PGM

The test association masonry drill e. V. ( PGM ) provides information on the suitability of hammer drill bits (SDSplus and SDSmax) and percussion drill bits for producing secure dowel connections

Advantages of the PGM test mark for dowel fitters

  • suitable drills can be easily recognized by the PGM test mark
  • no need to check the diameter on site
  • Drills with the PGM test mark come from a monitored production
  • Adherence to the drill tolerances according to the anchor ETA and assembly instructions
  • Traceability of the drill through clear identification
  • Avoidance of liability problems
  • not tied to a specific make of drill

Advantages of the PGM test mark for anchor manufacturers

  • easy reference to drills with PGM mark in the assembly instructions
  • Drill tolerances do not have to be specified in the assembly instructions
  • Tolerances of the drills with the PGM test mark correspond to the specifications of the EOTA for the tests as part of the evaluation process
  • Avoidance of liability problems due to insufficient information on the drills to be used
  • Traceability of the drill through clear identification

More at:

https://pgm.eu/

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