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Fasteners

Fasteners

We offer several types of clips to secure our grating products. The maximum distance between clips should be no more than 4 ft. All metal clips are made of type 3 1/6 stainless steel with a thickness of .06 inches.

M Clip (Saddle Clip)

M Clips are used to secure molded or pultruded grating panels to a support using two adjacent grating bars for a secure fit.

W Clip (Washer Clip)

W Clips are made specifically for grating with a plate on top. The length of the bolt should be the same as the height of the panel.

L Clip (J Clip)

L Clips are used to secure molded or pultruded grating to a support bar for moderate loads.

C Clip (End Panel Clip)

C Clips are used to join two ends of molded grating together. Clips should be placed every 2-3 ft. to meet density requirements.

G ClIps

G Clips are designed to attach grating to any structural member flange .75 inches or small in thickness with no drilling required.

J Bolts

J Bolts are used to secure grating to a support bar.

T Clips

T Clips are used to fasten pultruded grating to a support frame.

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