This text provides a unique, practical and comprehensive 'how to' introduction to plastic-to-plastic, non-permanent assemblies. Covering a full range of information in an easy to understand, nontechnical format, this outstanding work affords the confident understanding needed to keep pace with advances in plastic technology.

chapter 1|13 pages

Introduction to Plastics

chapter 2|18 pages

Mechanical Fasteners Used in Plastics

chapter 3|14 pages

Fastening Characteristics of Plastics

chapter 4|43 pages

Generic Name Plastics

chapter 5|13 pages

Tradename Plastics

chapter 7|22 pages

Typical Applications

chapter 8|14 pages

The Fastener Laboratory

chapter 9|22 pages

Power Screwdriving Equipment

chapter 10|18 pages

Inserts and Insertion Methods