Rivet Selection Guide


The POP/Avdel rivet and tool range is now more extensive than ever. They include a wide range of high quality fasteners and installation tools that will meet the needs of your demanding manufacturing process. Rivets are available in a wide choice of head styles and materials. Multi-Grip, Avex, Stavex, Monobolt, Avibulb and Avinox rivets offer a wider grip range to accommodate variations in material thickness. High Strength rivets, Hemlock, Monobolt, Interlock, Avibulb XT, Avinox XT are designed for load bearing structural joints offering high shear and tensile strengths where required.

Advantages to the Blind “POP” Rivet.

The ability to install without access to the backside of the application, minimum backside space requirements, versatility and neat appearance are just a few of the rivet attributes that contribute to the design flexibility and improve the quality of the finished product.

Rivets are versatile, holding thin or thick, soft or hard, metal, wood or plastic materials securely. Rivets also draw parts together where gaps exists and offer exceptional hole fill. Given the expansive list of options, you can expect exceptional versatility and design flexibility with a wide choice of head styles, finishes and materials. Expanding to fill oversize, irregular or misaligned holes they create a high strength, vibration resistant joint. The rivet body style you choose should possess the necessary features and benefits unique to your application.

The cost of a rivet is often lower than those of other fasteners because of their speed and ease of installation. Fast assembly, rivets can be installed in seconds.

Ideal for tamperproof applications in transportation and public facilities where tampering and vandalism are problems.

Strong and reliable fastening, rivets don’t torque out like threaded fasteners, wasting time and money. Correct setting is predetermined by the breaking point designed into the mandrel.

Rivets can be installed manually or automatically and can easily be integrated into existing installation processes. Rivets can be used to simplify production and reduce assembly time.

A comprehensive range of high performance tools ensure reliable and accurate installation. Combining the latest design and technology with robust and durable construction, the range includes hydro-pneumatic tools, battery tools as well as customized automated equipment for high volume production.