Tapcon® is the #1 recognized screw anchor brand in the industry with unmatchable performance in concrete, block and brick applications, making it an excellent alternative to expansion anchors, plugs and lag shields.
Patented in 1976 by ITW Buildex, the Tapcon anchor is the original masonry fastener that revolutionized the fastener industry. The name Tapcon comes from its unique ability to TAP its threads into CONcrete. No other product in the industry anchors to concrete, block and brick with the ease and power of a Tapcon anchor.
With billions of Tapcon anchors in use, Tapcon is the professional’s choice for quality, strength and ease of installation. The corrosion resistant coating makes Tapcon anchors a long-lasting solution capable of withstanding harsh conditions.
Tapcon anchors are the ideal all-purpose fastener for virtually any application. In addition to the original Tapcon Blue, Tapcon anchors are also offered in white and stainless steel. You can also choose from a wide range of diameters and sizes, including Large Diameter Tapcon anchors–now available in up to 1/2” diameter.
Tapcon anchors are less prone to head snapping, providing greater dependability on the job and saving hours of labor. The induction hardened tip easily drives through concrete while the patented Advanced Threadform Technology delivers 20% more holding power than other concrete screw anchors. With high pull out performance values, large diameter Tapcon screw anchors are a viable alternative to wedge and sleeve anchors.
Tapcon anchors use the patented Advanced Threadform Technology™, which requires 30% less installation torque compared to other concrete screw anchors. Just drill a hole and drive the removable anchor for quick and easy installation.