BTM Automation Products (UK) Ltd is a specialist designer and manufacturer of sheet metal clinching machines, hydraulic press machines and pneumatic press machines
Established in 1966 BTM has become synonymous with its flagship non-fastener fastening technology known as “Tog-L-Loc”. It is a sheet metal clinching technology that is said to be a simple, economical and efficient solution to metal joining needs.
BTM says that its patented clinching system is:
Consistent – Non-destructive testing & repeatable joints
Economic – Long tool life 300,000 joints common
Versatile – Dissimilar metals can be joined
Simple – Simple punch & die arrangement
To best serve the need for today’s complex designs, high quality standards and global markets the company offers a full and complete machine design and manufacture package from initial enquiry through to installation and commissioning. BTM has expert specialist engineers who are widely experienced in the automotive, lighting, heating and white goods markets amongst other industries.
In addition to bespoke machine design for clinching and joining operations BTM also offers ready-to-use hand held clinching units, complete robot cells and special purpose machines too.
In addition to its Tog-L-Loc system BTM also provides aluminium clinching technology known as “V-Loc” together with a harder, rotation-resistant version of Tog-L-Loc called “Lance-N-Loc”. Further, the company also offers a leak proof version known as “Oval-Loc” for use where liquids and gases may be present.