Wall Starter Systems
Ancon Staifix Universal Wall Starter System
This system includes all necessary fixings to join a single skin of masonry, 2400mm high, to an existing wall. Each pack includes 2 fixing strips, 5 plugs, 5 washers, 5 screws and 10 wall ties. Suitable for wall widths from 60mm to 250mm, this system provides a design shear strength of up to 4.0kN over a height of 2400mm. Wall Ties slide within the fixing strip to course with the bed joints of any masonry unit.
36/8 Wall Extension System
The system can be supplied with either SP36 ties or, where longitudinal movement must be accomodated at the joint, PP36 ties complete with debonding sleeves. The system is available as a kit comprising a length of 36/8 Channel 2320mm long, ten ties and ten plugs and screws.
Wall Ties & Restraint Fixings (PDF, 7.12 MB)
With their new European Technical Assessment (ETA), Halfen HZA serrated anchor channels fulfil all requirements of AS 5216:2021 and can be used in projects across Australia.
Leviat has released an enhanced version of its popular Ancon Shearfix design software that enables engineers to maintain a flat concrete slab at column heads by reinforcing the area against punching shear with a prefabricated, stud-rail system.