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Aerosmith knows it's important for you to install your synthetic and metal Lath quickly. For Light Gauge Steel, our VersaPin® ST4200 fastening tool was designed with that in mind and features a depth of drive adjustment. For Concrete and CMU Aerosmith’s TraxPin and PowerPin fasteners can tackle the application with ease. All of Aerosmith’s lath options have customized magnetic adapters and steel washers.
Not only are Aerosmith fastening systems user friendly, but they meet or exceed job site regulations. Thanks to Aerosmith's testing and approvals, downtime for job site regulations is diminished. This allows your crew to get to work faster, stay working longer, and saves you labor costs!
"Aerosmith cut our injuries and cut the time it takes to fasten by 60%!"
Allowable shear capacity Thru Foam Plastic Insulated Sheathing (FPIS) using the Aerosmith 2635SBG pin, establishing the minimum fastening requirements to support various cladding weight. The components of the test are R-9 Zip System® R-Sheathing to 54 mil steel framing.
This report, issued by Pei Evaluation Service® covers the use of Aerosmith .145 Series pins for Cement Fiber Siding direct to concrete block (CMU). SurePin® Fasteners are driven hardened steel pins used to attach cement fiber siding (i.e. James Hardie) direct to concrete block.
Aerosmith's SurePin and VersaPin line of fasteners have received Florida Product Approval for the use of attaching James Hardie Brand Siding and other Fiber Cement brands direct to concrete masonry units and Cold-Formed Steel. Aerosmith's VersaPin fasteners have received further approval to attach Exterior Gypsum, Plywood and OSB to Cold-Formed Steel in standard and shear wall configurations under the 2017 code.
ICC ES-5028 covers the use of Aerosmith’s .100” VersaPin®s with A) James Hardie, Allura, and Fiber Cement Products, B) Densglass® Gold and Exterior Gypsum Sheathing, C) Plywood and OSB Shear Wall, D) Sure-Board® Series 2000 Structural Panels, E) Plywood and OSB Horizontal Diaphragms with various gauges of LGS attached with .100” and .145” Gripshank® and Helical Aerosmith pins. Code compliance for Uniform Building Code, International Building Code, International Residential Code, ASCE 7-10, Florida Building Code and the National Building Code of Canada
Extensive report by Reynaud Serrette, Ph.D. of the Light Gauge Steel Research Group at Santa Clara University. This report covers shear and tension testing of pin connections in various gauges of steel, the results of these tests and the comparison to the widely-utilized ANSI Screw Equations for similar fastenings. Intended for use by architects and engineers.
Aerosmith® now carries a full line of anchors that meet the criteria for use in cracked and uncracked concrete, Category 1!