Austin Hardware® Resource Center

How to Know Which Type of Handle is Right for Your Recreational Vehicle.

Posted by Rob Dell'Elmo on Mar 23, 2020 11:30:00 AM
Whether it’s a Class A motor home, an ice-fishing trailer, or a pop-up camper, the RV you’re driving sports a variety of different types of handles, both inside and outside the vehicle.
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Posted by Rob Dell'Elmo on Mar 2, 2020 11:00:00 AM
Drawer slides assist in the opening and closing of drawers. From emergency and utility vehicles to server racks, battery trays, and medical equipment cabinets, the list of uses for drawer slides in vehicular and industrial applications is virtually endless. 
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Your Basic Guide to Different Handle Types and a List of Common Applications. 

Posted by Austin Hardware on Feb 17, 2020 11:49:00 AM
When it comes to lifting, latching, closing, opening, sealing, and so on, you're more than likely depending on a handle to help you out. We use handles so often that we don't even realize how much we use them daily. There are different types of handles for different types of applications. There are...
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A Case for Using Adhesives and Mechanical Fasteners Simultaneously.

Posted by Rob Dell'Elmo on Feb 4, 2020 9:42:00 AM
There’s a tug-of-war taking place on production lines and assembly floors across numerous industries, but especially sectors under the transportation umbrella. It relates to the use of traditional mechanical fasteners versus modern adhesives.  Both have well-earned positions in the marketplace, as...
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More Customer Solutions from Austin Hardware.

Posted by Rob Dell'Elmo on Jan 14, 2020 10:30:00 AM
We want to help you not only achieve but exceed your goals. That’s our simple mission. We know we can’t do that by just providing hardware. We have to do more, and we attempt that in several ways:
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Your Complete Guide to Gas Springs

Posted by Austin Hardware on Jan 3, 2020 11:16:00 AM
What is a Gas Spring? Have you ever wondered how a gas spring works? Or maybe you don’t even know what one is. You would be surprised though by how much you use them in your daily life. Have you ever tried opening the trunk of your car? Or raised an office chair to desk level? What you probably...
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LifeDefender Sets the Top Safety Standards With Innovative Designs.

Posted by Austin Hardware on Dec 18, 2019 11:04:00 AM
When it comes to safety, LifeDefender not only meets the industry standards, we helped to establish them. From our beginnings, we worked with a select group of emergency vehicle and ambulance manufacturers to set the toughest safety standards as well as design products that meet these standards....
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Clearing Up the Ambiguous Language Surrounding Trims, Seals, Gaskets, and Weatherstrip

Posted by Rob Dell'Elmo on Dec 3, 2019 10:54:55 AM
There are many ambiguous terms for the rubber products used to protect the edge of a manufactured product or create a weather-tight seal for a door, window, or enclosure.  Some of the terms you might come across include edge guard, gasket trim, edge trim, push-on trim, edge gasket, seal, trim...
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The Complete Guide for Finding the Right Hinge For Your Next Project.

Posted by Austin Hardware on Nov 18, 2019 10:02:00 AM
Have you been looking for the right hinge for your project or design? Can’t seem to find the right one? You are not alone.  It’s not uncommon to have a difficult time determining what hardware you may need for a project. With so many options on the market, you might be wondering what to look for or...
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TecNiq LED Lighting: A Bright Solution for The Future of Your Business.

Posted by Austin Hardware on Nov 5, 2019 10:00:00 AM
When it comes to outfitting your vehicle or vessel with quality lighting, it is important to find the right company that provides quality as well as safety. Austin Hardware® is in the business of securing solutions for our customers, and that means partnering with companies that offer quality...
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