Quick Introduction to The International Code Council

Most municipalities and local code bodies do not write code – they adopt model codes prepared by various code bodies. Historically, model codes were prepared by code bodies such as Building Officials Code Administrators International, Inc. (BOCA) – the National Building Code (NBC); Southern Building Code Congress International (SBCCI) – the Southern Building Code (SBC); […]

Using Cable Railing with Wood Framed Railing

These drawings illustrate some of the ways our cable railing hardware is used in wood end and corner posts. A minimum of a nominal 4 × 4 (3-1/2″ × 3-1/2″ actual) is recommended for any post where cable railing hardware is mounted. Cables should be spaced on end posts on centers of no more than […]

View our new PanelGrip Glass Railing Installation Video

Wagner, previously first-to-market with the industry’s pioneering dry glaze structural railing solution, is building upon the legacy of its already highly-efficient PanelGrip® system with the new streamlined design of PanelGrip. By offering enhanced durability and a lighter weight single aluminum base shoe moulding, the PanelGrip design effectively reduces shipping, labor and inventory costs without sacrificing […]

Exciting New Developments in our Cable Railing Offering

We are pleased to announce two exciting new developments within the Wagner Companies cable rail offering which will make cable railing projects easier and more economical going forward. Intermediate Post Spacing Increased to 48” Required tension on cable reduced to 225 lbs. Intermediate posts/supports can now be spaced up to a maximum of 48” apart […]

How Should You Specify Glass With Holes or Angles

Use plywood to create templates of your finished glass requirements. Cut the pieces to size and place holes as needed for brackets and glass clips. Send the templates to your glass supplier so that they can prepare your glass to match your template. Building on a 165-year legacy, Wagner is the go-to resource for metal […]

Stainless Steel Weld Joint Guideline

Guideline for Weld Joint — Fabricated Stainless Steel Components to be welded must have “Class 1″, “Class 2” , “Class 3″ or “Special” cosmetic classification prior to acceptance of Customer Purchase Order. Specifications are as follows: Class 1 FillerWelder will add filler so no under-cut will be present. 1/2″ Root. Class 2 FusionWelder will add […]

Update on Cable Railing

Cable Railing Update We are pleased to announce two exciting new developments within the Wagner Companies cable rail offering which will make cable railing projects easier and more economical going forward.  Intermediate Post Spacing Increased to 48”  Required tension on cable reduced to 225 lbs. Intermediate posts/supports can now be spaced up to […]

How Do You Avoid a Railing “Fail”?

There are many ways to “fail” when specifying a railing. Choosing the wrong parts for your application is key among them. The Wagner Companies has the expertise and product availability to meet your requirements for the design and installation of a handrail or guard that meets the building codes. Wagner has a range of products […]

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LEGATO RAILING COLLECTION

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Learn about Ultra-tec® cable cutting, swaging measurements and how to install cable railing.

 

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