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From GRK, a faster fastener

The new R4 Multi-Purpose Framing and Decking Fastener gets to work quickly

BY HBSDealer Staff

Glenview, Ill. — GRK Fasteners’ workhorse product, the GRK R4 multi-purpose framing and decking screw, is sporting a new look and offering improved performance features, including a “Fast-bite” tip that immediately gets to work penetrating wood.

The redesigned R4 – fasteners that “are for” almost everything — aims to provide pros increased speed and improved productivity.

“We heard from users that getting a screw started in wood was one of their biggest struggles,” said Nick Prazuch, GRK product manager. “The new R4 has a Fast-bite tip that immediately starts in a surface, allowing pros to drive more screws in less time.”

In addition to the tip, the fastener offers the following:

  • Precision-fit star bit head: reduces wobbling and makes it easier to work in tight spaces.;
  • Optimized thread length: improves clamping force and drawing power, squeezing two boards together with no gaps.
  • W-Cut: reduces installation torque for fast driving;

[Check out the video here.]

GRK Fasteners, a division of Illinois Tool Works, offers a complete line of engineered wood screws for different applications, materials and project sizes.

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