Insert allows for pre-positioning in poured concrete decks.

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Designed to attach hanger rods or seismic bracing attachments in metal deck formed concrete, Figure 150 Wing-It deck insert features steel flange nut that bites into metal decks to ensure no tipping of anchor, before or during concrete pour. It attaches to various shaped holes including cut, drilled, punched or burned hanger rods and is available in sizes ranging from 3/8 to 7/8 in. It can be converted from female coupling attachment to male stud attachment once installed.



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Wing-It Concrete Deck Insert Now Available



CORONA, Calif. -- (February 15, 2008) - TOLCO®, a brand of NIBCO INC., now offers a versatile concrete deck insert, for use in metal deck formed concrete, to attach hanger rods or seismic bracing attachments. The Fig. 150 Wing-It insert allows for pre-positioning in poured concrete decks.

TOLCO's Wing-It, Figure 150 deck insert, features a steel flange nut that bites into metal decks to ensure no tipping of anchor, before or during concrete pour. It attaches to various shaped holes including cut, drilled, punched or burned; and the narrow diameter anchor allows closer placement of individual anchors. It can be easily converted from a female coupling attachment to a male stud attachment once installed, for flush mount and seismic fitting installations. Additionally, no tools or "banging" are required to install.

The U.L. Listed, FM Approved (pending OSHPD approval) Wing-It is available in sizes ranging from 3/8" through 7/8".

TOLCO, acquired by NIBCO INC. in 2002, manufactures a complete line of pipe hangers, fabricated pipe supports, seismic bracing, channels and accessories for fire protection, commercial and industrial applications. For over 40 years, TOLCO has been known for its innovative and patented product designs; especially in seismic bracing. For more information, contact TOLCO's Customer Service Department at 1-800-786-5266. Additional product information and literature are available for download at www.tolco.com

Founded in 1904, NIBCO INC. is a worldwide provider of flow control solutions to the residential and commercial construction, industrial, fire protection and irrigation markets. NIBCO's World Headquarters is located in Elkhart, Ind., and has 12 manufacturing plants located throughout the United States, Mexico and Poland. Visit www.nibco.com for information on NIBCO's complete line of products.

Media Contact:
Sally Boyer
manager-strategic communications
574.295.3381 or boyers@nibco.com

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