Ricon® S – connectors for high capacity standard connections

Ricon® S – connectors for high capacity standard connections

Due to difficulties in sourcing CS-screws RICON®, the 80 series of RICON® S connectors are currently only supplied with alternative screws. This information will be included in the order confirmation, together with the adjusted set price. Please acknowledge this adjustment before shipping the items.

The relevant connectors are as follows:

RICON® S 200/80 VS MIN
RICON® S 200/80 VS ST
RICON® S 200/80 EK
RICON® S 200/80 EK M16
RICON® S 200/80 GK
RICON® S 200/80 VK
RICON® S 290/80 EK
RICON® S 290/80 EK M16
RICON® S 290/80 GK
RICON® S 290/80 VK
RICON® S 290/80 VS MIN
RICON® S 290/80 VS ST
RICON® S 390/80 VS MIN
RICON® S 390/80 VS ST

 

Note: The required number of screws for the connector RICON®S should be based on previously determined characteristic values of loads. You can verify this using our user-friendly pre-dimensioning tool, or please contact our technical support team.

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The V-shape moulding provides perfect catch of the collar bolt. The strong tension and the short slide-in alleviates the connecting and guarantees joint sealing.
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RICON® S is made of premium quality steel, hot-dip galvanized and produced in Germany.
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KNAPP® CS-screws with cut point for extra fast starts and screwing. The reinforced shaft provides force-fit connection.
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The RICON®S clip lock, made from stainless spring steel, locks the connection against slide-in direction and can optionally be used for stress against slide-in direction or wind suction.
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There are different versions of the collar bolt available for RICON® S which offers four different connection options.
The V-shape moulding provides perfect catch of the collar bolt. The strong tension and the short slide-in alleviates the connecting and guarantees joint sealing.
RICON® S is made of premium quality steel, hot-dip galvanized and produced in Germany.
KNAPP® CS-screws with cut point for extra fast starts and screwing. The reinforced shaft provides force-fit connection.
The RICON®S clip lock, made from stainless spring steel, locks the connection against slide-in direction and can optionally be used for stress against slide-in direction or wind suction.
There are different versions of the collar bolt available for RICON® S which offers four different connection options.

RICON® S | The connector for main and secondary beam up to 230 kN*

System advantages:

  • Connector for timber frame, wood frame buildings and halls
  • Timber width from 100 mm upwards
  • Universally applicable to timber, steel or concrete
  • Simple screwing without predrilling
  • Easy hooking by large V-shaping – only 3,5 cm hooking way
  • Three- and four-sided concealed connection
  • High fire resistence through three- and four-sided concealed mounting
  • Adjustable collar bolt up to 5mm length tolerance at full load capacity
  • Optional – securing against the insertion direction with clip lock
  • NEW: ETA additionally with hardwood material

The characteristic and design values according to ETA-10/0189 (edition 2019/10/11) are listed in the interactive Excel table of load values and are chosen based on your criteria. A selected pre-dimensioning can be calculated easily and quickly. Plus, it is possible to calculate oblique connections with the chosen screws.

Download Load-bearing values with characteristics and design values