Even Faye finds that sometimes itís hard to find what you want in a hardware
store. Itís a bit like being unable to see the forest for the trees. Ramset to
With a big range (over 100) of masonry anchors to chose from, Ramset has devised
an easy colour-coded system:
- Black cards - for fixing to masonry, brick or concrete.
- Orange cards - for plasterboard or hollow walls.
Each card tells you what the anchor is, gives you an example of how it works,
and lists the types of materials to fix it to.
An important feature is the weight-carrying capacity and the material thickness.
The back of the card has more information, including the drill diameter
required, safety instructions and diagrams.
So next time you need an anchor you should be able to find the one that suits
your job quickly and easily, whether you need Wallmates to hang a few pictures,
Dynabolts to erect the kids basketball hoop, or Ankascrews for some heavy-duty
You can always ask the
friendly floor staff for help when youíre looking for the right anchor for your
project Ė even blokes can do it!