Bolts and Fasteners

Learning objectives:

  • Identify the standards associated with bolts and fasteners.
  • Describe the different types of basic fasteners and their applications.
  • Discuss the appropriate specification and selection criteria for fasteners.
  • Describe the various types of locking devices in common use.
  • Select the proper fastener for a given application.
  • Demonstrate the proper torquing techniques for various mechanical fasteners.