The tension control bolting system has quickly become the most widely usde method of tensioning high strength structural bolts.The ease of use and economic benefits has provided tens of thousands of projects with consistent,reliable,and economical steel connections.The TC bolt is formally recognized by the AISC(American Institute of Steel Construction)and the RCSC(Research Council on Structural Connections)as and approved installation method.
The Tension Control System consists of one each:A325 TC Bolt,A194 2-H Heavy Hex Nut,F-436 Flat Washer.
Key advantages of the Tension Control assembly include:
Cost effective,one operator ,single sided installation
Lightweight,non-impacting installation tools
Pre-certified,matched and tested assemblies
Reliable and effcient bolt tensioning
Bolt tension is not dependent on operator skill or tool settings