Testing shows the alloy plating technology of PT2000 to have 3-10X the corrosion resistance conventionally achieved with electro or hot dip galvanizations. Aerosmith ACQ Fasteners' distinctive finish offers optimum protection in applications demanding high corrosion resistance.
*comparative results based on averages from over 4 different plating types, in AQC treated wood, using protocol ASTM B117
|Protocol||Aerosmith ACQ Fastener||Name Brand Hot Dip Galvanized||Multi Elevtro Galvanized||Other Misc. Weather/Corrosion Resistant Coatings|
|ASTM B117 Modified (Fasteners Driven into ACQ treated board)||1656||412||N/A||180|
|Fasteners Immersed directly in 6% ACQ Solution||125||43||48*||24|
Aerosmith® now carries a full line of anchors that meet the criteria for use in cracked and uncracked concrete, Category 1!