The TECO Stainless Steel Wall Starter System joins new walls to existing masonry, suitable for both. Internal and external brick or block walls, the connectors can be slotted together up to a maximum.Of 8 metres or 3 storeys high, from 60 to 250mm thick. Meets with the appropriate parts of NHBC standards.
The TECO WST is engineered for outstanding strength and performance. Of the walls there was no sign of any damage to either the wall ties or channel. Not pull out of the cross wall or deform within the channel.
The design shear strength may be taken as 6.0kN per 1.2m strip. Tested by CERAM Building Technology. A summary report is shown overleaf. A full test report is available on request. Manufactured and designed in the UK.Each pack contains the fixings necessary for a single leaf wall up to 2.4m / 8. TECO wall connectors 1.2m long, stainless steel. Plugs, coach screws and washers. TECO wall connector ties, stainless steel. Prior to installation remove any render or debris from the existing wall. Plumb the lower connector against the existing wall so that it will be central to the new wall. Mark the position of the fixing holes. Each connector should be fixed at three points, the first and last slot and in the centre.
Fixing is at the point where the two connectors slot together and overlap. Fixings should be into brickwork and not mortar joints. Drill and plug using an 8mm masonry drill bit and the plugs provided. Fix the bottom two holes lightly using the stainless steel coach screws and washers.
Slot the upper connector into the lower one and repeat the above stages. The upper connector can be cut to length if required. Tighten all fixings using a 10mm socket or box spanner. Build wall in the conventional way with a full mortar joint between the existing and the new wall. Ties should be inserted at a maximum of 300.
Centres, every third brick course or each block course. Ensure that the ties and connectors are ompletely embedded with mortar. Each leaf requires a separate starter system. Ensure that the bottom edge of the connector is above the damp-proof.
A weather seal of approximately 10mm should be created. Between the connector and the existing wall using a flexible mastic.
Sealant or a compressible sealing strip. Consult your Local Authority, as. Additional weatherproofing may be required in accordance with local.
WHEN ORDERING PLEASE ENSURE I HAVE A CONTACT NUMBER FOR THE CARRIER AS I CANNOT DESPATCH WITHOUT ONE. The item "Wall Starter Kit Stainless Steel 20 packs HIGH GRADE 304" is in sale since Monday, February 27, 2012. This item is in the category "Business, Office & Industrial\Building Materials & Supplies\Walls". The seller is "tecobuildingproducts" and is located in Brighton, East Sussex. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.