Drilling and Installation Capacity

Product DescriptionMetal Thickness (Steel)TimberMetal Thickness (Aluminum)
M6-11 RoofZips0.42 mm to 1.5 mmF7 (pine) to F17 (Hardwood) 
12-11 BattenZips0.55 mm to 1.2 mmF7 (pine) to  Ultra Hard Timber 
14-12 CyclonicZips0.55 mm to 1.2 mmF7 (pine) to F17 (Hardwood) 
10-16 Ripple Zips0.75 mm to 3.5 mmF7 (pine) to F17 (Hardwood) 
10-16 Designer Head Zips0.75 mm to 3.5 mmF7 (pine) to F17 (Hardwood) 
8-10 Chipboard Screws0.42 mm to 1.0 mmF7 (pine) to F17 (Hardwood) 
10-12 Type 17Not ApplicableChipboard, F7 (pine) to F17 (Hardwood)Not Applicable
12-11 Type 17Not ApplicableF7 (pine) to F17 (Hardwood)Not Applicable
14-10 Type 17Not ApplicableF7 (pine) to F17 (Hardwood)Not Applicable
6-20 Wing Teks1.0 mm to 2.3 mm37.0 mm Max.Not Applicable
8-18 Wing Teks1.0 mm to 2.5 mm20.0 mm Max.Not Applicable
8-18 Teks0.75 mm to 2.5 mmNot Applicable 
10-16 Teks0.75 mm to 3.5 mmNot Applicable 
10-24 Teks1.2 mm to 5.0 mmNot Applicable 
12-14 Teks1.0 mm to 5.0 mmNot Applicable 
12-24  Series 500 Teks3.0 mm to 12.0 mmNot Applicable 
14-10 Teks1.2 mm to 5.0 mmNot Applicable 
14-14 Teks1.5 mm to 5.0 mmNot Applicable 
14-20 Teks1.2 mm to 6.0 mmNot Applicable 
14-20 Series 500 Teks3.0 mm to 12.0 mmNot Applicable 
M6 Frame ScrewRefer Data Sheet  
5/16 -12 TrustiteRefer Data Sheet  
8-15 Stainless Steel Grade 410Not ApplicableNot Applicable0.4 mm to 0.8 mm
10-16 Stainless Grade 304 Teks1.2 mm to 3.0 mmNot Applicable1.2 mm to 2.4 mm
14-10 Stainless Steel 304 Type 17Not ApplicableNot Applicable 
14-10 Stainless Steel 316 Type 17Not ApplicableF7 (pine) to F17 (Hardwood) 
14-11 Stainless Steel 316 ZipNot ApplicableNot Applicable0.9 mm to 1.2 mm
12-14 Stainless Steel 304 Teks1.2 mm to 3.0 mmNot Applicable1.2 mm to 3.0 mm
14-14 Stainless Steel 304 Teks1.2 mm to 3.0 mmNot Applicable1.2 mm to 6.0 mm
10-16 Dec-King Stainless Wing TeksNot Applicable8,200Not Applicable
10-16 Dec-King Wing Teks1.2 mm to 3.0 mmNot ApplicableNot Applicable
10-16 Dec-KingNot ApplicableF7 (pine) to F17 (Hardwood)Not Applicable
10-18 Fibre Teks0.3 mm to 1.2 mmF7 (pine) to F17 (Hardwood) 
ABMG4-1/3 Rivet Aluminum Body / Steel Mandel8571309Not Applicable
ABMG5-1/3 Rivet Aluminum Body / Steel Mandel13801535Not Applicable

All values are averages obtained under laboratory conditions and appropriate safety factors should be applied for design purposes. These figures are applicable to product sourced from ITW Buildex Australia and with the Buildex Head Mark only.

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