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Button-fix Type 1 Flush

A fully-recessed connector solution

For applications where panel-to-panel contact is required. It fits a simple oval rebate and can be recessed into the edge of a panel of at least 28mm thick or the face of a panel of at least 18mm thick.

Both parts of the connector are moulded from 30% glass filled nylon PA6 - a strong and robust engineering polymer. As a general guide, four Button-fix Type 1 Flush fasteners on a vertical panel will support loads weighing up to a maximum of 100kg (220lbs), provided that the screws and substrate are properly matched and all other installation instructions are complied with. Manufactured in the UK.

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Using

Button-fix Type 1 Flush

When you require a strong yet demountable connection between panels with no gap between them, Type 1 Flush is the ideal choice.

Typical uses include:

  • Reception and bar counter cladding
  • Furniture construction
  • Slatted walls and ceilings
  • Signage
directory signage
slatted cladding on a staircase
service access panels
bookcase components
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Instructions for

Button-fix Type 1 Flush

recessing into the edge of a panel
recessing into the face of a panel
drop-down engagement
sideways engagement
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The Type 1 Flush Fix fits an oval rebate measuring 22 x 56 x 8.1mm deep. It can also be used surface-mounted, creating an 8mm gap between the panels. Engage the Buttons in the Fix and slide the panel down by 15mm, until Button-fix goes 'click'. The Type 1 Flush Button-fix can be configured for sideways assembly too.

Accessories for

Button-fix Type 1 Flush

Button Marker for Type 1 & Type 3

The Button Marker for both Type 1 and Type 3 helps to quickly and accurately align the Button-fix installation, reducing the need for measuring and marking out.

Snap a marker into each Fix, then position the second panel and press firmly. The marker points will leave indents in the panel surface, which can be used as pilot guides for the Buttons.

Button Marker for Type 1 & Type 3

Router Multijig for Type 1

The Multijig helps when machining the oval recesses required for rebated configurations of Button-fix.

The Multijig frame is clear acrylic, so that you can see the workpiece below, and has printed guide marks. It has three clearly labelled apertures dimensioned to suit the Type 1, Type 1 Flush, Type 1 Bonded and Type 1 Metal Fixes.

Router Multijig for Type 1

Button-fix product selector and features guide

Button-fix Type 1 Button-fix Type 1 Flush Button-fix Type 1 Bonded Button-fix Type 1 Metal Button-fix Type 2 Button-fix Type 3
Features of the Fix Type 1 Type 1 Flush Type 1 Bonded Type 1 Metal Type 2 Type 3
Material Nylon PA6 Nylon PA6 ABS Zinc alloy Nylon PA66 PBT
Connects face-to-face
Connects at 90°
Drop down or sideways engagement
Push-on engagement
For use on fire-retardant panels
Surface-mounted
Semi-rebated/recessed
Fully rebated/recessed
Attached with screws
Bonded
Minimum panel thickness 10mm (1) 18mm (2) No restriction 10mm (1) 10mm (1) 10mm
Marker accessories (available separately)
Router multijig (available separately)

Files available for download relating to

Button-fix Type 1 Flush

Files available in
STEP
,
DXF
,
STL
,
and
2d CAD Block
formats.

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Projects using

Button-fix Type 1 Flush

Other Button-fix products

Button-fix Type 1

  • Connects panels face-to-face with a 3mm or 8mm gap
  • Drop down or sideways engagement
  • Ideal for acoustic, wall and ceiling panels
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Button-fix Type 3

  • Connects panels face-to-face with a 3mm or 8mm gap
  • Strong push on/pull off engagement
  • Ideal for acoustic, wall and ceiling panels
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Button-fix Type 1 Bonded

  • For bonding to panels of any thickness
  • Drop down or sideways engagement
  • Ideal for signage and exhibition displays
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