BigHead fasteners first emerged in 1966 to solve a fastening problem that traditional fixings could not; How to achieve a strong, efficient mechanical fixing into a composite, plastic or GRP material? Soon after that, BigHead was founded as a company.

Since 1966, BigHead Bonding Fasteners has become well-known in the fastener industry and a standard bearer in its field of expertise. A BigHead fastener is the trusted fixing for composites and plastics as well as the more traditional materials. These fasteners bonded to the composites would form an integral part of the final product itself.

Yard Engineering has supplied BigHead fasteners to customers across many industries including automotive, rail transport, marine, construction, signage and utility. With over 40 years of experience, it is easy to see why the BigHead brand is one of the market leaders in the industry.


The Production range of Bighead fasteners covers the following broad range:

  • F1- series Nuts
  • M1 – series Male Studs
  • F2- series Female Threaded Studs
  • M5- series Nails and Pinsulators
  • Special Products – cable tyraps, TwinDisk
  • Poppits – Panel Fastening System plus Bigbond Adhesives and Pads

All the above fasteners are available in both Mild steel and Stainless steel constructions.

The unique resistance welding methods make these fasteners uniquely strong as a single part. The various base sizes and wide range of threads (Nuts, Male & Female threaded studs) make these fasteners versatile. Currently they are being used in every composite industry imaginable.

We at Yard Engineering stock a wide range of Bighead fasteners for immediate delivery to our customer base in Australia and New Zealand. With over 7 years of experience in applications of these fasteners we are well placed to serve our existing and prospecting client base.