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Old 01-05-2012, 07:08 PM   #1
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Ramset 2 inch foam insulation


There is a way of using a ramset to install 2inch foam insulataion to concrete. Where do I find this gun and the fasteners?


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Ramset 2 inch foam insulation


Ramset will blow a hole through the foam insulation. I assume this is a concrete wall you are asking about. There are fasteners called "stick-clips". They are a metal plate with a welded spike. The plates are adhered to the wall with epoxy and the insulation is pushed to the wall and the stick-clips impale the insulation, sticking out about 1 or 2 inches. The attachment is completed with a plastic or metal disk pushed down the protruding spike which resists backing off (sorta like an oversized tinnerman nut).

http://www.midwestfasteners.com/prod...-fasteners.php

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