House interior drywall walls connected onto metal frame

Pay Attention To

Screws for metal frame have FINE THREAD. High Low Thread is also suitable for thin metal.

Drywall screws have usually BUGLE HEAD. It is designed to prevent damaging the plasterboard during installation.

Drywall screws have PHILLIPS DRIVE. It is designed to prevent over tightening the fasteners.

Screws should have sufficient DRILLING CAPACITY.

Is the screw LENGTH enough for your fixture?

Suitable Fasteners

ScrewTIMco Self-Drilling Drywall Screw
TIMco Fine Thread
Drywall Screw
TIMco Dense Board
Screw
TIMco Reverse Thread Drywall Screw
For MaterialsDrywall to Sheet MetalDrywall to Thin Metal and SoftwoodDense Board to Softwood and Thin MetalDense Board to Thin Metal and Softwood
Max Drilling Thickness for Steel2.5mm
(4.2 and 4.8 gauge screws can drill 3.0mm)
0.6 mm0.8 mm0.8 mm
EnvironmentInterior (1)*

- clean, dry and low humidity environments
Interior (1)*

- clean, dry and low humidity environments
Interior (1)*

- clean, dry and low humidity environments
Interior (1)*

- clean, dry and low humidity environments
Salt Spray Resistance60 hrs50 hrs50 hrs50 hrs
Drive TypePhillips Drive

- receives a medium torque
- tool can cam out at high torque
- easy to strip the heads

NOTE!

Phillips Drive design is preventing over tightening the fasteners
Phillips Drive

- receives a medium torque
- tool can cam out at high torque
- easy to strip the heads

NOTE!

Phillips Drive design is preventing over tightening the fasteners
Phillips Drive

- receives a medium torque
- tool can cam out at high torque
- easy to strip the heads

NOTE!

Phillips Drive design is preventing over tightening the fasteners
Phillips Drive

- receives a medium torque
- tool can cam out at high torque
- easy to strip the heads

NOTE!

Phillips Drive design is preventing over tightening the fasteners
HeadBugle Head*

- designed to not
damage the plasterboard
during installation
Bugle Head*

- designed to not
damage the plasterboard
during installation
Ribs Under Head

- improved countersinking
Bugle Head*

- designed to not
damage the plasterboard
during installation
TorqueMedium TorqueMedium TorqueMedium TorqueMedium Torque
ThreadTwin/Fine ThreadFine ThreadHigh Low Thread

- increases pull-out strength
- reduces installed material cracking and splitting
Fine Thread
Reverse Thread---Reverse Thread

- softens the material, allowing the
head to countersink into dense board

PointNo 2 Drill Point*

- excellent drilling performance into thicker gauge steel (2.5-3.0mm)
Super Sharp Point*

- for ease of penetration
Super Sharp Point*

- for ease of penetration
Super Sharp Point*

- for ease of penetration
CE or StandardCE approvedCE approvedCE approvedCE approved
FinishZinc PlatedZinc Plated / Black PhosphateBlack PhosphateBlack Phosphate
Advantages:
No 2 Drill Point*

- excellent drilling performance into thicker gauge steel (2.5-3.0mm)

Bugle Head*

- designed to not
damage the plasterboard
during installation

Phillips Drive Design Is Preventing Over Tightening the Fasteners
Bugle Head*

- designed to not
damage the plasterboard
during installation

Phillips Drive Design Is Preventing Over Tightening the Fasteners
High Low Thread

- increases pull-out strength
- reduces installed material cracking and splitting

Phillips Drive Design Is Preventing Over Tightening the Fasteners
Reverse Thread

- softens the material, allowing the
head to countersink into dense board

Bugle Head*

- designed to not
damage the plasterboard
during installation

Phillips Drive Design Is Preventing Over Tightening the Fasteners
Disadvantages:
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* – Information from the manufacturer