Tab Lock Ladder

EcoTouch Certified R Metal Building Insulation
Patent No. US 8,418,422 B2

Tab Lock design will not disengage meeting ACI 530 Code Requirements.

Adjustable ties have higher ultimate load values at maximum misalignment of 1-1/4″.
Tab Lock system allows loads to be directly transferred from veneer to stronger back-up wall.
Locking ties wedge insulation against block back-up.
Tab with Lock Bar will not clog with mortar as construction progresses.
Looped Hooks meet tolerance of 1/16″ between adjustable parts.
Cross rods welded 16″ O.C.
Tab is butt welded to side rod 16″ 0.C.
Height of tab will not exceed 3/16″ in bed joint.
Easier to maintain 3/8″ mortar joint.

Tab Lock Ladder
Seismic with Plastic Clip
Seismic with Metal Clip


Standard: 9 gauge (.148 in) 9 gauge
Heavy Duty: 3/16″ (.187 in) 9 gauge
Extra Heavy Duty: 3/16″ (.187 in) 3/16″


Hot Dip Galvanized
Stainless Steel