This unique tie is a standard aluminum form flat tie on one end and a ½”coil rod adapter on the other end.
Now you can connect your aluminum forms to industry-standard ½” coil rod to deal with difficult forming situations, such as one sided forming or field-adjustable length ties.
MAXIMUM SAFE WORKING LOAD:
3700 lbs (based on 2-to-1 safety factor)
Aluma-Coil™ Ties provide a simple and low-cost solution for securing formwork to existing structures for one-sided forming. They can eliminate additional hardware and labor over other methods.
Typical Existing Walls: Concrete • Wood Lagging • Brick • Sheet piling • Hollow concrete block • Rock
Depending on the existing wall material and the design tie loads, the threaded rod may be secured with:
BLIND SIDE WALLS
Steel Dog® Aluma-Coil™ Ties and Rebar Hooks provide a fast and low-cost way to use Stay-Form® stay-in-place expanded metal mesh to form blind side walls (where clearances on one side are too tight to allow for removal of reusable forms).
ADJUSTABLE LENGTH TIES
Aluma-Coil™ Ties can be threaded back-to-back to create long- or unusual-length ties with different end configurations
TYPICAL APPLICATIONS • Battered walls • Mass pours • Pile caps • Pilasters
Aluma-Coil™ Tie, 6" minimum wall
1/2" Coil rod on one side, Aluminum flat tie on the other. Ideal for all thicknesses 6" and up.
Aluma-Coil™ Tie, 4" minimum wall
1/2" Coil rod on one side, Aluminum flat tie on the other. Ideal for thin walls 4"-6". Only allows for minimal adjustment.