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Tension & Compression Systems

Tension & Compression Systems

Important: Our stainless steel tension system has a new name: Halfen Detan-D (previously Ancon 500)

Tie bars are increasingly being used in structures and buildings as an architectural as well as a structural element. Our Tension System range comprises two solutions which have been designed to meet the demanding aesthetic requirements of today’s applications.

  • Free design software available
  • European Technical Assessment (ETA)
  • High load capacity
  • Stainless steel and carbon steel options
  • Bars from 8mm to 76mm diameter (depending on material)
  • Choice of finishes
  • Aesthetically designed forks
  • Locking nut included as standard
  • Full adjustment within fork connectors
  • Visual check of correct installation
  • Isolation supplied as standard with stainless steel systems
Halfen Detan-D Stainless Steel Rod System                                            Halfen Detan-S Carbon Steel Rod System
(previously Ancon 500 Tension System)

Latest News

Leviat Launches New 300mm Type 4 Wall Tie for Wider Cavities

Leading construction accessories manufacturer, Leviat, announces the release of its new Ancon Staifix HRT4 300mm Wall Tie designed for use in wider walls with cavities ranging from 151-175mm. The addition of this product to the existing range will help specifiers and builders to meet the latest Part L regulations and achieve the more stringent U-values and building fabric requirements in the upcoming Future Homes Standard.