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Webinar: Thread Fit Matters

08/15/2014 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am

The Fastener Training Institute® and the Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI) are proud to announce their educational expansion into web based training. This co-produced inaugural event, Thread Fit Matters, will be taught by Joe Greenslade, IFI Director of Engineering Technology. Click here to register

Thread Fit Matters is a 1 ½ hour live, interactive webinar to be presented on August 15, 8:00 a.m. PST. Joe Greenslade is an acknowledged expert on this material and has taught widely on the subject. This webinar is an extraordinary opportunity to experience Joe 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!


Instructor: Joe Greenslade

    • Director of Engineering Technology for the Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI)
    • Served in many capacities in the fastener industry since 1970 and has written more than 300 technical articles for fastener trade journals
    • Serves on all of the fastener standards organization committees for the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the American Society for Materials and Testing, SAE, and ISO

Date: Friday, August 15, 2014

Time: 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time

Pricing information, paid by Wednesday, August 13:
Click here to register

    One participant: List price, $199. Special introductory price, $99.

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

    Login information for this webinar will be provided 2 weeks prior to the event.

    No registrations will be accepted after August 13.

    Cancellations and requests for refunds must be made no later than August 11. No requests for refunds will be accepted after August 11.

    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.


8:00 am - 9:30 am


Anywhere, United States