Different types of nails

By Admin | Building Materials
24 May 2016
imagine modern construction and repairs without this connection attribute is simply not possible.Although constantly coming up with more and more reliable types of fasteners and nail still remains relevant to this day.

What is the secret of the nails?Most likely in the simplicity of the design, a small value and, of course, the ease of use.In addition to fixing (driving) the nails is not required any special tools it needs only a single hammer, which is provided in each house.

for more reliable bond, apart from the usual (construction) nails, today issued many kinds of special nails for a specific material or a specific application.For these purposes, there are different types of nails, different from each other in size, profile, rod, material and manufacturing different configurations hats.For fastening different materials between themselves need to know not only the basic kinds of nails, well, to be able to use them properly.List all existing kinds and types of nails is very difficult, let's look at
the most common and often used today.



Various nails


nail normal (Building) - the most common type of nails used in the construction of the professional and in the household.This nail is a cylindrical rod with a round, flat hat, under which there are special notches for better connections.The main difference between them is the length (12 - 250 mm), the material manufacturing (steel, sometimes copper) and that the concerns of steel nails, surface treatment method (not black, galvanized, hot-dip galvanized, electro-galvanized, acid-resistant).

Black nails apply only to temporary structures and where there is no need of special durability and aesthetics, and for internal works better to use galvanized nails.

Acid nails are used in places with high humidity, and copper is usually used for decorative purposes.

Dyukert-nail is almost invisible hat and is used to mount different plates, linings, facings of doors and windows and other decorative materials.In
hat dyukert-nail has a groove that allows us to achieve a nail dobojnika without spoiling the surface of the material at the same time.

Screw nail profile has twisted rod and used to connect the bendable constructions such as floors, exterior trim of the building, bridges, piers, etc.. The strength of the screw nail is four times higher than usual.

Anchor nails are designed for fastening the mounting plates.The head of the anchor is formed as a cone which provides additional strength and stiffness compound.On the anchor rod also has special notches, to give effect to mount.

nails for fastening drywall - a relatively new kind of nail hat which has a larger diameter and a thin rod.Such a nail is used to secure the gypsum board, fiberboard and wallboard.

roofing nails used to secure some types of soft roof, the wind protection plates and other similar materials.It features a large nail hat, because that not only provides good anchorage, but ruled out the possibility of a breakthrough material.Nail double hat is used for bonding of demountable structures.Lower holding nail-attaches directly to the material in place, and when it is necessary to disassemble design, nail easily pulled from the top hat, while not damaging the material.Such gardeners like to use a nail for fixing greenhouse film.

comb nail used where needed special strength.A special feature of is that on the Web there are transverse incisions, which increase the strength of fixing several times.

comb nail for fixing to brick wooden frame made of stainless steel, and has a greater length.Used to pull bricks to a wooden base, such as plate of a log house, and acid-resistant steel does not allow him to deteriorate and sealed materials.