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Galvanised Wall Extension Profile

A quality engineered wall connector system that has been developed for use with most brick and block modules. This system has been designed for multi-purpose use where reliability and durability are important requirements. It provides lateral support to masonry wall panels in conversion, extension and new building work.

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  • A time saving solution to the tying-in of new walls to existing masonry walls/columns
  • BBA Approved for up to 8m, 3 storey work.
  • Accommodates 10mm of vertical movement.
  • Adjustable anchor ties to accommodate variation in brick courses.
  • All fixings and ties provided within the packs.

FURFIX DOUBLE FLANGE PROFILES:

Double flange profiles provide the benefit of a channel within which to build the new wall, giving substantial support to finished walls where the inside and outside faces are to be plastered/rendered.

FURFIX SINGLE FLANGE PROFILES:

A single flange return provides an edge that, once plumbed, can be used for a construction guide as well as giving support for walls to be fair faced on one side.

FURFIX NO FLANGE PROFILES:

The multi-purpose no flange profile is designed for brick/block widths of 60 to 250mm and greater, being ideal for internal and external applications where both sides of the new wall are to be fair faced.

MATERIAL:

Stainless Steel Profiles: 0.7mm stainless steel to BS EN 10088/2 Grade 1.4301.
Mild Steel Profiles: 0.8mm pre-galvanised mild steel to BS EN 10327:2004 DX51D+Z275.
Coach Screws: M6 x 50mm stainless steel or delta coated mild steel.
Masonry Plugs: High density polythene.
FINISH: Stainless steel or pre-galvanised mild steel with epoxy coated powder finish.

INSTALLATION:

  • Use all specified fasteners.
  • Fasteners must be spaced evenly, unless otherwise specified, and installed into the bricks or block and not into mortar joints.
  • Insert wall ties provided at maximum 300mm centres, bedding the ties into the mortar joints.
  • Detailed site work instructions are provided with each wall connector system.
  • In exposed locations it may be necessary to incorporate additional protection, for example
  • The insertion of a vertical dpc.

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