Fabulous Fasteners

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Atlas Bolt & Screw
Atlas Bolt & Screw Company manufactures and distributes self-tapping and self-drilling/tapping fasteners, head-cutting fasteners and panel closures for the metal construction market. Fasteners are produced from carbon steel, 410 stainless and 300 stainless steel.

Aztec Washer
Aztec Washer’s Master Flash pipe flashing is popular in solar applications for its UV resistance, weather protection and sealing capabilities to withstand corrosion. An array of color options accommodates pipes from 1/8-inch to more than 28 inches, backed by Aztec’s 20 year warranty. Mini flashing, the smallest on the market, thrives in electric, solar, heating and air conditioning uses. The simple round-base flashing is available in EPDM and silicone. The pitch canal allows for maximum flexibility, easily accommodating up to a 60-degree pitch.

DB Building Fasteners
The company moved to a new 20,000-square foot building in Ontario, Calif., in October. The new facility offers customers a larger and improved painting facility along with two paint ovens to assure a quick response to every special order received. Ultragrip Marutex Stainless Fasteners will not rust and are ideal for ACQ-treated lumber.

Dynamic Fasteners
The company’s #9 metal-to-wood screw attaches steel up to 18-gauge to wood. It features a fast (1-1/2 seconds) drill time, Dyna-Coat 1,000-hour salt spray coating, and is available in 1-, 1-1/2-, 2-, 2-1/2- or 3-inch sizes. Also available in stainless steel. The #14 metal-to-wood screw attaches sheet metal to wood or sheet to sheet — up to .048-inch thick steel. Dynamic’s in-house painting operation enables the company to custom match and paint most screws or rivets with a one- or two-day lead time.

East Coast Fasteners
The Ply-Lo 410 is for attaching Galvalume and other long-life roof panels, including PVDF-painted panels, to wood frame buildings. Manufactured from 410 stainless steel and coated with 1,000-hour salt spray resistant Ultraseal, the 410 provides 20 years of protection against red rust. The 304 stainless steel bonded sealing washer provides lifetime protection from red rust. The vulcanized bonding of the washer eliminates separation of EPDM from the metal backing.

Fastener Systems, Inc.
A customer service-driven distributor specializing in fasteners for the metal roofing, siding and insulated panel market, FSI stocks a complete line of self-drilling, self-tapping fasteners. Also available is Clip Fast, FSI’s line of self-drilling, low-profile architectural clip fasteners. All fasteners are available in custom color match.

Fasteners Direct
This Indiana-based company distributes a variety of fasteners to the construction industry.

GRK Fasteners
The new Caliburn concrete screw from GRK is available in lengths from 1-3/4 to 5-inch and comes in three different head types. Like all screws for GRK Fasteners, the Caliburn is available with the exclusive Climatek coating and has a star drive recess.  The Caliburn also features a patented thread design which is far more aggressive than conventional high-low threads for concrete and masonry applications.

Ideal Building Fasteners
This Pennsylvania company offers fastening systems that feature the exclusive Dual Grip and Dual Grip SLT post-frame screws. Standard features include mechanical zinc long-life coating, 1 mil PPG polyurethane paint with custom in-house matching, and no-leak roofing and siding nails.

ITW Buildex
A manufacturer of fasteners for the post-frame and metal construction markets. Available in SCOTS stainless, HTZ zinc, and HEX-Bonded head styles, all are complemented with a premium powder paint system for color-fast, durable service life. Last year Buildex introduced SCOTS and HTZ with a #10 diameter, Hi-Lo thread form, type 17 point and Climaseal finish.

Leland Industries
Leland serves the agricultural and metal building markets with screws, nuts and bolts made using only North American materials and labor, nothing imported. Products include Master Grippers for metal cladding to wood. One Steppers attach to PVC or fiberglass panels without cracking the material; bolts, nuts and self-drilling screws. All fasteners receive a basic plating of JS500 and may be powder coated in colors to match panels, with no red rust.

Levi’s Nails & Screws
Levi’s stocks post-frame screws, self-drilling screws, Procap screws, pancake head screws. All screws are available painted any color.

Marco Industries
Marco Industries offers a full line of metal-to-wood fasteners and superior self-drilling metal-to-metal fasteners. State-of-the-art custom color matching, along with 20 standard colors, ensures the right color every time. Most importantly, the unique polyurethane paint provides an elastimer type finish that protects against chipping and fading.

Maze Nails
Maze Stormguard double hot-dipped Galvanized ring shank coil roofing nails are made in the U.S.A. Available in both coil and hand drive, they meet the “domestic made” requirement for the Buy America Act. SCS Scientific Certification Systems  independently verifies Maze Eco-Nails have achieved certification for recycled steel and zinc content. Maze Nails are an “environmentally preferred product” – as defined by the USGBC (United States Green Building Council). Maze fully endorses the LEED Green Building Rating System. Maze ring shank roofing nails are also “Miami-Dade County Product Control Approved.”

Nudo Products
This Illinois company’s high impact thermoplastic drive rivets make easy installation of panels and fixtures on all types of walls and ceilings, securely fastening to most substrates (brick, stone, gypsum, concrete, steel and lumber), and also grip behind wood or metal framework. Longer rivets are ideal for thick materials like cork and foam insulation block.

Precision Fasteners & Components
Based in Florida and with three locations offering distribution throughout the U.S., Precision carries all of the most popular colors in fasteners of all types with baked-on primer and baked-on finish coat, assuring a premium product at competitive prices.

Raytec LLC
Offering “everything you need to hang gutter,” Raytec manufactures Hangtite and Hangfast hidden hangers. Raytec, in Ephrata, Pa., is the source for self-piercing ¼-inch indented hex washer head screws in all popular sizes and colors, yellow zinc  screws rated at 200-hour salt spray testing, Rezist (ceramic coated) screws rated at 500-hour salt spray testing and 410 stainless steel screws.

Rosko Fasteners
Rosko Fasteners provides the Rx Driller for steel frame building systems and Woody and Super Woody for post-frame building systems. Rosko post-frame building fasteners come standard with CR1000 Long Life protective coating at no extra charge. A computerized color matching system for painted fasteners can match any panels. Accessory items include closure strip, pipe flashings, sealants, tapes, rivets and masonry anchors. Custom packaging fits specific needs.

Sealtite
Sealtite manufactures steel-frame and post-frame screws for agricultural, commercial, industrial and residential metal roof applications. Product strengths are drill quality, showcased on the Maxx Steelbinder drill screw and Kwikseal II post-frame screw, and corrosion resistance. Both products are greatly enhanced by Sealtite’s mechanical zinc plating and new powder coat paint process. Solid and vented foam closure strips, pipe flashings, pancake and wafer head screws for standing seam roofs and other accessories round out the product line.

SFS intec, Inc.
SFS manufactures fasteners for the post-frame and metal building markets. Product lines includes Woodgrips, high performance WoodZAC, WoodMAC stainless steel capped fasteners, SX stainless steel self-drilling fasteners and EVERGRIP bi-metal screws. New products include the Woodgrip HiLo mill point, the #10 low profile fastener for sidewall applications and the #10 interior liner panel fastener. At SFS intec, the focus is on providing innovative, advanced technology systems and solutions for its customers.

Simpson Strong-Tie
Simpson Strong-Tie  offers an array of high-quality, corrosion-resistant nails, screws and specialized fastening products. This line of stainless-steel and non-ferrous fasteners provides exceptional durability and reliability that withstand the tests of time and the elements. Regardless of regional climate, Simpson Strong-Tie fasteners are designed to provide strength and superior corrosion resistance in a variety of applications from decking, siding and roofing to wood and metal framing.

Specialty Fasteners
Specialty Nail Co.’s line of large-sized, 20-22° plastic collated strip nails are well suited to timber frame and post-frame applications. Strip nails are engineered for use in the large strip nailers. Specialty also makes large “bulk” nails, either for hand drive or palm nailer application. Materials include Brite, HDG and stainless steel, up to 6-1/4-inch x .162. USA-made, they’re made to order.

Titan Metal Werks
SplitStop Screws are made for natural wood and composite decking applications as well as most other wood-to-wood and composite-to-wood applications. Titan’s patented design eliminates splits and the need to pre-drill, even in dense hardwoods. Titan III composite decking screws, SplitStop T3, are available in three sizes and four ACQ-rated colors. DeckEase Hidden Deck Fasteners, a new and versatile hidden fastening alternative, can be used with most grooved wood or composite decking. An economical option as well, at 60 percent the cost of similar deck clips, they’re made of stainless steel.

Triangle Fastener
Triangle Fastener Corporation supplies standard and specialty fasteners, tools, sealants and accessories for the post-frame industry. A full line of Panel-Tite metal-to-wood fasteners is available in #12 diameters for strength and long life. Seven in-house painting facilities can custom color match fasteners to exact requirements with delivery of three days or less. Triangle offers job-site assistance, technical assistance, Pak-One inventory management programs and product development from 23 stocking locations.

Westland Fasteners
This company custom manufactures a complete line of specialty fasteners for various industries, including agricultural, metal fabricating and manufacturing.

Z Metal & Building Systems
Located in Indiana, Z Metal provides fasteners for all metal roofing, metal buildings and commercial roofing applications. In most cases, fasteners, including special colors, can be shipped within 24 or 28 hours from one of seven strategic locations, with faster service and low shipping cost on high quality products. A detailed catalog is available on request. RB

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