics such as ABS.
• Simple, press-in installation. Does not require heat or ultrasonics.
• Alternative to micro screws, eliminating many of the costs associated with threaded hardware.
• Top sheet can be any material.
• Low profile head.