Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What is a field fix solution for bent or out of plumb anchor rods?
A: Care should be taken when setting anchor rods to ensure they are plumb. If the rods are not properly secured in the template, or if there is r...
Q: In a built-up I-shaped cross-section, how are welds connecting the plates designed?
A: Assuming that continuous fillet welds are used, the welds may be sized as per the requirement of NZS3404:1997 Table 18.104.22.168 – Minimum size of...
Q: What thickness and size of washer is required for the preferred hole diameters in base plates?
A: Hole sizes in base plate may be up to 6 mm larger than the anchor bolt diameter (NZS 3404, Clause 22.214.171.124.2). Holes would normally be d...