Anchors are a practical solution for attaching one object to another, mainly when the surface object is hard and solid, such as stone brick, concrete or hollow like drywall. The type of anchor that will be most suitable for an application will depend on the material and condition of the surface object, as well as the size, weight and directional force of the object being anchored. Fastener anchors can be attached to a wide variety of materials, including:
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We carry a wide variety of materials, plating, grades or classes, thread pitches, as well as customized pieces. Choose from our full inventory below. We will work with you to choose the most effective and durable product for your application. View our full washer product listing below, or contact our friendly and knowledgeable sales staff for more information 866-463-2910.
Fastener Anchor Material Options
All Fastener Solutions anchors are available in a wide range of material options, including an assortment of exotic metals that have many different types of unique properties. If you cannot find the type of metal you’re are looking for or have specific questions regarding our exotic metals, contact us or call us directly at 866-463-2910.
Concrete anchor screws do not use expansion as a way of holding the connected base material. Instead, concrete anchors have extremely sturdy high and low threads that dig deeply into the concrete as they are installed. Concrete anchor screws can also be removed and re-driven into the same holes.
Wedge anchors (or expansion anchors) come supplied with a nut and a washer and are installed through pre-drilled holes. The anchor is initially inserted through the coupling material and into the drilled hole until the anchor threads are below the concrete surface. The nut is then tightened with a wrench, which wedges the clip portion of the wedge anchor between the concrete and the anchor shaft. The concrete wedge anchors' unique design allows it to successfully anchor fixtures into concrete. Wedge anchors are profoundly durable and provide extreme strength once installed.
Hollow wall anchors are a three-piece fastener consisting of a cylindrical expander shell with longitudinal sections of its shank removed. This design allows the shell to be pulled toward the head and form anchoring legs on the blind side of the assembly. Hollow wall anchors are primarily used to provide a stable mounting system in weaker base surfaces such as drywall and gypsum board. This type of anchor system can be installed in pre-drilled holes, and typically have gripping apparatus that expands behind the wall when fully installed to support the mounted fitting.
Fastener Solutions offers a wide variety of anchors from lightweight to heavy duty; some are self-drilling while other require pre-drilled holes. Our selection of anchor fasteners includes chemical, construction, and mechanical anchors, as well as their specialty accessories. We carry a wide selection of materials, plating, grades or classes, thread pitches, as well as customized pieces.
Contact Fastener Solutions Today for your Fastener Screw Needs
Contact us for more information regarding our fastener anchors including: concrete anchors, wedge anchors, wall anchors and more. Complete customization of your fastener screw needs is also available. All our anchors are available in a wide variety of material options, including exotic metals. You can also request a quote or call us directly at 866-463-2910 with any questions you may have.