Press Release Summary:
Requiring minimal installation torque, Tapper+ screw anchors are tested to meet 2006 International Building Code (IBC) requirements for strength design of anchors in uncracked concrete. Hex Head and Flat Head styles are available in sizes from 3/16-Â¼ in. and 1Â¼-6 in. long for use in light- to medium-duty fastening applications involving concrete, block, and brick base material. Use results in neat finished appearance.
Original Press Release:
Powers Tapper+ Screw Anchor Has New Thread Design, Lower Torque
Tested to Meet Tougher Building Code IBC Requirements
With a new thread design and lower installation torque, the new Tapper+ line of screw anchors from Powers Fasteners, Inc., can handle virtually any light to medium duty fastening application in concrete, block and brick base material...and is tested to meet the 2006 International Building Code (IBC) for strength design of anchors in uncracked concrete.
The Tapper+ fastening system is fast and easy to install; provides a neat finished appearance; and is ideal for a wide range of fastening applications including hand rails, shutters, fixtures or window and door frames. The screw anchors are removable; are available in Hex Head and Flat Head styles; and range in size from 3/16" to ¼" and 1¼" to 6" in length.
Based in Brewster, New York, Powers Fasteners is a leading supplier of concrete anchoring systems and offers an extensive line of mechanical and adhesive anchoring systems, roofing fasteners, gas and powder-actuated tools and fasteners, and carbide drill bits. The company has been serving professional construction and plant maintenance markets since 1921, and has 26 regional sales locations in the United States as well as international locations throughout the world.
For more information visit www.powers.com or call 1-800-524-3244.