The wall driller is a self-drilling anchor designed for use in drywall. It is available in both nylon and Zamac for use with #6 or #8 sheet metal screws.
Light duty into wallboard. Do not use overhead.
The length of the screw required is determined by adding the thickness of the material to be fastened (including any spacers or shims) plus 3/4", to allow for proper penetration.
Small pictures, lightweight bathroom fixtures, lightweight appliances, small signs, conduit clips, smoke detectors.
|#6 Nylon||3/8" to 3/4"||45 lbs.||55 lbs.||70 lbs.||75 lbs.|
|#6 Zamac||3/8” to 3/4"||45 lbs.||55 lbs.||70 lbs..||75 lbs.|
|#8 Nylon||3/8" to 3/4"||50 lbs.||65 lbs.||80 lbs.||85 lbs.|
|#8 Zamac||3/8" to 3/4"||50 lbs.||65 lbs.||80 lbs.||85 lbs.|
Values shown are average ultimate values and are offered only as a guide and are not guaranteed. A safety factor of 4:1 or 25% is generally accepted as a safe working load. Reference should be made to applicable codes for the specific working ratio.