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VGU is the washer that makes it possible to install VGS wood screws at a 45° angle on steel plates.

The ergonomic shape ensures a firm, precise grip during installation.

Available in 3 versions compatible with VGS Ø9, Ø11 and Ø13 mm, for plates of variable thickness.

VGU, the 45° washer for the correct installation of VGS wood screws.

The VGU washer is CE marked according to ETA 11/0030.

Using VGU washers with VGS wood screws at a 45° angle on steel plates restores resistance to sliding.

Also available is the JIG VGU template, which makes it easy to prepare a 45° angle pre-drill, facilitating subsequent tightening of the VGS wood screws inside the washer. The recommended pre-drill length is at least 20 mm.

The VGU washer is made of carbon steel with bright zinc plated, it is ideal for use with wood-based panels, solid timber, glulam, CLT, LVL and high-density woods. Service classes 1 and 2.


Technical data sheets
Technical data sheets USA
Technical data sheets CANADA
ICC-ES Evaluation report
ETA Certificate
Declaration of performance (DOP) Download
Item specification
File CAD
File BIM.ifc
File BIM.rfa


CODE version pcs.
VGU945 for screw VGS Ø9 25
VGU1145 for screw VGS Ø11 25
VGU1345 for screw VGS Ø13 25

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