Can you Hilti into brick?
With Hilti’s SafeSet technology, HIT-HY 270 can be used for CMU, hollow CMU and clay bricks with holes to reliably and safely set anchors. It is also an OSHA 1926.1153 Table 1 compliant solution for drilling.
Is it better to anchor in brick or mortar?
Brick usually holds better and supports more weight than mortar. However, if you have old, fragile brick and you’re mounting a heavy object that requires deep holes and expansion-style anchors, drilling into the brick may not be the best choice.
What is a masonry anchor?
Masonry anchors are anchors used to fasten or attach an item to the masonry. Masonry anchors refer to anchors that are used in all types of masonry including concrete, brick and block or CMU. Expansion anchors such as the wedge anchor or sleeve anchor. Threaded anchors such as the tapcon masonry screw.
Do you need a pilot hole for masonry?
Unlike timber that is generally soft(ish), pliable and whereby sometimes you don’t even need to drill a pilot hole before you screw into it, masonry materials are too hard and dense for that (there are some exceptions we’ll get into later) and you’ll need to drill a brick hole first.
What kind of anchors does Hilti concrete use?
Post-installed mechanical anchors come in many shapes and sizes, with equally different fastening mechanisms offering low to high holding capacities. Hilti’s mechanical anchor portfolio offers low capacity removable screws and sleeve anchors, medium-duty wedge anchors, and high capacity expansion and undercut anchors.
What kind of anchors can I use in masonry?
HIT-HY 270 Masonry Chemical Anchor New dust control solution for masonry base materials With Hilti’s SafeSet technology, HIT-HY 270 can be used for CMU, hollow CMU and clay bricks with holes to reliably and safely set anchors. It is also an OSHA 1926.1153 Table 1 compliant solution for drilling.
What does Hilti PROFIS anchor design software do?
Anchor design at a click. At Hilti, we work hard to help build a better world. Hilti PROFIS Anchor represents the next generation in anchor design software.
What kind of tie is used to anchor a brick wall?
The Heli-Tie helical wall tie is a stainless-steel tie used to anchor building façades to structural members or to stabilize brick walls.