STANLEY Engineered Fastening brand, Dodge, produces threaded inserts that are widely used across a variety of industries allowing metallic inserts to be molded into plastic. Dodge inserts can be insert modeled or post molded into any plastic application. These inserts are designed for high performance strength. Compression limiters are designed for applications where the tightening load of the bolt or screw will compress, crack, or otherwise damage the plastic component. Installation equipment is available in a variety of methods including : heat, ultrasonic , expansion and self-threading.