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Battery Tech Expo UK 2019 Telford – Tappex will be on show – ‘Stand F03’

Tappex Thread Inserts will participate at this Innovation Show, 28th March 2019, Telford International Exhibition Centre. On offer, from Tappex, is a comprehensive range of Threaded Insert products (www.tappex.co.uk)  and installation equipment for Plastics, Composite materials and Metal Alloys applications. In support, experienced Technical-Sales specialists will be available to give guidance / advice on fastening […]

Tappex – Further Investment in Vision Sorting Technology

Following Tappex’s philosophy of continuous improvement, we have recently invested in a new multi camera sorting machine giving a 360° view of each component. The new machine, incorporates a glass-rotary turntable, with up to 5 individual camera stations. This gives us the capability to check critical geometry & features, including: External diameters Head thickness Overall […]

Vacancy – Tappex Thread Inserts – Sales Dept. > Positioned filled (12.2.19).

As part of our on-going expansion , with substantial sales of our own UK-manufactured products globally, we wish to recruit an additional administrator in a very busy office environment. The opportunity will present the successful candidate with a mix of reception , purchasing & progressively sales-administration duties. The role will suit candidates with current commercial-office […]

Vacancy – Technical Engineer – Tappex Thread Inserts Ltd – Position Filled.

As part of our planned development & expansion, as a progressive manufacturing company, we have an opportunity for an additional person to join our company. We are a well established family firm , with over 63 year of successful trading both in the UK and Internationally. Our Tappex brand and range of specialised industrial fasteners […]

Reasons to talk to Tappex about your thread insert requirements, at the upcoming Interplas Exhibition (NEC Hall 4 on 26-28th September 2017)

In-house design and testing facilities, along with a team of qualified applications and sales engineers, for internal and external technical support. Highest quality raw materials – from a single European mill. 35M+ threads inserts in stock, consisting of 23 individual product families and many specials – ready for next day delivery. A company with 61+ […]

Tappex Self-Tapping Thread Inserts for Solid Core Laminate Materials.

Solid core laminate materials have become a main stay in the furniture Industry and their use can present manufacturers with significant difficulties, when it comes to fasteners and fixings.   Trisert® self-tapping inserts are an excellent alternative to traditionally used press-in or expansion type brass thread inserts. Many of our customers who now use Trisert® […]

Tappex Group of Companies & the SMMT

hank you to all the current (and possibly new) customers that came to talk to us at the SMMT Regional forum in Bolton yesterday. We enjoyed discussing your new projects and look forward to working with you in the coming months. As a family owned, British manufacturer, we’re always willing and able to help our […]

Tappex Group of Companies – Investing for the future.

With strong demand, in the wake of Brexit, Tappex are investing in a further 3 CNC lathes to ensure that we can meet with both our increasing home and export demands.   The CNC machines are used to manufacture mainly our Trisert-3, Carbon steel and Stainless steel self-tapping inserts, which are ever more popular, due […]

Threaded Inserts for Additive Manufactured / 3d Printed Products or Prototypes

Tappex® are often asked the question… “Which thread insert should I use in my 3d printed prototype” Before we answer this question, firstly perhaps we can consider… Why use a Thread Insert? With more and more manufacturers/OEM’s looking to utilise additive manufacturing processes/3D printing technologies, for both low to medium volume production and prototype parts, […]

The new improved Tappex website is coming soon…

We’d just like to say a big thank you to the current Tappex website, which has served us, along with many worldwide customers, OEM’s, design engineers and consumers so well over the years. If you’ve never visited our website, please do feel free to click through and take a peek, before it’s gone!! Soon we’ll […]

Additional Manufacturing Operators & Maintenance Fitter required for Multi-Spindle Turning Operations!

Specifically , Tappex have vacancies for : x2 Multi-Spindle Lathe Operators (Davenport experience would be benefiicial but not essential) x1 Maintenance Fitter(Mechanical) Interested individuals should contact the company, asking for the HR Officer and request an application form in the 1st instance. Tappex – 60+ Years of Manufacturing Excellence and International recognition.

Tappex – Environmentally Friendly Threaded Inserts for plastics and composite materials.

With the increase in demand for more environmentally friendly products, Tappex have successfully developed threaded inserts, manufactured from lead free brass for several large international customers, including a furniture manufacturer and an automotive- injection moulder. The products we’ve manufactured so far are suitable for heat-pressed installation into thermoplastics. As demand grows for lead free inserts, […]

Crisis @ Christmas Appeal  

  This year, Tappex’s sales office manager, Sharon Veitch, will be supporting the charity Crisis, by helping the homeless on Christmas day. The crisis charity offer the homeless year round support, but on Christmas day they will also provide the following… Welcoming support from people who really care A chance to shower, freshen up and […]

Tappex Thread Inserts – For Wood & Structural Foam Applications

The Foamsert – Self-tapping brass thread inserts from Tappex Thread Inserts provides an excellent solution for fastening into softer plastics, wood and structural foam materials. The Foamsert should be specified for applications with blind holes, in laminated chip boards, medium density fibre board and some glass reinforced plastics. It is available in both a double […]

Automechanika 2016 – Tappex Group of Co’s.

Thanks to those visitors who stopped by the Tappex Group stand ‘9A56’ at last week’s International Trade show, NEC, Birmingham. You came, you saw, you received demonstrations & applications advice on the great range of Threaded Inserts for Plastics,  Metals &  Composite materials  that Tappex has to offer. Further, we presented  a group subsidiary company: Pressavon […]

Macmillan Nurses – Golf Challenge!

In support of the excellent work undertaken by Macmillan nurses across the the UK, Andy Wherton (Tappex Group Quality Manager) & friends undertook to play 4 consecutive rounds of golf over last weekend at their local course in the West Midlands, sponsored by friends & colleagues alike. They are in the process of raising £100’s […]

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