Tech Documents & Writings


Technical and application articles as printed in major industry publications. See articles.

Fastener Installation Forces

A complete listing of all PEM® product installation forces.

Innovation Briefs

PEM® custom capabilities to common industry problems. See briefs.


Complete PDF library of PennEngineering® literature. Includes all product specifications and design information. Go to library.


Technical papers covering specific application and product solutions. See listing.

Plating Specifications

Guideline of specifications for typical PEM platings. See specifications.

Teardown Reports

The PennEngineering teardown process involves the carefully documented disassembly of a current consumer product. The goal is to understand current assembly trends and to identify possible improvements using PennEngineering fastener types or other methods. See reports.

Tech Sheets

Technical sheets discussing common issues, proper uses and special applications of PennEngineering products. See Tech Sheets.