ASTM C1513

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ASTM C1513 – Standard Specification for Steel Tapping Screws for Cold-Formed Steel Framing Connections


This specification covers steel self-drilling and selfpiercing tapping screws for the connection of cold-formed steel members manufactured in accordance with Specifications C645 and C955.

This specification also covers test methods for determining performance requirements and physical properties.


bugle head; crest; hex washer head; modified truss; pancake head; pan head; root; screws; self-drilling; selfpiercing; spin-out; wafer head drill capacity

ASTM C1513 Accredited Laboratory

Applied Testing & Geosciences, LLC is accredited for performing tests using the ASTM C1513 standard.

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