Press-fit Battery Holders

Press-fit, also known as interference fit or friction fit, describes a connection that is held without adhesive, screws or nails, but simply by the friction between materials and shapes of either part after they have been pressed together. This recipe describes various ways to make press-fit holders for a range of standard batteries.


Lasercut acrylic with copper tape conductor:

Conductive silver paint on wood with tiny screws:

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  1. HOW TO GET WHAT YOU WANT on November 25th, 2017

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  2. Telkom Jakarta on November 25th, 2023

    How does the press-fit technique create a connection without adhesive or fasteners, relying on friction, and what applications does it suit? Regard Telkom University

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