General Product Information

Quality
Quality assurance is our biggest priority. The quality of our services, the satisfaction of our customers, and the new value offered to partners are important conditions of our competitiveness. We therefore attach great significance to quality management as part of our operations. It is only be offering outstanding quality that we can satisfy high expectations and earn the trust of our customers. As such, we follow the PPAP (PPF) procedure in our forward quality planning. Our quality management subjects all new and existing products to comprehensive quality and application testing. By directly integrating our QM system with our global production standards, we can guarantee a consistent level of quality. Our quality management system is certified in accordance with ISO/TS 16949 and DIN EN ISO 14001.

You can expect to receive the following documentation and reports from us:

  • PPAP level 3
  • IMDS material data sheet
  • Initial sample inspection report
  • Test certificates in accordance with DIN EN 10204

Our blind rivets are tested in accordance with DIN EN ISO 14589 Blind rivets – Mechanical testing and satisfy the applicable standards DIN EN ISO 15977 – 15984 and 16582 – 16584.

Surface protection systems
Corrosion protection on components in riveted joints is considered essential in many constructions. We offer a wide selection and just the right protection for your needs. When it comes to surface protection, it is about finding the right combination for your product.

We recommend the following processes:

  • Electroplated zinc
  • Electroplated zinc-iron
  • Electroplated zinc-nickel
  • Zinc flake coating

Please get in touch if you are looking for surface protection or require information from automobile manufacturers under the corresponding standard.

Corrosion testing procedures
We have a very diverse range, and the following list is merely a sample of our testing procedures.
Salt spray test in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9227
Kesternich test in accordance with DIN EN ISO 6988

Test reports for coating thickness measurements and long-term tests can be compiled on request. Should you have any questions concerning a specific procedure, please get in touch.

Colour key
Our colour coding and pictured products enable fast material and product allocation.

Colour key for materials:
AluminiumSteelStainless Steel A1Stainless Steel A2Stainless Steel A4CopperBronze

We would be happy to send you detailed material information for our fasteners on request.

Packaging Q-Fasteners
Our Q-Fasteners are available in the below packaging options. Please check the current Qonnect Pricelist for the actual box quantities. On request Qonnect can also offer a larger Blister-program.

Information, enquiry or order?
Please add to the article code the required packaging number.

Example:
10AS148120 for bulk packed (≥1000 pcs)
10AS148121 for small packed (≤500 pcs)
10AS148122 for blister packed (≤100 pcs)