Backit® Support Backing Solution Light Gauge Steel Wall Backing

Code: Backit
$1.43
Backit® Support Backing Solution Light Gauge Steel Wall Backing
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Backit® Support Backing Solution Light Gauge Steel Wall Backing

Code: Backit
$1.43

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Product Details
BackIt® provides a solid backing solution to support handrails, wall-mounted shelving, and other equipment. Installation is greatly simplified through a simple screw connection to the stud flange, delivering a flexibility for use in 12”, 16”, and 24” stud spacing. Shelf tabs hold a variety of wood backing sizes and shapes, including 1” x 6”, 2” x 4”, and 2” x 6”, in place during installation. BackIt exceeds code-required allowable load resistance of 250lbs in the vertical and horizontal directions

BackIt is designed to be used with studs having flanges up to 1-5/8" wide,* & is designated BackIt®

* Custom clips are available by request for use with studs having flanges greater than 1-5/8"

BackIt® Features and Value:

• Guide holes for stud and wood attachments
• Shelf tabs to rest wood upon during installation
• No pre-determined stud layout
• Resists load in the directions recommended by codes

Material Composition
ASTM A1003/A1003M Structural Grade 50 (340) Type H, ST50H (ST340H): 50ksi (340MPa) minimum yield strength, 65ksi (450MPa) minimum tensile strength, 43mil minimum thickness (18 gauge, 0.0451” design thickness) with ASTM A653/A653M G60 (Z180) hot dipped galvanized coating

US Patent #7,559,519