The Tiger Claw TC-4S for Iron Wood - Bucket of 1400 - With Screws and 5 Installation Block Tools is designed specifically for exotic hardwood decking lumber. It creates a 1/8" gap between each board.
TC-4 will work in the following lumber varieties: Brazilian Redwood, Ipe, Iron Wood, Mangaris, PurpleHeart and Teak hardwood lumber.
Brazilian Redwood, Ipe, Iron Wood, Mangaris, PurpleHeart, and Teak.
Tiger Claw TC-4S should not be used with the following lumber varieties: 3/4" x 6" hardwood decking, 1" (5/4) x 6" hardwood decking, composite decking, cellular PVC decking, mahogany, meranti, cambara, and softwoods.
Please consult your lumber professional or ask us for recommendations first if you plan to use any other type of hardwood in your decking project.
- Tiger Claw TC-4 hidden deck fastener bucket of 1400 TC-4s with 5 installation block tools
- Designed specifically for exotic hardwood decking lumber
- Compatible with Brazilian Redwood, Ipe, Iron Wood, Mangaris, PurpleHeart and Teak hardwood lumber
- Creates 1/8" spacing between each board
- Fasteners are designed to allow decking to expand and contract naturally by sliding on the fastener prongs and still maintain hold down strength. TC-4S can handle total board movement up to 1/8th of an inch.
- Tiger Claw Hidden Fastener Installation
- How To Replace a Damaged Board
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|Manufacturer Part Number||F-1135-TC4B|
|Appearance||Semi gloss black finish, rectangular body with tear drop shaped hole along lower bend. Two sets of square shaped opposing prongs with concave tips on top. 1/8" spacing flanges on inner prongs.|
|Coverage||A fastener is needed at every intersection of a joist and decking board. When using 5.5" decking with 16" on center joists: Square footage x 1.75 = # Fasteners|
|Coverage - Square Feet||Bucket of 1400 covers 775 sq. ft. at 16" OC, 540 sq. ft. at 12" OC, 1080 sq. ft. at 24" OC|
|Dimensions||.375" h x 2.12" w x .52" d|
|Finish||Passivated, black polymer coating|
|Gapping||TC-4S will automatically create a 1/8" space between each board.|
|Material||.034 420 annealed stainless steel, post hardened and tempered (magnetic); Tensile strength ~ 220 kpsi; Rockwell ~ 41-44 RC|
|Recommended Screw Used||Quality Stainless steel # 7 x 1 5/8" (#1 square drive) trim head decking screws included in each box and bucket of TC-4S.|
|Workability||All work can be done quickly from above using basic tools (hammer, screw gun, sledge hammer)|
|Ships to HI/AK||No|