Copper and Brass pop rivets
Copper and Brass pop rivets are very corrosion resistant and can be used in many harsh climates including marine and high humidity.
These copper blind rivets are made in USA from certified copper and steel materials. Made from certified copper alloy solid wire these copper rivets are formed, tested and assembled with the high allow steel nail. As a domestic manufacturer, these copper rivets are manufactured within our expansive New England facility in USA. By using certified raw materials we are able to assure fit, functional performance as well as chemical composition of the raw materials. Lot trace ability, certificate of manufacturing and raw material certification are all available, (minimal fees may be required) as we are the direct manufacturer.
Applications for these copper and brass pop rivets can range from custom jewelry to home and industrial appliances. The building products industry utilizes copper and brass pop rivets to fasten roofing materials, decorative structures, architectural and facade assemblies. The food industry also utilizes copper and brass pop rivets for various display fixtures, exhaust hoods, appliance and for appealing cosmetic appearance. Copper and brass pop rivets are often utilized for riveting copper flashing and related architectural products on clay tile roofs. Clay roofs are very popular on homes and retail stores in the southern states. Often called the United States Sun Belt, clay tile roofs are considered the high end product for long life and optimum durability. Once “set” by utilizing any hand or powered blind rivet setting tool. These rivets will hold tight for many years. One of the advantages of using copper blind rivets is they are considered permanent, corrosion resistant fasteners. If the application is a marine or high humidity situation. You may wish to use a copper blind rivet which is assembled with a brass alloy nail. The copper and brass material combination will offer superior corrosion resistance. Often used in the plumbing industry for fixtures. As the manufacturer, we offer both families of products.
Galvanic corrosion should always be a concern when designing or riveting applications together. Galvanic corrosion problems should be solved by designing to avoid these problems in the first place. One of the basic solutions is to avoid dissimilar materials or metals being used to fasten or rivet the application together. Copper and Brass are among the best materials to use when rust resistance is required.