Facade Panel Installation Screws and Other Products

Stainless steel and aluminum facade panel fasteners to install HPL, fiber cement or other cladding panel to aluminum, steel or wood.

SX3-D12 T25W Dome Head Stainless Self-Drill Screws

Ideal for installing cladding panels (HPL, fiber cement, others) to aluminum or steel

304 or 316 stainless (bi-met) with carbon drill point

• Drill capacity: .060"-.118" steel or up to .125" aluminum
• For max build up to 3/4" (40mm)
• Diameter: #12 with 11 threads per inch
• Head: 0.472" (12.0mm) Dome screw head with T25W drive
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - 304SS - PDF, 0.26 MB
Product Data Sheet - 316SS - PDF, 0.27 MB

SX3-D16 T25W Dome Head Stainless Self-Drill

Ideal for installing cladding panels (HPL, fiber cement, others) to aluminum or steel

304 stainless (bi-met) with carbon drill point

• Drill capacity: .060" - 118" steel or alu
• For max build up to 19/32" (15mm)
• Diameter: #12 with 11 threads per inch
• Head: Dome screw head 16mm with T25W drive
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - PDF, 0.27 MB

TDA-S-D16

Install facade panel to metal
The new dual thread design provides confident application with technical prowess.

304 stainless with Type A point

• Diameter: #12 (5.8mm) with 20 threads per inch
• Head: 0.63" (16.0mm) dome screw head with T25W drive
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - PDF, 0.26 MB

Intelligent screw design enables diverse application capabilities ranging from light gauge installation to medium steel or aluminum.

10-12 Bi-Met 300 SD2

Ideal for light gauge metal connections, facade panel to steel or aluminum rail and architectural trim attachment

304 stainless (bi-met) with carbon drill point

• Drill capacity: .036"-.060" steel
• Diameter: #10 with 12 threads per inch
• Head: 15/32" (11.9 mm) pan head with T20W drive
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - PDF, 0.19 MB

irius® SX3-L12 Stainless Self-Drill

Ideal installation of cladding panels (HPL, fiber cement, others) to aluminum or steel

304 stainless (bi-met) with carbon drill point

• Drill capacity: .060"-.118" steel or alu
• For max build up to .590" (15mm)
• Diameter: #12 with 11 threads per inch
• Screw head: low profile irius® drive
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - #12 irius SX3 - PDF, 0.3 MB

irius® is a patented line of facade panel installation screws and other fasteners which cover a full range of attachment needs.

AP16 Aluminum Rivet

Ideal for installing cladding panels (HPL, fiber cement, others) to aluminum.
Provides a fast and well-tested hold in light gauge that won't loosen or corrode.

Body: Aluminum
Mandrel: Stainless 300

• For max build up to .649" (16.5mm)
• Diameter: .190" (5mm)
• Rivet head: large flange 5/8" dome (16mm)
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - PDF, 0.2 MB

SSO-D15 Stainless 316 Rivet

Ideal for cladding panels (HPL, fiber cement, others) to aluminum, metal or stainless steel
Fast, reliable and secure connection in light gauge that won't loosen

Body: 316 stainless
Mandrel: 316 stainless

• For max build up to .708" (18mm)
• Diameter: .190" (5mm)
• Head: large flange 19/32" dome (15mm)
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - PDF, 0.17 MB

BULB-TITE Rivet®

Ideal for the fastening of facade panel to metal attachment, as well as metal roof attachments and insulated metal panel to substrate attachment.

Body: Aluminum
Mandrel: Aluminum

• Diameter: 9/32" (7.7mm) and 3/16" (4.8mm)
• Dome Head Style: .612" (15.54mm)
• Large Flange Head Style: .750" (19.05mm)
• Finish: color matched vista spray

• Sold in large flange and dome head designs

Product Data Sheet For 9/32" - PDF, 0.3 MB

Product Data Sheet For 3/16" - PDF, 0.18 MB

The BULB-TITE Rivet® provides lasting facade panel installation, as well as resistance to the elements and tampering. What’s more it’s built for repeated use.

TW-S-D12 Stainless Self-Tapping

Ideal for cladding panels (HPL, fiber cement, others) to wood

304 or 316 stainless

• For max build up to 1.300" (33mm)
• Diameter: #10 with 12 threads per inch
• Screw head: 1/2" (12mm) dome head with T20W drive
• Finish: color matched vista spray

Product Data Sheet - 304SS - PDF, 0.18 MB
Product Data Sheet - 316SS - PDF, 0.18 MB

The TW-S-D12 Stainless Self-Tapping facade screws utilize 304 stainless steel and the TW-A4-D12 utilizes 316 stainless steel in order to combat corrosion and provide maximum strength. The low profile head provides a discrete aesthetic.

TU-S / TUF-S / TUC-S Hidden Fastener

Enables brackets, straps or clips to be attached quickly and securely to the back (hidden) of HPL, fiber cement or fiber concrete panels

316 stainless

TU-S: attachment of HPL panels
Product brochure - PDF, 3.27 MB
Installation instructions

TUF-S: attachment of HPL or fiber cement panels
Product brochure - PDF, 3.32 MB
Installation instructions

TUC-S: attachment of fiber concrete panels
Product brochure - PDF, 3.26 MB
Installation instructions

DG Drill Gauge

For centered drill holes to install AP16 or SSO-D15 rivets
Allows you to pre-drill the substructure perfectly centered to the hole of the cladding panel

• Can be used with any screw driver

• Interchangeable front pieces for various hole sizes
• Single handed operation
• Includes a 5.1mm drill bit for AP16 and SSO-D15 rivets

Product Data Sheet - PDF, 1.31 MB

Powerbird Pro 18.0 Volt Cordless Riveting Tool

Ideal for installing AP16 or SSO-D15 rivets in facade panels
The Powerbird Pro, in combination with the special nose piece, allows a single handed installation of AP16 or SSO-D15 facade rivets.

18.0 Volt cordless riveting tool

Weights: 4.4 lbs (2.0 kg with battery)
Working Stroke: 1.0" (25 mm)
Traction Power: 4,400 lbs. (20,000 N)
Power Pack: 18.0 Volt, rechargeable Li-Ion / 2.1 AH
Material Number: 1457637
Battery Charger: 100-240V/50-60Hz, 45-90 minute charge time

Accubird Pro 18.0 Volt Cordless Riveting Tool

Ideal for installing AP16 or SSO-D15 rivets
The AccuBird Pro, in combination with the special nose piece, allows a single handed installation of AP16 or SSO-D15 facade rivets.

Weights: 4.4 lbs (2.0 kg with battery)
Working Stroke: 1.0" (25 mm)
Traction Power: 2,200 lbs. (10,000 N)
Power Pack: 18.0 Volt, rechargeable Li-Ion / 2.1 AH
Material Number: 1457652
Battery Charger: 100-240V/50-60Hz, 45-90 minute charge time

Special Nosepiece for Rivet Guns

For installing AP16 or SSO-D15 facade rivets
This nosepiece will install the rivet with a tiny gap to create a moving point. Reduces risk of cracking the cladding panels

Can be used with the PowerBird Pro and AccuBird Pro riveting tools

Drill Bit with Depth Locator

Pre-drills HPL panels for TU-S hidden fastener installation
Adjustable setting depth for proper pre-drill

Bit diameter: 6mm (.236")

irius® Drive Socket E420

Required to install irius® drive fasteners

The fasteners are clamped firmly via the teeth under the fastener head. Never lose a facade screw again.

T20W and T25 Drive Bits (Wedge)

To install dome head self-drill fasteners to facade panels and similar products.

Use the T20W or T25 wedge bits for a stick-fit of the fastener. Smooth installation without wobbling.

Bring Your Projects to Life with the Power and Precision of SFS

SFS has a singular mission: to deliver the best results possible for our customers. Our dedication to quality has made us one of the leading providers of rivets, screws and other fasteners for large-scale construction projects. Install your facade panels using fasteners meticulously engineered through years of testing and customer feedback. Every component of our products⁠—from the screw heads to the drill point⁠—was designed with your needs in mind. Call 1-800-234-4533 to talk to a member of the SFS team about which facade panel fasteners best meets your cladding installation goals.

Find the SFS fastener color code matched to your OEM panel

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For more information, contact:

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» 1-800-234-4533
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