Rainscreen: Fasteners for Panel Cladding Attachment

SFS offers fasteners made of aluminum, stainless steel or bi-metal 304 and 316 stainless steel which are specified by various types of rainscreen panel manufacturers. SFS innovates fasteners for concealed applications, or provides value-added painting services for exposed parts to match the color of the panel. Please view our online color-selector tool for the best match for your application.

Face-Fastened Cladding Fastener Options for Rainscreen

SX3-D12 Dome Head Stainless Self-Drill

Ideal for cladding panels (HPL, fiber cement, others) to aluminum or steel

304 stainless (bi-met) with carbon drill point

• Drill capacity: .060"-.118" steel or up to .125" aluminum
• For max build up to ¾" (40mm)
• Diameter: #12 with 11 threads per inch
• Head: 0.472" (12.0mm) Dome Head with T25W drive
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - PDF, 0.27 MB

SX3-D16 T25W Dome Head Stainless Self-Drill

Ideal for cladding panels (HPL, fiber cement, others) to aluminum or steel

304 stainless (bi-met) with carbon drill point

• Drill capacity: .060" - 118" steel or aluminum
• For max build up to 19/32" (15mm)
• Diameter: #12 with 11 threads per inch
• Head: Dome head 16mm with T25W drive
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - PDF, 0.28 MB

irius® SX3-L12 Stainless Self-Drill

Ideal for cladding panels (HPL, fiber cement, others) to aluminum or steel

304 stainless (bi-met) with carbon drill point

• Drill capacity: .060"-.118" steel or aluminum
• For max build up to .590" (15mm)
• Diameter: #12 with 11 threads per inch
• Head: low profile irius® drive
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - PDF, 0.28 MB

AP16 Aluminum Rivet

Ideal for cladding panels (HPL, fiber cement, others) to aluminum
Fast, reliable and secure connection in light gauge that won't loosen

Body: Aluminum
Mandrel: Stainless 300

• For max build up to .649" (16.5mm)
• Diameter: .190" (5mm)
• Head: large flange 5/8" dome (16mm)
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - PDF, 0.2 MB

SSO-D15 Stainless 316 Rivet

Ideal for cladding panels (HPL, fiber cement, others) to aluminum, metal or stainless steel
Fast, reliable and secure connection in light gauge that won't loosen

Body: 316 stainless
Mandrel: 316 stainless

• For max build up to .708" (18mm)
• Diameter: .190" (5mm)
• Head: large flange 19/32" dome (15mm)
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - PDF, 0.17 MB

TW-S-D12 Stainless Self-Tapping

Ideal for cladding panels (HPL, fiber cement, others) to wood

304 stainless

• For max build up to 1.300" (33mm)
• Diameter: #10 with 12 threads per inch
• Head: 1/2" (12mm) dome head with T20W drive
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - PDF, 0.19 MB

Hidden Fastener Options

TU / TUF / TUC Hidden Fastener

TU-S Hidden Fastener for HPL Panels
316 stainless fastener
Product Data Sheet - PDF, 3.27 MB
Installation instructions

TUF-S Hidden Fastener for HPL or fiber cement panels
316 stainless fastener
Product Data Sheet - PDF, 3.32 MB
Installation instructions

TUC-S Hidden Fastener for fiber concrete panels
316 stainless fastener
Product Data Sheet - PDF, 3.26 MB
Installation instructions

What Fastener Would Best Fit Your Project Needs?

NVELOPE offers a broad range of fasteners designed to attach rainscreen cladding. Our team would be more than happy to assist in identifying the fastener that best fits your project needs. Contact NVELOPE at 1-844-NVELOPE / us.nvelope@sfsintec.biz in the USA, or 1-866-847-5400 / ca.nvelope@sfsintec.biz in Canada.

Need Help Choosing The Correct Fastener?

Contact the NVELOPE team:

in the U.S.:
» 1-844-nvelope (683-5673)
» us.nvelope@sfsintec.biz

in Canada:
» 1-866-847-5400
» ca.nvelope@sfsintec.biz

SFS Fastener Color Selector Tool

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