- This nail is commonly used in cedar cladding, boating applications and in Kwila decking timber
- The Rose Head is a decorative nail
- Silicon Bronze nails are suitable for outdoor use
Silicon Bronze nails possess a copper alloy that contains Iron, Zinc, Silicon, Manganeso, Lead and Nickel.
These nails are commonly used in cedar cladding, boating applications and in Kwila decking timber.
Handy Tips – Smooth Shank Nails / For Common Fixing
A rule of thumb that can be used for determining the length of nail required is three times the thickness of the timber being fixed. e.g. 25mm Timber = 75mm Nail.
Stagger nails where close nailing is necessary to prevent timber splitting.
When nailing near the edge of the work surface it may be necessary to drill pilot holes using a slightly smaller diameter drill than the nail shank to stop the timber splitting.
Wherever possible, skew nail to maximise joint strength.
The Rose Head is a decorative nail, this head will sit slightly proud of the work surface.nails are designed to either finish flush with or below the work surface.