COVID-19 Update:ABC US is an essential supplier to essential businesses in the hardware, construction and building materials channels across the United States and as such, we will continue to operate. We will adhere to requested health standards for our employees and continue to manufacture and supply SPAX® ENGINEERED FASTENERS to serve our essential customers in those respective industries from our facility in Bryan, OH. Visitors will be considered on an appointment-only basis. For any questions, please call 800-443-9602 between 8a-5p EST.


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SPAX® PowerLags® offer the largest selection of code-recognized structural wood-to-wood fasteners in the industry. Featuring SPAX® patented thread technology, they require no pre-drilling, and drive faster and easier than conventional lags and other structural lag screws. Available in two head styles (hex and T-Star) and coating options for use in interior (zinc and yellow zinc) and exterior applications (HCR), including treated lumber.

  • No pre-drilling required (1/4" and 5/16")
  • Grade 5 durability
  • Code listings ICC-ES ESR-1782
  • DrJ Technical Evaluation Reports (TER No. 1711-01; Deck Ledger Attachment and TER No. 1802-03; Multi-ply; LVL Beams and Girder Truss Applications)
  • Patented thread serrations require up to 40% less driving torque to increase installation speed while helping prevent cracking in logs
  • Built-on washer head designs eliminate the need and extra cost of a separate washer
  • Fastener length stamp on the head provides convenient identification without measuring and aids on-site inspections
  • Sold in job-friendly package quantities, including bulk pails

Hex Washer Head PowerLags®

Provides maximum driver engagement, especially when using larger diameter/longer length parts in harder wood species. Available in 1/4”, 5/16”, 3/8” and 1/2” diameters, and in lengths up to 12”. SPAX HCR® Coating is approved for use in treated lumber.

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T-Star Washer Head PowerLags®

The low-profile, large diameter head design provides outstanding clamping force and improved aesthetics. Deep T-Star drive offers excellent bit engagement without requiring a “special” driver bit. Available in 1/4”, 5/16”, and 3/8” diameters, and in lengths up to 10”.  SPAX HCR® Coating is approved for use in treated lumber.

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