Plastic Lining Fasteners
A fastener is formed monolithically, or as a one-piece structure, for example 100% plastic. The fastener includes a body (22) having first and second portions (28, 30) on respective sides of a positioning wall or stop means. A first portion includes a plurality of compressible retention surfaces (42) separated from adjacent retention surfaces by a corresponding conical structure and a cylindrical surface on the body. A second portion includes a plurality of resiliently flexible tongues (46, 48) spaced apart from each other. The tongues may be positioned on opposite sides of the body from each other, and/or at different axial positions along the body.
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Published patent application
Disclosure date: 05-27-2016
Publication date: 12-14-2016
Applicant: LISI AEROSPACE, FR ; THE MONADNOCK COMPANY, US
Inventor: LO JUSTIN, US ; REYES MICHAEL, US
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