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5/8" x 12" Hot-Dipped Galvanized U.S. Made Thunderstud Wedge Anchor, 20/Box

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SKU: TSG5812
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ThunderStud ® - 5/8" x 12" Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor

The American made 5/8" x 12" Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor (20 pcs per box) are used in solid concrete in an outdoor wet environment. All orders ship immediately for delivery in 1 to 3 days.

  • Bit size 5/8"
  • Minimum embedment 2-3/4"
  • Thread Length 2-1/4"
  • Expansion clip is made from 304 stainless steel
  • Hot-Dipped Galvanized provides extra rust resistance in wet environments
  • Qualifies under Buy America Act
  • Nuts and washers are packaged with anchor
  • 5/8" thick x 12" (twelve inches) overall length
  • Minimum edge distance is 3-1/8"
  • Shipping is free on all orders over $25.00
Products specifications
Bit Size 5/8"
Minimum Embedment 2-3/4"
Thread Length 2-1/4"
2000 PSI Concrete - Pull-Out (lbs.) * 4999
2000 PSI Concrete - Shear (lbs.) * 8264
Type Male
Primary Concrete only
Diameter 5/8"
Length 12"
Material Hot-Dipped Galvanized
Environment Damp
Box Qty 20
Minimum Edge Distance 3-1/8"
Maximum Fixture Thickness 8-1/2"
Minimum Fixture Hole Diameter (In Place) 7/8"
Minimum Fixture Hole Diameter (Hole Spotted) 5/8"
Length ID Code T
Maximum Torque 75 - 90 ft./lbs.
Wrench Size For Nut 15/16"
Length Measurement End to End
Country American Made
Brand Name ThunderStud

Applications
The 5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor is made from Carbon Steel, and is Hot-Dipped Galvanized and meets the Buy America Act (BAA). This anchor is designed for use in concrete only, and should never be used in block or brick base material.

Environment
The anchor is designed for use in an outdoor, damp environment.

Hole Diameter/Bit Diameter
The 5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor requires a 5/8" hole to be drilled in the base material (concrete only). The hole should be drilled with carbide tipped bit that meets ANSI standards and used in a hammer drill.

Diameter of Anchor
The diameter of the 5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor is 5/8".

Length Anchor
The length of the anchor is 12" (twelve inches), and is measured as an overall length of the anchor from end to end.

Thread Type
The threads on the 5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor are national coarse threads that measures 5/8" with 11 threads per inch, commonly referred to as 5/8"-11.

Thread Length
The length of the threads on the anchor is 2-1/4" in length.

Packaging
The 5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor is packaged with 20 pieces per box and is packaged with the correct number and diameter of nuts and washers.

Minimum Embedment
The anchor minimum embedment into the concrete is 2-3/4". Therefore, the anchor must be installed so that a minimum of 2-3/4" of the anchor is embedded into the concrete.

Maximum Fixture Thickness
The maximum fixture thickness or the maximum thickness of the material being fastened for a 5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor is 8-1/2". This will ensure that the minimum embedment of 2-3/4" will be met.

Fixture Hole Diameter
The hole in the fixture or material being fastened must be larger than the designated diameter of the anchor . The 5/8" diameter anchor requires the hole in the fixture to be 7/8".

Wrench Size
The size of the wrench required to turn the nut to set the 5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor is 15/16".

Torque Value
To be set properly in the concrete, the anchor must be torqued to between 75 - 90 ft./lbs.

Spacing between Anchors
Each 5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor must be spaced a minimum distance of 6-1/4" from each other when measured center to center.

Edge Distance
It is very important not to install the anchor any closer than 3-1/8" from an unsupported edge of concrete.

Markings
The 5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor is stamped with the letter T on the threaded end to allow inspection of the anchor after installation. The letter "T" designates an overall length of the anchor as between 12" up to, but not including 13" in length.

Holding Values - Ultimate Load Values in 2000 PSI Concrete

5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor Size

Minimum Embedment

Pull-Out (lbs.)

Shear (lbs.)

5/8" x 12" (twelve inches)

2-3/4"

4999

8264


Product Information

Description

Part number

Quantity per Box

5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor

TSG5812

20

Installing a 5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor
  1. Drill a 5/8" hole into the concrete using a carbide-tipped bit that meets ANSI Standards B212.15.
  2. Drill the hole a 1/2" deeper than the anchor will penetrate the concrete, making sure the minimum embedment requirements of 2-3/4" is met.
  3. The hole can be drilled while the fixture is in place. The minimum hole in the fixture for the 5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor is 7/8".
  4. Clean the hole with a wire brush, vacuum, compressed air, or a blow-out bulb.
  5. Put the nut and washer on the 5/8" x 12" (twelve inches) Hot-Dipped Galvanized Thunderstud Wedge Anchor, making sure the nut is on the last threads; this will protect the threads from damage when the wedge anchor is hammered into the hole and into the concrete.
  6. Insert the anchor through the hole in the fixture and into the hole in the base material.
  7. This should be a very tight fit. Then use a hammer to complete the installation until the nut and washer are tight against the fixture. It is important that the threads go below the surface of either the base material or the fixture.
  8. Turn the nut clockwise on the anchor until finger tight.
  9. Using a 15/16" wrench, turn the nut 3 to 4 times until snug or until the proper torque value of 75 - 90 ft./lbs. is reached.
  10. Always use proper personal protective equipment per manufacturer's and OSHA instructions.

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* The figures above indicate average ultimate tension and shear failure values. A safety factor of 4:1 or 25% of ultimate value is generally accepted as a safe working load. Reference should always be made to applicable codes.



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