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Strong-Drive® XM MEDIUM-HEAD METAL Screw (Collated)

Strong-Drive® XM MEDIUM-HEAD METAL Screw

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Strong-Drive® Collated Metal Screws

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Strong-Drive metal screws are load tested and code listed, allowing you to get the maximum load values for installation. Comparison testing shows Strong-Drive XM Medium-Head Metal screws are stronger than many alternative fastener types in 33 ksi and 50 ksi steel decking.

Key Features

  • 5/16" hex drive
  • 1/2"-dia. hex washer head is ideal for narrow-channel steel decking
  • Available only in 1 1/4" length with #5 drill point
  • Available in Quik Guard® coating
  • Also available in bulk for hand-drive installation


  • Steel decking to structural members involving wide or narrow valley; nestable or interlocking steel decking


  • Industry studies show that hardened fasteners can experience performance problems in wet or corrosive environments. Accordingly, use this product in dry, interior and noncorrosive environments only.

Related Links

The Steel Deck Institute updated the 4th Edition of the Diaphragm Design Manual (SDI-DDM04) to include Simpson Strong-Tie as an approved manufacturer of screws used for steel decking.

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Product Information Table

Fastener Production Information and Stuff & Things
Model No. Length (in.) Head Diameter (in.) Compatible Tools Packaging Qty.
XMQ114S1224 1 1/4 0.500 Quik Drive® PROSDX150G2 1500

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