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*New* Torc Mega Series III Ground Anchor - Fully Forged. 22mm thick Shackle. Easy DIY fit. Folds flat.
The Torc Mega Series III anchor has Sold Secure Motorcycle Diamond approval. It also has Sold Secure Caravan Gold (for the resin-based kits) and Motorcycle Gold, Bicycle Gold, ATV/Quad Gold, Car & Commercial Gold (i.e. everything but Caravan Gold) for all other fitting kits.
Police approval for the new Series III anchors is pending. UK Police Approved under the Secured By Design scheme and thus suitable for installation in building projects under the Code for Sustainable Homes.
The Torc Series III is available in two sizes. Click for the smaller Torc Maxi Ground Anchor.
Not suitable for fixing to paving slabs or block paving. (Please consider our soon-to-be-launched Bury-In ground anchor for any of those situations.)
Fitting kits for Concrete Floor, Brick Wall or Van (shown in photos 2, 3, and 4, respectively), also injection resin kits for more demanding situations, Block Wall kit (for the Torc Maxi, only) when there is no other option and an extended mounting helps to compensate for a poorer base/substrate. We detail the contents of each kit..
Drill bit: 12mm diameter included for Concrete Floor/Injection Resin, and 16mm diameter included for Brick Wall and Block Wall kits. SDS-Plus drill available at extra cost. No drill bit included in Van kits.
Packaged weight: 4kg.
Lots more info on the Torc Ground Anchor plus more technical details.
The following videos show the Series II anchor. The Series III is very similar, but it adds a fully forged construction and special hammer-in hardened steel plugs to give even more protection to the fixings. The updated fitting instructions explain the process in detail.
Video showing how to install the (Series II) Torc ground anchor in good quality concrete using resin capsules: (This video also shows a comparison of different types of hammer drill. Note that the standard fitting kits do not include the special drill bit for an SDS+ drill. We can supply those on request, at extra cost.)
Video showing how to install the (Series II) Torc ground anchor in various situations using an injection resin cartridge: (Some situations might require resin sleeves (available to order) to constrain the resin if there are extensive voids, such as hollow concrete blocks, involved.)