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Type 2

Panel Fixing Made Easy

Connects panels at 90 degrees and engages with a straight push. Ideal for panels with no clearance above or at the side and applications where the emphasis is on ease of access.

  • Type 2 Button-fix

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Using Type 2 Button-fix

Importantly this product enables easy removal and replacement of panels to access plumbing and wiring. Typical uses include:

  • Plumbing or electrical services access panels,
  • Bath panels
  • Demountable furniture
  • Acoustic panels
  • Light boxes

Technical Information

Dimensions and materials

  • The Fix is moulded from Zytel® nylon 66
  • The Button is moulded from 30% glass filled nylon PA6
  • Manufactured in the UK

Click here to download DXF CAD drawings

Download instructions for how to use Type 2 Button-fix


Accessories

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Button-fix Features Guide.

Features of the Fix Type 1 Type 1 Flush Type 1 Bonded Type 2
Connects face-to-face
Connects at 90°
Drop down or sideways engagement
Push-on engagement
Suitable for ceiling panels
Surface-mounted
Semi-rebated/recessed
Fully rebated/recessed
Attached with screws
Bonded
Minimum panel thickness 10mm (1) 18mm (2) No restricion 10mm (1)
Marker accessories (available separately)
Router multijig (available separately)
Multilingual instructions on the website
Independent load test reports (3)
2d DXF downloads on the website
3d CAD files available on request
  • (1) 10mm minimum with Varianta/Euro screws; 15mm minimum with wood screws
  • (2) Minimum panel thickness 28mm when rebating into the edge of the panel
  • (3) Type 1 Bonded test reports for specific adhesive/substrate combinations only

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Button-fix is available worldwide. Click below to find a stockist.

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