3 Inch Screws-TekPanel TekTrak (GT10010E)
The GT10010E 3 Inch Screws-TekPanel TekTrak. These 3 Inch Screws are sold in packages of 100, are intended for installing TekPanel and TekTrak on surfaces having a double thickness of drywall. A double thicknesses of drywall is typically used on garage walls adjacent to the living areas of the house interior. This is done to comply with building codes to create a fire wall. The standard length screw supplied with TekPanel and TekTrak Wall Channel kits is 1.625″ long and will not provide the needed thread length to safely secure the panel or wall channel trek. The pictures to the left show the different installation situations possible and when this screw should be used. These screws are #6 flat head Phillips drive bugle head coarse thread with a sharp point. The head is epoxy coated to color match the TekPanel and TekTrak. The threaded body has a yellow chromate rust resistant finish. Each of the described features is important to providing a successful TekPanel or TekTrak installation.