Introducing the next generation of fastening technology; an innovative rivet nut with floating internal threads called:
The floating internal threads on RIV-FLOAT®-SHORT allow for component attachments in off center applications and can accommodate for tolerance stack up in the manufacturing process. The floating nut (.020” radial float) aligns to drive the angle of the screw virtually eliminating cross threading and spin out. New Low-Profile design provides greater backside clearance.
RIV-FLOAT® was designed for post installation in applications where cage nuts, clinch nuts, floating nut plates or weld nuts
are typically used.
U.S. Patent No. 9,309,914