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Tappex Heat Installation / Heat Staking Machine for Press-in type Thread Inserts

Introducing the high quality heat inserter machine from Tappex Thread Inserts Ltd. A machine that’s built to last, the body and foot are manufactured from cast aluminium with an epoxy powder-coated finish and the post is made from steel. The machine can be used to install any of the Tappex press in range of inserts – (Multisert, Dedsert, […]

Tappex Thread Inserts – Coming to an Exhibition near you – PDM 2015

The Tappex Group of Companies will be exhibiting at this years Plastics Design and Moulding Exhibition – PDM2015. Tappex group includes the following two operations both based in the West Midlands and of independent family ownership since 1956. Tappex Thread Inserts Ltd are manufacturers of fastening product solutions for the OEM/Plastics Industries. Our comprehensive range […]

Tappex Hand Installation Tools – For installing Brass and Stainless Steel Self-Tapping Thread Inserts

Tappex Patented hand tools are designed to allow the quick, easy, accurate and repeatable installation of Tappex self tapping thread inserts for plastics, metals or composite materials. The Tappex range of hand tools feature…. A Metric hexagon drive and so can be used with either a socket drive tool or tap wrench Extended nose design to help […]

International Sales Office Vacancy – POSITION NOW FILLED

Sales Support Administrator – New Vacancy – Now Filled! Tappex, a well-established local Manufacturing/Engineering Company with a global customer base are looking to appoint an additional customer focused person within their busy sales office. The ideal candidate will already have experience of sales administration including tele marketing, and research.  Good levels of literacy, communication and […]

Tappex Thread Insert Installation Tooling – Flexi-arm for Self-Tapping Thread Inserts

The Original Flexi-Arm – Only available from Tappex Thread Inserts Ltd The Tappex Flexi-Arm and Desoutter screwdriver combination offer a simple to set up and easy to use solution for rapid installation of self-threading inserts into plastics, metal alloys, wood or the latest engineering composite materials. Quick & simple set up. Simply insert a Tappex […]

Application Torque – Thread Inserts for Plastics

  It is not always possible to apply the same tightening torque to a plastic assembly as a metallic one. Often there are good reasons why it might be required to but the majority of plastics are relatively weak and all suffer from creep to a greater or lesser degree. However in a carefully considered […]

Tappex Stocktaking Week 50

Tappex annual stock check/audit of finished goods due during late week 50 (typically 2-3 working days) with deliveries re-scheduled, unless by prior arrangement, to re-commence normally during week51.

Employment – Opportunities @ Tappex Thread Inserts ltd.

Current Vacancies include:-   1. Setter/Operators for Multi-Spindle Lathes (Machining) – morning & afternoon shift patterns to support our busy machine shop operations. 2. Apprenticeships – 3 year Manufacturing training schemes fully supported by the company with on/off the job training including scope to attend local technical college. In the 1st instance all applicants please […]

Tappex Thread Inserts – Coming to a US State near you!

Tappex have for many years supplied Threaded Inserts directly to a great number of OEM’s across the United States of America. Following the recent success story that was the NIFMSE (National Industry Fastener & Mill Supply Expo) in Las Vegas…   Tappex received a great deal of interest from many US based technical distributors. We are […]

Self-Tapping Thread Inserts for plastics, metals and composite materials

Tappex manufacture a range of threaded inserts for plastics, metals and composite materials. As part of our comprehensive product range we offer the Trisert 3 thread insert. Trisert 3 self tapping inserts are available in hardened steel and stainless steel (Grade 303 & Grade 316) and can be installed into a variety of materials, including […]

Have you ever wondered how it all started?…

A brief glimpse into the past, present and the future of Tappex Thread Inserts is now available to view in our new HD video… [wpvideo 1PDIYe2w] This stunning corporate video features aerial views of the beautiful town of Stratford Upon Avon and the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and also offers an overview of the creation and development […]

Tappex Company Video – NOW RELEASED!

NEW PR / Organisation 3 minute film (actually x2 versions with voiceover & with sub-titles instead) professionally crafted & edited. These films now available on our Tappex YouTube page. Here is our corporate video below:

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