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bespoke fasteners





Fastener Manufacturing

We are proud to be one of the last few fastener manufacturers left in the UK.

Forward Fastener Manufacturing is based in Aston, Birmingham and is dedicated to the design, advice, prototyping and manufacture of all types of male threaded fasteners from 4mm up to 400mm long, M2 to M18, in all popular metals.

We are a key supplier to the automotive, aerospace, telecommunication, civil engineering and security sectors. With a wealth of experience, we are able to offer our customers a unique design, development and trial service. This is achieved through having our own in-house tool room, wire drawing, manufacturing and testing facilities.

We are certified to ISO 9001 standard and can offer full traceability on all parts, along with all accompanying quality documentation including ISIRs, FMEAs and PPAP Level 3.

What do we manufacture?

Our extensive product range includes many standard and nonstandard parts supplied in accordance with BS/EN/DIN/ISO or any other recognised industry standards.

Our expertise lies in the manufacture of:

  • “SEMS” screws and captivated washer assemblies
  • Double ended studs
  • Tri-lobular and paint clearing threads
  • Bolts and general threaded fasteners
  • Self-tapping and wood screws
  • Bespoke security fasteners including all tamper-proofs
  • Specialised forgings
  • Cap screws

Working with a variety of materials

  • Boron steel
  • Mild steel
  • Brass
  • Stainless Steel 304/316/430
  • High-tech alloys
  • Aluminium
  • Copper
  • Phosphor Bronze

Enquire about our services

Interested in how Forward can help your business succeed? Fill in the enquiry form below and a member of our team will be in touch with you soon.