PVC Pan Head Screws - Cross Recessed Phillips
Measurement System: Metric
Drive Type: Cross Recessed/Phillips
Max temperature: 90°C/194°F
Flammability: UL94 V-0
PVC Pan Head Screws - Cross Recessed Phillips conform to the following Standards/Norms:
PVC pan head screws are a specific type of fastener designed for applications that involve polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and other plastic materials. These screws are distinguished by their unique pan-shaped heads, characterized by a flat top and slightly rounded sides. The selection of PVC as the polymer for pan head screws is informed by its distinct chemical characteristics, which set it apart from other polymers and make it a preferred choice for specific applications across various industries.
Chemical Characteristics of PVC
Polyvinyl chloride (PVC) exhibits a set of chemical properties that make it a suitable choice for specific applications, including those requiring pan head screws. These chemical characteristics include:
Chemical Resistance: PVC displays high resistance to a wide range of chemicals, including acids, alkalis, and many organic solvents. This chemical resistance is particularly valuable in applications where the material may come into contact with corrosive substances, such as in the chemical processing industry.
Durability: PVC is known for its durability and longevity. It can withstand exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation, moisture, and harsh weather conditions without significant degradation. This property makes it well-suited for both indoor and outdoor applications, including construction and signage.
Flame Retardance: PVC possesses inherent flame-retardant properties, contributing to its fire safety. It is often used in materials and products where fire resistance is a crucial consideration, such as electrical cables and building materials.
Electrical Insulation: PVC is an excellent electrical insulator, making it ideal for use in the electrical and electronics industry. It is commonly used for cable insulation, wiring, and electrical conduit due to its insulating properties.
Low Moisture Absorption: PVC exhibits relatively low moisture absorption, ensuring dimensional stability even in humid or damp conditions. This property is advantageous in applications where maintaining the material's shape and properties is essential.
Cost-Effectiveness: PVC is a cost-effective polymer, making it an attractive choice for applications where budget constraints play a role in material selection.
Applications and Industries
PVC pan head screws are purposefully designed to work seamlessly with PVC and other plastic materials, and they find applications across a range of industries due to their compatibility with PVC and the unique properties of the polymer. Key applications and industries that benefit from PVC pan head screws include:
Construction and Building Industry: PVC is a common material in construction for applications such as window frames, plumbing systems, and roofing. PVC pan head screws are indispensable for securely fastening PVC components in building and infrastructure projects. The pan-shaped heads provide a clean, uniform appearance, while PVC's chemical resistance and durability make it suitable for both indoor and outdoor use.
Electrical and Electronics: PVC is widely used in the electrical and electronics industry for its excellent electrical insulation properties. PVC pan head screws play a crucial role in electrical enclosures, cable management systems, and junction boxes, securely attaching PVC components without compromising electrical safety. The choice of these screws is based on their compatibility with the material and the need for a secure electrical connection.
Automotive and Transportation: PVC is found in various automotive components, including interior trim panels, cable harnesses, and dashboard components. PVC pan head screws are employed to assemble and secure these PVC parts. The pan-shaped heads provide a uniform surface finish, maintaining the aesthetics of the vehicle interior.
Signage and Display: PVC's weather resistance and versatility make it a popular material for signs, banners, and displays. In signage and display applications, PVC pan head screws are used to mount and fasten PVC signs and panels securely. The design of the pan head ensures that the screws do not interfere with the visual presentation of the signage or display.
Marine and Boating: PVC's resistance to moisture and chemicals makes it suitable for marine applications. PVC pan head screws are used in the assembly and maintenance of boat interiors, exteriors, and fixtures. Their corrosion-resistant properties are invaluable in the saltwater environment, contributing to the longevity of marine equipment.
DIY and Home Improvement: PVC pan head screws are popular among DIY enthusiasts and in home improvement projects. Individuals use these screws for a range of PVC-related tasks, from installing PVC wall panels to building custom PVC fixtures. The screws offer a convenient and reliable fastening solution for DIY projects involving PVC materials.
In conclusion, PVC pan head screws are engineered to work effectively with PVC and other plastic materials, making them indispensable components in various industries. The choice of PVC as the polymer for these screws is influenced by its unique chemical characteristics, which include chemical resistance, durability, flame retardance, electrical insulation, low moisture absorption, and cost-effectiveness. Industries such as construction, electrical, automotive, signage, marine, and DIY benefit from the secure and aesthetically pleasing fastening solutions that PVC pan head screws provide in their respective applications.
The PVC data sheet is available as a PDF to download below.
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|Pan Head Screw Dimension Table (ISO7045/DIN7985)
|Head Diameter (mm)
|Head Height (mm)
Dimensions for PVC Pan Head Screws - Cross Recessed Phillips in all available sizes are shown according to the product drawing above.
PVC Key Properties
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