Welcome to Aptus Fastener Systems

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One of the UK's major suppliers of fasteners for the built environment.

Aptus Fastener Systems Ltd present a comprehensive range of products and services, from everyday fixings to high specification structural fasteners.

Since our formation in 1992 Aptus has built around its firm foundations to become one of the major UK importers serving a multitude of trades and market sectors with tailor made services and product support.

Aptus have developed the most comprehensive range of innovative and approved fastening solutions for the offsite and modern methods of construction. They actively support through product development and testing, fixings solutions for sustainable building methods, retrofit insulation and renewable energy.

Aptus latest news

Timberfix is evolving in 2016...

We recognise the importance of brand image, presentation and quality to all our customers. As such all our key woodscrew products will now be sold under one brand ‘timberfix’. This will complement our highly successful timberfix 360 high performance screw and timberfix plus structural screw. The new branding will bring stronger, better quality packaging and improved messaging of features and benefitsl, and will be rolled during 2016.
For more information please download our information leaflet >>

Timberfix packaging, timberfix is evolving

Aptus announce their new partnership with Pitzl

Which will be launched at the forthcoming Timberexpo exhibition. Pitzl, based in Germany are one of Europe’s foremost manufacturers of hidden timber connectors.

Catering for loads up to almost 600Nm they provide an innovative solution for both visible and hidden fixings in either timber to timber or hybrid structures. Offsite fabrication with onsite assembly is also possible with their range of tailor made cutting jigs. For more information please download the catalogue >>


Metal web manufacturers give Timberfix® plus their seal of approval

The Timberfix® plus range of structural timber screws has now been approved by both MiTek Industries Ltd and Wolf Systems® Ltd, as a cost effective fixing for connecting 2 ply open web joists. The Timberfix® plus range of 6.5mm diameter hexagon flange head screws, are CE compliant in accordance with EN14592:2008+A1:2012 as certified by BM TRADA and have been independently tested for use in 2 ply chords.

Their long-term permissible and characteristic shear loads will be included in the forthcoming software releases for both MiTek’s Posi-Joist™ and Wolf®’s easi-joist® open web systems. This will complement our HECO-TOPIX® CC screws which are already approved for connecting 3 ply joists. Timberfix® Plus screw lengths are suitable for the following chord sizes:

6.5 x 125mm ~ 72mm chords
6.5 x 150mm ~ 97mm chords
6.5 x 200mm ~ 122mmd chords
6.5 x 250mm ~ 147mm chords

Contact us directly for further information - email:sales@aptusfasteners.co.uk or Tel: 01773 740410.


Timberfix 360 "the all round performer"

Timberfix 360

High performance multi purpose screw. Drives faster with less torque and a reduced chance of splitting the wood. Now available in T Drive! Download our information leaflet HERE

Call or email our friendly sales team for more information and free samples... MORE

Furniture fixings range

Aptus have enlarged their range of fasteners for the furniture and shopfitting industries.

timberfix solar parts

For more information, call or email our friendly sales team : sales@aptusfasteners.co.uk

Frame screws/ frame packers

Don’t miss our forthcoming promotion on screws/fixings for door and window frames!

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For more information, call or email our friendly sales team : sales@aptusfasteners.co.uk