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.
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