Rivets are a special type of fastener used to permanently secure the two objects. Different materials are used to make Rivets; some more common materials are carbon steel, stainless steel, aluminum, and brass.
There are also many different types of Rivets, such as Blind Rivet, Solid Rivet, Flush Rivet, and Self-Piercing Rivets.
Rivets are widely used in all types of industries including automotive, aviation, maritime, industrial, and construction. One of the most famous structures that one can relate to with Rivets is the Eiffel Tower, which consists of 2,500,000 Rivets.