USES: Hy-Tek nails are used for wood-framed connections, wood- structural-panel shear walls and diaphragms; and for engineered connections of wood structural panels to wood framing.
DESCRIPTION: Hy-Tek nails are available in lengths from 1-3/4 to 6 inches (44.4 to 152.4 mm). The top third of the nail length has a smooth shank and the bottom two-thirds has a helical screw shank. Refer to Table 1 for Hy-Tek nail designations, diameters, and tip styles.
The nails are manufactured from SAE J403 low-carbon steel wire, grade 1015-1030. The nails are available with a hot-dip galvanizing coating complying with ASTM A 153, Class D. Hy-Tek nails are supplied in strips, coils or in bulk. [more info...]