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Update to Technical Supplement for Exterior Cladding from James Hardie

August 31, 2020

The September 2020 supplement outlines the use of Structnail® Gripshank™ SuperSharpy™ fasteners with selected James Hardie™ products as an alternative fixing method to screws for steel framing. Nailing can reduce installation time due to the elimination of surface preparation steps, such as countersinking and patching screw holes.

Download the PDF for more information.

ICCONS, The Home of Structnail

April 30, 2020

Structnail is proud to announce its official acquisition by ICCONS Pty Ltd.

This acquisition enables an enormous opportunity for Structnail to broaden its distribution channels, through ICCONS extensive network of professionals and dealers.

Building successfully in steel requires the perfect mixture of the right products, optimised design, and specialised engineering. ​ICCONS is proud to offer Structnail as an addition to its nailing range, now offering solutions for all concrete and steel applications.

PT2000™ coating warranty for external use and into Truecore™ steel

September 24, 2019

New PT2000™ Coating Warranty by Aerosmith into TrueCore™ steel now available. New innovation is coming to the steel frame industry with smart and new alternatives to stock galv. screws. This is one answer to galv. stripping off screws during installation so we believe PT2000® provides a far superior coating protection, so call us to find out more.

New Technical Advisory Bulletin - Beware of cheap and nasty imitations!

September 15, 2019

All nails are not created equal, so make sure you use structural pins like our Structnail Gripshank™ pins to connect any products to steel frame buildings. The applications could be cladding, thermal battens, flooring, roof battens, bracing sheets, plated lintels and more. Below is brand "X" out of Korea which claims to works on steel frames. Pull-out capacity and coating protection was reviewed by 3rd party with results substandard and not fit for purpose. Check Structnail pins as the only approved fixing solution for peace of mind on to steel frame buildings. Call us to know more about using the right pin on your next project.

Latest Cladding project in Bridgeman Downs, Brisbane

February 17, 2019

Our 38mm Gripshank™ nails have been selected for this new 64 residential project for fixing INEX>EXPRESS directly to metal battens on timber frames. While other nails were trailed, our Gripshank™ nails were the only ones able to satisfy the client and installation team on both the superior finish and structural requirements.
The project brief from the client was about installing an architectural cladding system in a manner that structurally and aesthetically complies AND optimise the build programme. We are looking forward to the next project by the client. If you want to use INEX cladding on your own project, feel free to call myself or Brickworks and we can show you the benefits fixing with our nails.

30% Faster cladding installation!

November 15, 2018

Structnail® is excited to provide our steel frame fasteners to Andrew Rijken and his team at GJ Gardner Jimboomba to complete the cladding on his latest home. When using our nails, he achived over 30% labour savings vs screws! 

Call your local James Hardie rep or us to see how we can speed up your next cladding project.

Trim tool and brads now available

June 17, 2018

Structnail® is bring in finishing brads with supporting tool for builders. Our new brads provide a better holding ability and strength so you can eliminate the glue behind skirting and architraves while also punching through thicker steel for better finish.

Order Now.

Updated Gripshank Supersharpy Fasteners Design Certificate

January 24, 2018

Structnail® has recently completed further pull out and shear testing on our range of Gripshank™ Supersharpy™ fasteners (2359NG, 2509NG and 2639NG) with new Design Certificate downloadable here. 

You can now use and specify with confidence on your projects. Ask your engineer to check where you can use on your frames.

Fast is best!

December 14, 2017

You can't beat our Fasteners vs. Screws. Don't believe us......check out the videos!

Wine Barrels now using our pins!

December 04, 2017

Structnail® has started supplying a large number of cooperage's in SA to connect the steel hoops to the Oak barrels. The pins are have a strong market share in USA and are now showing strong interest in Australia.

Benefits are a more aesthetic finish, safer with no sharp edges and cost effective with less setup investment.

Weathertex is onboard, are you?

October 25, 2017

Structnail® is proud to be able to offer Weathertex a better and faster fixing solutions for steel home builders. Their full range of cladding systems are available in partnership with our SNC2509NG (50mm) and SNC2639NG (65mm) fastening options. Call your Weathertex rep to ask to use Structnail® SNC2509NG and 2639NG fastening solutions on your next cladding project.

Nailing into thick steel?

October 08, 2017

Structnail® introduces our 5454HPG fastener for fixing into thicker hot rolled and cold rolled steel. In fact, up to 10mm thick. Click to see the full spec sheet and applications.

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