Why use HR171 Hand Riveter 17″?
HR171 Hand Riveter
HR171 Hand Riveter 17″ normally come with several options to fit a range of blind rivets. Hand-operated riveters fit a variety of rivets, are usually made of mostly steel with a rubber grip and offer the cheapest cost. Hand Rivet Guns are an excellent choice for the occasional user.
- Applicable rivet size: 3.2mm,4mm,4.8mm
- Material: Steel+Aluminum
- With INGCO Style Rubber hand
You may be able to set a small eyelet by placing the eyelet in fabric between the jaws of a handheld die punch. The back of the eyelet should rest against the die of the hole punch. Squeeze gently but firmly to fold it on itself.
Grommets are typically used for more heavy duty materials and usually are bigger in size. Eyelets are often used to finish off the opening for a drawstring casing. A buttonhole will serve the same purpose, but an eyelet can be a professional looking detail.
Rivets offer a number of advantages over threaded bolts. They won’t loosen when subjected to vibration and can secure joints with short clamp length. On the other hand, compared to threaded bolts, they are cumbersome and time consuming to install and remove, and offer limited clamp load.