Avtainer Lock Bolt

High-quality Avtainer Lock Bolt

Avtainer Lock Bolt The Avdel Avtainer fastener is a high strength steel fastener for joining composite materials to metal. With a high shear strength due to the internally locked stem the Avtainer rivet creates a vibration resistant joint whilst the under- head Santoprene seal creates a watertight joint.

Key Features

Steel Avdelok pins typically offer comparable values to property class 5.8 threaded products.

  • Prevents cracking and pull through of composite materials
  • Ideal for the assembly of GRP vehicle panels
  • High shear strength for strong joint integrity
  • Underhead Santoprene seal
  • Internally locked stem provides a secure, vibration resistant joint
  • Smaller shell size available for use against metal surfaces
  • Low profile head and shell give a neat appearance
  • Optional encapsulated heads to match the surrounding panel colour
  • Quick to install with nGenesis placing tools
  • Easy to inspect for tampering
  • TIR approved

Assembly Materials

The Avtainer Lock Bolt can be used to fasten:

  • Metal to metal
  • Metal to GRP or composites

Assembly Applications

The fastener has been designed for applications in ship building, railway, automotive assembly including car seats, other ground transportation, mining equipment and construction

  • Commercial vehicles
  • Container
  • Partioning



  • Sizes: 10.0 mm (3/8")
  • Materials: Low Carbon Steel
  • Headforms: Brazier head
  • Option: Encapsulated heads

Recommended Tool

We recommend the Genesis nG4 rivet tool of Avdel's rivet guns for use with the Avtainer Lock Bolt.

Contact Us

Call Avdel Tools at (866)748-3876 or contact us online for pricing and shipping information on the Avtainer Lock Bolt.