GrateFix

Overview

  • Mechanical Galvanized Malleable Iron
  • Stainless Steel Grade 304 and 316
  • Easily installed from the top side only
  • No drilling, tapping or welding required
  • Allows easy repositioning or lifting of grating
  • No special tools or skilled labor required
  • No access to the underside required
  • Tested for vibration conditions at TÜV

GRATEFIX is a heavy-duty clamp that allows open floor grating to be clamped to the supporting steel from the topside only. The Gratefix features a cast bottom piece that provides additional strength to clamp on to the steel flange. The Gratefix is available in several different styles to suit the grating dimensions and the application. A mechanical galvanized M10 version is available with a symmetrical top bracket to suit 1-3/16” ctrs grating or with an offset bracket to suit 1-3/16” - 1-5/8” ctrs grating. The M08 version is also available in grade 304 and 316 stainless steel with a top bracket to suit 1-3/16” ctrs.

Option 1:

Pressed Top Bracket – Stainless Steel to EN 10088 Grade 1.4301 (AISI 304)
Cast Bottom Bracket – Stainless Steel to ASTM A743 Grade CF-8 (S30400)

Option 2:

Pressed Top Bracket – Stainless Steel to EN 10088 Grade 1.4401 (AISI 316)
Cast Bottom Bracket – Stainless Steel to ASTM A743 Grade CF-8M (S31600)

Option 3:

Pressed Top bracket – Material: Mild steel to EN 10025 grade S275
Cast Bottom Bracket – Material: Malleable iron to BS 1562: Grade EN GJMB-300-06
Both finished in: Mechanical Galv to ASTM B695


Technical Specifications

Product Code Material/Finish Screw Diameter Body Width Tightening Torque (ft lb) Option
GF3 S08 ASSY 304 stainless steel 5/16 5/8 6 1
GF1 S08 ASSY 316 stainless steel 5/16 5/8 6 2
GF1 G10 ASSY galvanized malleable iron 3/8 3/4 4 3
GF1 G10 ASSYUK galvanized malleable iron (offset bracket) 3/8 3/4 4 3