This is the “After Pic “ of an Orlock rivet that is serving as a SOLUTION
to a troublesome rivet application(a look at the blind side):
All of the Pre-mentioned problems are solved(see part 2 for problems)
Cost: A bit more in hard dollars.
1. Dramatically increased customer satisfaction. Increased sales
2. Superior product quality.
3. Visual cosmetic improvement.
1. Although, in this case the per unit rivet price was bit higher, there is a
Small per-grill cost increase. This increase is inconsequential because there is no competitor comparison to this custom unit. Bottom line: The manufacturer and the customer benefit from the conversion to the Orlock rivet even thought there is a small increase in price.