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 (Code:999-000-009)

Aluminium security screws - 999-000-009

These fittings are for fixing solid aluminium frames to the wall. The screws are inserted into the rawlplugs with the heads matching the slot in the back of the frame.  The frame is then pushed to the wall & the heads of the screws are turned 90 degrees with the special spanner locking the head into the frame. The frame can only be removed from the wall with the spanner.  These are commonly used for displaying artwork in public places, such as hotel rooms & restaurants.

 (Code:999-000-010)

Wood Security Screws - 999-000-010

The adaptor plates are fixed to the reverse of the frame moulding on three sides.  Rawlplugs are included & these are fixed to the wall to match the adaptor plate positions.  The screws are inserted into the rawlplugs with the heads matching the slot positions.  The frame is then pushed to the wall & the heads of the screws are turned 90 degrees with the special spanner & the frame can only be removed from the wall with the spanner.  These are commonly used for displaying artwork in public places, such as hotel rooms & restaurants.

 (Code:SPAN1)

SPAN1 - Security Spanner

Used in conjunction with the 999-000-009 and 999-000-010 security fixings.

 

BC98 - BC100 - Spring Bow Clips

Similar to the more ornate “W” clips, bow clips are a traditional method of fixing frame backs into rims that allow for removal at a later date.  Push one end into the rebate around 2” to 3” from the corner of the frame, then flex the clip & allow it to push into the other side of the corner at the same distance.  Please note ­ these are very sharp!

CodeDescription
BC983 1/2" Coppered Bow Clips 200's
BC1004 5/8" Coppered Bow Clips 200's
 (Code:BCNR1)

BCNR1 - Brass Corner

A traditional frame corner decoration method.  It is said that brass corners were first used by the military, to make roughly cut frame corners look good. Soldiers would split shells and nail them to the corners to cover their imperfections.  With this military connection they could add a nice touch to framed medals or badges.

 (Code:BFP1)

Bendable fixing plates made from a thin brass plate. Ideal for fixing inner frames, canvases, etc. Easily fixed using small screws or pins.

 (Code:BH911)

BH911

Decorative fixings for hinging small frames together so that they can be stood on a dressing table or mantelpiece.

 

Bifurcated Rivets - BR30 - BR31 - BR32 - BR33

A neat & secure way to attach D rings to MDF frame backs.  The rivets are pushed through, then spread by hammering the rivet against a solid surface ­ such as a metal plate on your work bench.

CodeDescription
BR305/16" x14 Nickel Bifurcated Rivet
BR316/16" x14 Nickel Bifurcated Rivets
BR326/16" x11 Nickel Bifurcated Rivets
BR336/16" x 11 Brassed Bifurcated Rivets
 (Code:BR34)

Capped Rivets - BR34

 

Chandelier Chain - CC222B - CC224B - CC226B

C Chain

An alternative to cord or wire on traditionally styled frames.  The chain is often sized to be displayed above the top of the frame on a decorative plate style hook.  This is very effective on framed antique mirrors.

CodeDescription
CC222B13/16" Brass Chandelier Chain
CC224B15/16" Brass Chandelier Chain
CC226B1 1/32" Brass Chandelier Chain
 (Code:COH1447)

COH1447 - Clip Over Hangers

The hanger is clipped over the top of the backing board before it is inserted into the frame.  The hanger edge has a saw tooth profile to stop the frame from moving around on the wall.  This is a fast an economical hanging method for budget framing jobs, where the frames are not too large.

 

Disc Plate Hangers - DPH571 - DPH572 - DPH573 - DPH574 - DPH575

Decorative plates on walls were often hung on sprung claw hangers.  Over the years it has been proved that these actually stress the plate & cause damage to what could be a valuable item.  The disc plate hanger is very secure & removable, without damaging the plate.  Simply wet the hanger & fix it to the back of the plate ­ then leave it to dry completely.  To remove the hanger ­ soak the plate in warm water.  Instructions are included.  Top Tip ­ plate hangers are a great way of hanging unframed artwork on board.  Glue the hanger to the back of the board with contact adhesive & it allows you to fix your artwork almost flush to a wall.

CodeDescription
DPH5711 1/4" Disc Plate Hangers
DPH5722" Disc Plate Hangers
DPH5733" Disc Plate Hangers
DPH5744" Disc Plate Hangers
DPH5755 1/2" Disc Plate Hangers
 

Single D Rings - DR750 - DR751 - DR752 - DR753 - DR754 - DR755

D rings come in a variety of finishes & sizes.  Generally speaking ­ the larger the frame ­ the bigger the D rings you should use.  D Rings can be attached to mouldings or backing boards & can be used as a hanger in themselves, but more commonly as a fixing for cord, wire or chain.

CodeDescription
DR750Single 'D' Rings Nickel 100's
DR751Single 'D' Rings Nickel 1000's
DR752Single 'D' Rings Brassed 100's
DR753Single 'D' Rings Brassed 1000's
DR754Small Single 'D' Rings 100's
DR755Small Single 'D' Rings 1000's
 
CodeDescription
DR756Standard Single D Rings (per 100)
DR757Standard Single D Rings (Per 1000)
 

Double D Rings - DR760 - DR761

D rings come in a variety of finishes & sizes.  Generally speaking ­ the larger the frame ­ the bigger the D rings you should use. D Rings can be attached to mouldings or backing boards & can be used as a hanger in themselves, but more commonly as a fixing for cord, wire or chain.

CodeDescription
DR760Double D Rings Nickel
DR761Double D Rings Brass
 

Emo Clips - EC2156 - EC2157 - EC2166

Used for making “bespoke” sized clip frames.  The clips hold an MDF back / your artwork / glass or plastic front together securely.  The finished effect is of a “frameless frame” & is often used for posters or point of sale materials.

CodeDescription
EC2156Emo Clips Small
EC2157Emo Clips Hanging
EC2166Emo Clips Large
 

Escutcheon Pins - EP130 - EP131 - EP132

In brass or “brassed” finishes these pins are used for fixing various hangers into framed work, with a traditional clean looking finish.   Triangle hangers, saw tooth hangers, turnbuttons & smaller glass plates may all be fixed with these pins.

CodeDescription
EP13019 Gauge Brassed Escutcheon Pins
EP13119 Gauge Brass Escutcheon Pins
EP13216 Gauge Brass Escutcheon Pins
 

Ferrules - F71 - F72 - F73

These are used to neaten up the appearance of picture hanging wire.  Slide 2 appropriately sized ferrules on to your frame wire, prior to securing it to your D rings.  After you have secured the wire, slide each ferrule over the wire twist & crimp securely with pliers.

CodeDescription
F71No.1 Brass Ferrules
F72No.2 Brass Ferrules
F73No.3 Brass Ferrules
 (Code:FBUMP)
FBUMP - Frame Bumpers Foam

These foam self adhesive squares (12mm) prevent framed or block mounted work from ‘leaning’ when hung on a wall.  They also create a small air gap at the back of the work, to allow air to circulate & inhibit dampness build up.  There are 576 in a pack.

 

FBUM

Similar to the Foam Frame Bumpers but made from felt. They come in a 16mm diameter circle and in three different thicknesses - 1.3mm, 2.9mm, 4.6mm.

CodeDescription
FBUMP1White Felt Frame Bumpers 1.3mm (x400)
FBUMP2White Felt Frame Bumpers 2.9mm (x1000)
FBUMP3White Felt Frame Bumpers 4.6mm (x1000)
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