Timber Fixings

Timber Fixings

Manufactured from galvanized steel to BSEN 10346:2009 DX51D +G275 as standard, or stainless steel Grade 304 (non-magnetic) to order.

HJS Herringbone Joist Strut

A superior alternative to timber strutting, Herringbone Struts offer a cost effective method of providing necessary lateral support to floor joists as required by the Building Regulations.

Fix to the top and underside of joists using the pre-punched holes.

Position at the centre of the span where joists exceed 2.5m long, or in two rows spaced at one third and two thirds of overall span where joist exceeds 4.5metres.

Manufactured from 0.9mm thick galvanised steel to suit joist centre spacing of 400, 450 and 600mm.

Product Reference Size Box Qty.
HJS/400 480mm 100
HJS/450 530mm 100
HJS/600 600mm 100

DSTC Timber Connector

PowaPost LogoCE Marked and tested to EN ISO 14545:2008

Designed to improve the performance of bolted connections, timber connectors are manufactured in accordance with BS EN 912:200 Type C6/C7 and produced from 1mm thick galvanised steel to BS EN 10346:2009 DX51D +G275.

Manufactured from hot rolled steel to BS EN 10025.

Stainless steel to BS 1449 and hot dipped galvanised after manufacture to BS EN ISO 1461: 1999 are also available.

Product Reference Size Box Qty.
SSTC/38 38mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
DSTC/38 38mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
SSTC/50 50mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
DSTC/50 50mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
SSTC/63 63mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
DSTC/63 63mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
SSTC/75 75mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
DSTC/75 75mm dia./ single sided / M12 100

Special hole sizes are available to order.

SSTC Single Sided Timber Connector

PowaPost LogoCE Marked and tested to EN ISO 14545:2008

Designed to improve the performance of bolted connections, timber connectors are manufactured in accordance with BS EN 912:200 Type C6/C7 and produced from 1mm thick galvanised steel to BS EN 10346:2009 DX51D +G275.

Manufactured from hot rolled steel to BS EN 10025.

Stainless steel to BS 1449 and hot dipped galvanised after manufacture to BS EN ISO 1461: 1999 are also available.

Product Reference Size Box Qty.
SSTC/38 38mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
DSTC/38 38mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
SSTC/50 50mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
DSTC/50 50mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
SSTC/63 63mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
DSTC/63 63mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
SSTC/75 75mm dia./ single sided / M12 100
DSTC/75 75mm dia./ single sided / M12 100

Special hole sizes are available to order.

TC Truss Clip

Truss Clips provide an inexpensive and effective method of fixing trussed rafters to wallplates as recommended in BS 5268 : Part 3.

Manufactured from 1mm thick galvanised steel.

Can also be used for general applications as a multi-purpose connector to provide restraint whenever two timber members cross.

Fix using BPC 30x3.75mm sherardized square twist nails in all pre-punched holes.

Product Reference

S.W.L.(KN)*

Width (W) Box Qty.
TC/38 3.64 38mm 250
TC/44 3.64 44mm 250
TC/50 4.38 50mm 250

*Uplift Resistance

SRC Split Ring Connector

Split Ring Connectors are manufactured in accordance with BS EN 912:2000 Type A3 and available in BZP finish to BS 1706.

Hot dipped galvanised to BS EN ISO 1461:1999 are available to order.

Stainless Steel available to order.

Product Reference Size Box Qty.
SRC/67 67mm dia. 100
SRC/102 102mm dia. 100
SRC/AT Application Tool 1
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FA Framing Anchor

Multi - purpose fixing that can be used for connecting roof timbers, joist trimmings, studding and general timber frame construction. Slotted design allows bending on site to suit all configurations.

Manufactured from 1.2mm thick galvanised steel.

Safe working load 3.5kN per pair when using BPC Sheradised Square Twisted Nails 30x3.75mm.

Product Reference

S.W.L.(KN)*

Width (W) Box Qty.
FA1 LH / RH 125mm 125
FA2 LH / RH 125mm 125
FA3 Universal 125mm 250

SPC Shear Plate Connector

Shear Plate Connectors are manufactured in accordance with BS EN 912 : 2000; 67mm type B2 - 102mm type B3, and available in BZP finish to BS 1706.

Hot dipped galvanised to BS EN ISO 1461 : 1999 are available to order.

67mm manufactured from hot rolled pressed steel to BS EN 10025.

102mm manufactured from malleable Iron to BS EN 1562.

Product Reference Size Box Qty.
SPC/67 67mm dia./ M12 100
SPC/102 102mm dia./ M20 100
SPC/AT Application Tool 1
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SP3 Splice Plate

An economical on-site method of butt jointing timbers of similar section.

Suitable for use when replacing rotten floor joist ends, replacement of fire damaged timbers and repairing localised structural timber damage.

Must be fixed in sets of 4 per joint, minimum timber thickness 50mm. Fix using BPC sherardized square twist nails in all available holes. Box includes required nails.

Product Reference

Size

Length Box Qty.
SP/57X400 57 X 18mm 400mm 32pcs + nails
SP/82X550 82 x 18mm 550mm 32pcs + nails
SP/98X550 98 x 18mm 550mm 32pcs + nails
SP/100X350 100 x 15mm 350mm 32pcs + nails

MFS Multi Fix Strapping

An inexpensive perforated strip which can easily be cut or bent to provide a quick and reliable method of bracing roof trusses / diagonal strutting to floor joists / holding down wallplates / suspending pipework and cables / general repairs to fencing and many other DIY jobs.

Manufactured from 0.9mm thick galvanised steel.

Also available from stock in Stainless Steel - ORDER CODE 'SS/MFS'.

Product Reference Size Box Qty.
MFS/20/10 20mm wide x 10m coil 10
MFS/25/15 25mm wide x 15m coil 10
MFS/25/50 25mm wide x 50m coil 5
MFS/50/10 50mm wide x 10m coil 5

NP Hand Nail Plate

A cost effective method of jointing structural timbers (such as site built trusses) simply by nailing through the pre -punched holes. Plates must be fixed on both sides of the timber.

Manufactured from galvanised steel to BS EN 10346:2009 + G275.

The pressed dimple design adds strength and rigidity to the component whilst also assisting in the location of nails.

Fix using BPC Sheradised Square Twisted Nails 30x3.75mm.

Product Reference S.W.L.(KN)** Width (W)
NP/50x150 50x150mm 250
NP/80x150 80x150mm 250
NP/80x200 80x200mm 200
NP/80x250 80x250mm 100
NP/80x300 80x300mm 100
NP/80x350 80x350mm 100
NP/80x400 80x400mm 100
NP/100x150 100x150mm 250
NP/100x200 100x200mm 100
NP/100x250 100x250mm 100
NP/100x300 100x300mm 100
NP/100x350 100x350mm 100
NP/100x400 100x400mm 100
NP/150x200 150x200mm 100
NP/150x250 150x250mm 100
NP/150x300 150x300mm 100
NP/150x350 150x350mm 100
NP/150x400 150x400mm 50
NP/200x200 200x200mm 25
NP/200x250 200x250mm 25
NP/200x300 200x300mm 25
NP/200x350 200x350mm 25
NP/200x400 200x400mm 25

Non-standard sizes are available to order.

PWS Party Wall Straps

Manufactured from 30 x 2.5mm galvanised steel to BS EN 10346:2009 DX51D + G275 party wall straps are multi holed at 25mm centres.

Product Reference Section Overall Length
PSW/150 30 X 2.5mm 150mm
PSW/200 30 x 2.5mm 200mm
PSW/250 30 X 2.5mm 250mm
200 per pack.
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HDA Holding Down Angle

A heavy duty general purpose angle plate manufactured from 2.5mm thick galvanised steel to BS EN 10346:2009 +G275.

Product Reference Size Box Qty.
HDA/300 32 x 32 X 300mm long 50
HDA/500 32 x 32 X 300mm long 50

PP Pallet Plate

A multi-purpose galvanised plate manufactured from 1mm steel, used to connect timbers without the use of nails.

This product must not be used to fabricate roof trusses.

Product Reference Size Box Qty.
PP/50x111 50 x 111mm 300
PP/66x111 66 x 111mm 240
PP/83x155 83 x 155mm 240
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GS Glide Shoe

A purpose made galvanised metal bracket specifically designed to allow raised tie or scissor trussed rafters to achieve designed deflection, both horizontally and vertically.

Available ex-stock in the sizes below.

Product Reference Size Box Qty.
GS/38 38mm 100
GS/50 50mm 100
GS/75 75mm 50
GS/100 100mm 50
GS/150 150mm 50
GS/200 200mm 50

Other widths are available to order.

SPA Sole Plate Anchor

Designed for use as anchorage of timber sole plate to concrete base, but may also be used as a frame tie for fixing timber window frames.

Manufactured from 1mm thick galvanised steel.

Product Reference Size Box Qty.
SPA/1 38 x 180 x 75mm wide 250
SPA/2 50 x 175 x 75mm wide 250
SPA/3 225 x 75mm wide 250
SPA/4 40 x 200 x 90mm wide 250