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Webinar: Thread Fit Matters

07/30/2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

The Fastener Training Institute® is proud to announce their rebroadcast of Thread Fit Matters taught by renowned Jim Speck.
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Thread Fit Matters is a 1 ½ hour live, interactive webinar to be presented on July 30, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. PST. Jim Speck is an acknowledged industry expert with over 30 years experience. Jim has presented numerous workshops and seminars on fastener fundamentals, fastener applications and screw thread technology. He is the author of numerous key publications including his textbook “Mechanical Fastening, Joining and Assembly”. The second edition of which was recently published. This webinar is an extraordinary opportunity to experience Jim presenting this important material and to have your fastener questions answered.

Topics include:

    • Thread terminology (inch and metric)
    • Classes of inch and metric threads
    • Product thread acceptability rules from ASME B1.2, B1.3, and ISO 1502
    • Rules regarding plated and coated threads
    • Torque test procedure for nicked and plated or coated threads
    • Types of thread gages and their proper use

Thread Fit Matters is designed for individuals who buy, sell or use industrial fastening products. It is beneficial to all who want to expand their knowledge and a great introduction for those new to the industry.

Who should attend:

    • Purchasing
    • Sales
    • Warehouse
    • Technical

This is a great class for distributors, manufacturers, importers and end users!

speck 24< Instructor: Jim Speck

    • Worked as a regional manager of the Johnson Gage Company following an extensive career in the fastener industry at Holo-Krome and Crescent Manufacturing
    • Trained and served as a technical expert in the Department of Commerce’s National Voluntary Laboratory Accreditation program for fasteners and metals
    • Author of numerous key publications

Date: Thursday, July 30, 2015

Time: 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time

Pricing information,
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    One participant: List price, $199. Special price, $99.

    Multiple participants (one location): List price $299. Special price, $199.

    Login information for this webinar will be provided 1 week prior to the event.

    Cancellations and requests for refunds must be made no later than July 29.

    The Fastener Training Institute reserves the right to change instructors or cancel seminars and cannot be held responsible for costs incurred other than the registration fee.


11:00 am - 12:30 pm


Anywhere, United States