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VE4 Light Duty Housing Ties

Light duty wall tie used in domestic dwellings. Suitable for buildings with a maximum height of 10m and cavity widths from 50-150mm.  (Type 4 Wall Tie)

Code Length Cavity Units DOP
VE4-200-STST 200mm 50-75mm 250 Box View
VE4-200-50BAG 200mm 50-75mm 50 Bag View
VE4-225-STST 225mm 76-100mm 250 Box View
VE4-225-50BAG 225mm 76-100mm 50 Bag View
VE4-250-STST 250mm 101-125mm 250 Box View
VE4-250-50BAG 250mm 101-125mm 50 Bag View
VE4-275-STST 275mm 126-150mm 250 Box View
VE4-275-50BAG 275mm 126-150mm 50 Bag View

The VE4 comes in two styles. The first has a multi-drip in the middle of the tie, while the second has two offset double drips placed apart. This second style is intended for walls with larger cavities ensuring the drip sits in the clear cavity. The double-drip style is only available for the 275mm tie.

  • BBA Approved light duty housing ties (Agrément Certificate: 17/5462).
  • Application – A light duty wall tie used in box-form domestic dwellings that have inner and outer leaves of a similar thickness. They are suitable for buildings with a maximum height if 10m and for flat sites where the basic wind speed is up to 27m/s and altitude is not greater than 150m above sea level.
  • Design – Multidrip feature to prevent moisture travelling across the cavity, it can be installed either way up. The 275 tie features two offset drips to ensure a drip always sits in the clear cavity.
  • Material – Manufactured from grade 304 stainless steel.
  • Behaviour in relation to fire – Non combustible (as defined in the national Building Regulations).
  • Durability – Excellent corrosion resistance and a service life of not less than 60 years.
  • Thermal performance – In situations where thermal losses through ties need to be taken into account, the products will adequately resist thermal transmittance through a wall cavity.
  • Compliance – Tested as Type A (sound) and as Type 4 (strength) to BS EN 845-1.