_O4 : Radial Riveting

July 29, 2016

_O4 : Radial Riveting

 

 

Why : The hinges in our handmade glasses are permanently fastened via solid stainless steel rivets. Considered a traditional method, this process yields a permanent joint between the hinge and the frame front.

Banton Frameworks, Eyewear made in the UK, UK made eyewear, Design, Design led eyewear, Handmade eyewear, Eyewear Brands, Bespoke Eyewear, Custom Eyewear, Bespoke Spectacles, Custome Spectacles, UK eyewear manufacturer, UK made eyeglasses, handmade eyeglasses, custom eyeglasses, Designer eyeglasses, Designer eyewear, Barelling media, tumbling process, Glasgow, Banton Loch, Made in the UK, UK eyewear manufacture, UK eyewear manufacturer, Hand Polishing, Hand polished eyewear, Hand polished spectacle frames, Radial Riveting, permanent fastening, traditionally riveted hinges.

 

 

What : x8 , 1m .dia stainless steel rivets are fed through our frame front to be passed on for fastening. Using a pneumatic 1976 radial riveting machine we manually align and rivet each of our bespoke frames.

Banton Frameworks, Eyewear made in the UK, UK made eyewear, Design, Design led eyewear, Handmade eyewear, Eyewear Brands, Bespoke Eyewear, Custom Eyewear, Bespoke Spectacles, Custome Spectacles, UK eyewear manufacturer, UK made eyeglasses, handmade eyeglasses, custom eyeglasses, Designer eyeglasses, Designer eyewear, Barelling media, tumbling process, Glasgow, Banton Loch, Made in the UK, UK eyewear manufacture, UK eyewear manufacturer, Hand Polishing, Hand polished eyewear, Hand polished spectacle frames, Radial Riveting, permanent fastening, traditionally riveted hinges.

 

 

Where : As one of very few UK spectacle frame manufacturers this is a process which we have developed in our list of process for our handmade eywear frames.

Banton Frameworks, Eyewear made in the UK, UK made eyewear, Design, Design led eyewear, Handmade eyewear, Eyewear Brands, Bespoke Eyewear, Custom Eyewear, Bespoke Spectacles, Custome Spectacles, UK eyewear manufacturer, UK made eyeglasses, handmade eyeglasses, custom eyeglasses, Designer eyeglasses, Designer eyewear, Barelling media, tumbling process, Glasgow, Banton Loch, Made in the UK, UK eyewear manufacture, UK eyewear manufacturer, Hand Polishing, Hand polished eyewear, Hand polished spectacle frames, Radial Riveting, permanent fastening, traditionally riveted hinges.




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