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Steel Strong-Portal for Timber Frame Racking Resistance

Developed to offer enhanced racking resistance in timber structures, Steel Strong-Portal is available in a range of heights and widths to suit various sizes of openings.

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Features

Features

Benefits
  • Easily intergrated with existing timber frame designs.
  • Secures directly to foundation and adjacent timber frame panels.
  • Easy to handle - no need for cranes or mechanical handling equipment.
  • No additional framework , simple connects to adjacent elements.
  • All fixings and adhesives are provided with the system.
Material
  • Steel Strong-Portal: Galvanised milld steel - Z275
  • AT-HP Mortar Adhesive: Styrene free, metharcylate resin
  • Threaded Rods: Grade 8.8 carbon steel, zinc plated
  • Nuts and washers: carbon steel, zinc plated
  • Screws: ESCR8.0X120 and SDS25112

Applications

Applications

Applications
  • Suitable for minimum wall thicknesses of 140mm
  • Around openings such as garages, patio doors and bay windows
  • Narrow piers
  • Internal walls
  • External walls
  • Fix into timber studs and concrete foundation