Specialty Screw Corporation is pleased to announce the appointment of William Osgood Associates as our sales representatives in the state of Michigan and Windsor, Canada area. Concentrating in the Detroit Metro area for more than thirty years this five person agency joins our sales group with extensive automotive experience. They have an in depth knowledge and understanding of their customers and the requirements in the automotive market place. Please join us in welcoming Robert Angell, Erik … [Read more...]
What is MATPoint®?
MATPoint® is one of the many available designs of MAThread®. The others are MAThread® dog point, MAThread® PPoint and MAThread® Radiused Point. They are all extremely versatile and feed well in the application. The MAThread forces the two thread helixes to align, every time, without fail. The fasteners then drive easily, with reduced effort. MATPoint works with all types of nuts and internal threads, including lock nuts, making it very useful. It has unrivaled anti-cross thread performance … [Read more...]
Uses of MAThread!
MAThread® has no size restrictions, the type of fastener head is irrelevant, material, and surface coating doesn't matter. MAThread® works and works well without any of these restrictions. The thread design prevents virtually all jamming or cross threading during installation also actively aligns the fastener and it's mating part during assembly. It's an ergonomic dream for the installer, efficiency realization for the production department, and a cost reduction for your accounting department … [Read more...]
Green Business Nominee
Mayor Larry Morrissey and Winnebago County Board Chairman Scott Christiansen presented awards at the inaugural Whos's Going Green awards. The ceremony was held at the Webbs Norman Center at the Rockford Park District headquarters on 401 South Main Street. Specialty Screw Corporation - Green Businesses Receive Accolades Specialty Screw Corporation is a manufacturer of cold head special fasteners for the Automotive, Electrical, Recreational, Hardware, Outdoor Power Equipment, Distribution, … [Read more...]
TS16949 recommened by Intertek
During the week of March 11th, 2013 sSc Specialty Screw Corporation a manufacturer of special cold head fasteners, collar studs, special rivets, ball studs, and engineered fasteners was audited by Intertek and based on the results has been recommended for the TS16949:2002 certification and ISO9001:2000 recertification. ISO/TS 16949 is a Technical Specification not an ISO standard. The International Automotive Task Force (IATF), which consists of an international group of vehicle manufacturers, … [Read more...]
Russ to Speak at Rockford Chamber
Russ Johansson President of Specialty Screw Corporation will speak at the Rockford Illinois Chamber Breakfast Buzz, on May 14, 2008. Tim Melloch, Director of Energy Efficiency Services at ComEd, will provide an update on the status and scheduled launch of a three year plan and proposed new energy efficiency programs. Russ Johansson will share how energy management systems and reducing waste conserves our natural resources and can save your company money. To learn more about the Breakfast Buzz … [Read more...]
Watch MAThread in Action!
Yes, you can watch the MAThread straighten itself. The video shows 15 degrees of misalignment and yet MAThread performs without jamming, cross threading, etc... Isn't it amazing. Click here to watch. … [Read more...]
Specialty Screw Corporation is pleased to announce that we have received a license to manufacture the MAThread and MATpoint. MAThread is a self aligning feature that is incorporated into the point and starting threads of the fastener. It is listed in the General Motors Worldwide Standards, is being incorporated into the Chrysler / Mercedes Benz standards, and is used by Ford Motor Company. … [Read more...]
Quality is our primary concern for your satisfaction. Quality control methods include computerized Statistical Process Control archived documentation, as well as equipment and gage calibration. Inspection utilizes tri-roll gages, hardness testers, and optical comparators. We also offer automated sorting technology for assurance of contaminant free product for use in automated feeding equipment. Our reputation and commitment to excellence has helped us meet quality standards of Ford Q1, … [Read more...]