The Klincher Locknut was designed for high vibration applications. Vibration is a factor that can negatively affect the performance of many lock nuts, self-locking nuts, high torque lock nuts, reusable lock nuts, prevailing torque nuts / lock nuts and various other fastening devices. But the Klincher Locknut was designed for high vibration and that is one of the reasons why jet engine, aircraft and aerospace companies, and other demanding industries, have continued to use them since their introduction in 1943. Dual Machine manufactures both standard Klincher Locknuts, as well as custom Build-to-Print versions for the aviation and aerospace industry, where different dimensions, tolerances and/or threading is required. In these cases, Dual Machine manufactures exactly what you specify for your specific application.
When high vibration, tensile strength, corrosion and temperature are factors, companies rely on Klincher Locknuts. The Klincher Locknut’s unique design, even distribution of stress and loads, and ability to be reused, make it the perfect lock nut for demanding applications. Klincher Locknuts are commonly used in the following applications:
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