splits in timber
information and advice on general building topics, builders merchants, problem builders, DIY Stores etc....

3 posts   •   Page 1 of 1
tidy
Tradesman
Tradesman
Posts: 24
Joined: Sun Aug 22, 2010 2:39 am

splits in timber

by tidy » Sat Feb 25, 2012 10:36 pm

what are the metel straps called that you bang into wood to stop it cracking it has lots of teeth in and gos across the crack in timber. you can see these in scaffold boards.
any help out there. thanks.and where can i buy some.

welsh brickie
Project Manager
Project Manager
Posts: 2610
Joined: Sat Apr 12, 2008 8:54 am

Re: splits in timber

by welsh brickie » Mon Feb 27, 2012 8:16 pm

they are called metal truss plates,Try your local builders merchants

tidy
Tradesman
Tradesman
Posts: 24
Joined: Sun Aug 22, 2010 2:39 am

Re: splits in timber

by tidy » Tue Feb 28, 2012 1:44 pm

ok thanks for your reply. will do.

3 posts   •   Page 1 of 1
It is currently Mon Jun 10, 2024 2:15 am