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Dovetail Rod Anchor (121)

Part Number: 121

As a Partition Wall Stabilizing Anchor, the Dovetail Rod Anchor is Hotdip Galvanized After Fabrication and is used with a #421 plastic tube. When the block core is filled with grout, the tube allows for vertical deflection. The concrete slab above must have a cast-in-place dovetail anchor slot. Standard Rod when used as a Stabilizing Wall Anchor is 3/8" diameter x 7" long and is not threaded. The welded clip is12 gauge.
Catalog # 121-7H - Standard Hotdip Galvanized After Fabrication.

The #121 Dovetail Threaded Rod Anchor can also be used in veneer walls with concrete backups for bolting back to the backup wall.

Custom rod lengths and diameters are available in Type 304 or Type 316 Stainless Steel.


Stainless steel

Hot-dip galvanized after fabrication (standard size only)

121 Dovetail Threaded Rod Anchor

Threaded rod is welded 1” onto a 12 gage Dovetail Clip that is 1” wide and extends 1” from the face of the dovetail slot. Threaded rods are 3/8” diameter. Specify the required length of the rod. Nut and washer are optional.

This system can be used as a brick veneer anchor, as a bolt to extend through the brick veneer wall so signs can be bolted onto the exterior, or as a Masonry Wall Stabilizing Anchor (Use with #421 Plastic Tube and a 3/8” diameter smooth rod).

Note: $400 minimum total per order

Clip Thickness: 12 gage

Material Specifications 

Stainless Steel: Sheet metal anchors and ties: ASTM A 167, ASTM A 666, ASTM A 240/A240M AISI Type 304.

Wire ties and anchors: ASTM A 580 AISI Type 304

(AISI Type 316 available upon request)

Hotdip Galvanized: ASTM A 153 Class B-2: (1.50 oz/ ft2.)(0.46kg/m2)

Plain Carbon Steel: ASTM A1008/A1008M

Structural Steel ASTM A36/A36M-08

Wire: ASTM A 82/A82M Tensile Strengths 80,000 psi Yield Point 70,000 psi

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