Mechanical Properties

Product DescriptionSingle Shear (Newton)Axial Tensile (Newton)Torsional Strength (Newton-metre)
M6-11 RoofZips 8500 15400 14.5
12-11 BattenZips 8400 13,900 13.5
14-12 CyclonicZips 8670 18670 17.7
10-16 Ripple Zips 5750 12200 8.40
10-16 Designer Head Zips 5750 12200 8.4
8-10 Chipboard Screws 4900 6100 5.7
10-12 Type 17 4700 8800 7.2
12-11 Type 17 8400 13900 13.5
14-10 Type 17 10900 19700 18.5
6-20 Teks 3500 4300 3.4
8-18 Teks 5100 6300 5.9
10-16 Teks 5750 12200 8.4
10-24 Teks 6200 11400 8.6
12-14 Teks 8500 13600 12.3
12-24 Teks 9000 16700 13.5
14-10 Teks 10900 19700 18.5
14-14 Teks 11100 20500 19.6
14-20 Teks 11200 21200 20.4
M6 Frame Screw 12400 No Available Data 16
5/16 -12 Trustite 18000 31500 38.4
8-15 Stainless Steel Grade 410 4590 5670 5.3
10-16 Stainless Grade 304 Teks 5,200 8,200 6.3
14-10 Stainless Steel 304 Type 17 10200 12600 12.7
14-10 Stainless Steel 316 Type 17 10200 12600 12.7
14-11 Stainless Steel 316 Zip 9400 15700 15
12-14 Stainless Steel 304 Teks 7000 11500 10.2
14-14 Stainless Steel 304 Teks 9400 15700 15
10-16 Dec-King Stainless Wing Teks 5200 8,200 6.3
10-18 Fibre Teks 5100 6,300 5.9
ABMG4-1/3 Rivet Aluminum Body / Steel Mandel 857 1309 Not Applicable
ABMG5-1/3 Rivet Aluminum Body / Steel Mandel 1380 1535 Not Applicable

Unless otherwise noted all products are carbon steel and heat treated to AS3566.1

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© and with the Buildex© Head Mark only.

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