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Forum: Drywall 07-19-2010, 11:40 PM
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Posted By Inner10
As long as you hit a few studs you are in good...

As long as you hit a few studs you are in good shape, if they are the thin drywall grade studs then you can run #8/10 wood screws right through them. Just get some screws with a short shoulder...
Forum: Drywall 07-15-2010, 11:36 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By Inner10
I would not feel right about only hanging it with...

I would not feel right about only hanging it with walldogs FYI but walldogs and as least 2 studs you would be good to go.

For mounting large articles in hollow wall I typically hoist the piece up...
Forum: Drywall 07-15-2010, 11:18 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By Inner10
The Powers wall-dog is kinda the only fastener I...

The Powers wall-dog is kinda the only fastener I can think of that will do a one shot job. Just make sure your hole size is spot on because the threads are almost as big as the head.
Forum: Drywall 07-14-2010, 07:27 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By Inner10
Butterflys will always have a place in my fastner...

Butterflys will always have a place in my fastner box, I don't use them often as they are not as fast as most other anchors but there are many instances where you need the "wiggle" they provide.
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Forum: Drywall 07-13-2010, 11:23 PM
Replies: 18
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Posted By Inner10
You should be fine. I anchor tonnes of stuff...

You should be fine.

I anchor tonnes of stuff to drywall, drywall can hold hundreads of pounds....until it gets wet.

Personally I don't like walldogs, you get one shot with them, they do not...
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