Hand Mechanical Riveter
- The D-28 Riveter is 9 1/4" long, weighs 13 ounces and is intended for use where access or power limitations prevent the use of other FSI power tools.
The FSI D-28 Hand Mechanical Riveter is an efficient, compact, lightweight tool for installing Pop-type, CherryMax® and Cherry Nut Plate rivets. It comes equipped with the F159-CH, which installs 1/8" rivets (on the tool), the F143-CH nosepiece to install 3/16" rivets and the F156-NP nosepiece to install nut plate rivets which are located in the handle.
To operate, first insert rivet stem into nosepiece. Insert rivet into work with riveter nosepiece held firmly and squarely against the head of the rivet. Maintain a steady pressure against rivet head and squeeze the handles to install the rivet. An adidtional stroke may be necessary depending on the rivet length and the thickness of the material being joined.