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Wickes Profile Sheeting Nails 70mm Black PK100

Wickes stock a huge range of Nails for every possible DIY job or home improvement project.
Average Customer Rating:
3.25 out of 5
3.3
 out of 
5
(8 Reviews) 8
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Rating Snapshot (8 Reviews)
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5 of 8(62%)reviewers would recommend this product to a friend.
Customer Reviews for Wickes Profile Sheeting Nails 70mm Black PK100
Review 1 for Wickes Profile Sheeting Nails 70mm Black PK100
Overall Rating:
3 out of 5
3 out of 5
Average,
By
Expertise: Trade
Quality:
2 out of 5
2 out of 5
Value for money:
3 out of 5
3 out of 5
26 August 2015
" The caps do not fit onto the washer part very well. They keep popping off. "
Would you recommend this product to a friend? No
0points
0out of 0found this review helpful.
Review 2 for Wickes Profile Sheeting Nails 70mm Black PK100
Overall Rating:
3 out of 5
3 out of 5
Could be better,
  • Top 1000 Contributor
By
Expertise: Moderate DIYer
Quality:
3 out of 5
3 out of 5
Value for money:
3 out of 5
3 out of 5
01 July 2015
Pros: look good
Cons: don't work as they should
" They were ok apart from the head closures which kept popping open.
As a result, each time one pops open I stick it with superglue.
Bit of a pain! "
Would you recommend this product to a friend? No
0points
0out of 0found this review helpful.
Review 3 for Wickes Profile Sheeting Nails 70mm Black PK100
Overall Rating:
3 out of 5
3 out of 5
Fiddly but durable,
By
Expertise: Moderate DIYer
Quality:
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
Value for money:
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
04 June 2015
Pros: looks and feels bulletproof
Cons: inevitably end up with few caps that won't close
" Takes time to learn how far to hammer nail in before head distorts the plastic cap to much for it ot close. A very smart and tough looking end product but I think there are easyier to use verions out there. "
Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes
+1point
1out of 1found this review helpful.
Review 4 for Wickes Profile Sheeting Nails 70mm Black PK100
Overall Rating:
3 out of 5
3 out of 5
Average product that does the job,
By
Expertise: Moderate DIYer
Quality:
2 out of 5
2 out of 5
Value for money:
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
03 June 2015
" Used this on the corrugated roofing found it the be fairly simply to use, only problem it the plastic clips don't always click down over the nail head, that exposes the nail to the elements, not sure if it will affect the seal.
It does the job, not sure there's anything else on the market, I've put some silicon sealant on top of the clips that didn't close for extra protection... "
Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes
+1point
1out of 1found this review helpful.
Review 5 for Wickes Profile Sheeting Nails 70mm Black PK100
Overall Rating:
2 out of 5
2 out of 5
Awkward & Expensive,
By
Expertise: Moderate DIYer
Quality:
2 out of 5
2 out of 5
Value for money:
1 out of 5
1 out of 5
01 June 2015
Cons: expensive, difficult to use properly, take a long time to put together
" When you open the bag, all the nails are heavy so they're at the bottom. Al the caps are light so they're are at the top. Consequently, its best to open the bag in the workshop and put all the nails through the fixings while standing on Terra Firma. This takes about 20 minutes a bag and is incredibly boring!
When nailing the sheets to the roof with this product, you have to remember you will probably be on a ladder and, quite possibly, leaning at a stretch. The cap on these nails will only shut if the nail is hammered in exactly right. If its not in hard enough, the cap wont fit over the nail; if it's in too hard, the base is distorted and the cap wont "clip" onto it. And if your nail has gone in at a slight angle, the cap wont close either. About 10% of mine had the cap break off and roll down the roof while I was hammering the nail in.
At this price, I would have expected something MUCH better and will not be using them again. "
Would you recommend this product to a friend? No
0points
1out of 2found this review helpful.
Response from Wickes:By WickesOnline Team05 June 2015
Thank you for your feedback. We take all of our customer reviews seriously, so please be assured that your comments will be read and any issues investigated thoroughly. Please don’t hesitate to call our Customer Services team on 0330 123 4123 if you wish to discuss this matter further. Kind regards, Wickes.
Review 6 for Wickes Profile Sheeting Nails 70mm Black PK100
Overall Rating:
3 out of 5
3 out of 5
ok,
By
Expertise: Expert DIYer
Quality:
3 out of 5
3 out of 5
Value for money:
3 out of 5
3 out of 5
27 February 2015
" Nails are ok but the plastic head covers could be better as they split. "
Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes
0points
0out of 0found this review helpful.
Review 7 for Wickes Profile Sheeting Nails 70mm Black PK100
Overall Rating:
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
best purchase ever,
By
Expertise: Moderate DIYer
Quality:
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Value for money:
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
22 November 2013
Pros: perfect
" very easy to fix sheets. we made put timber rail in recomend places and with the fixing was just so simple "
Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes
+3points
4out of 5found this review helpful.
Review 8 for Wickes Profile Sheeting Nails 70mm Black PK100
Overall Rating:
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
Good quality needs better supporting products,
By
Expertise: Moderate DIYer
Quality:
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
Value for money:
4 out of 5
4 out of 5
19 November 2013
Pros: tough resists kinking
" Excellent product, doesn't tend to bend or kink. A good wide flat head (you don't want to miss the head when your putting Coroline on a roof (!) ). One problem I've found is wickes doesn't supply a grade of structural board that these nails won't punch right through. I'd like to see a nail that buries itself in the underlying structural board. (low pitch roofs)
That said if your going into beams (and you've done your maths right) then it's difficult to fault this product.
Oh and make sure you finish hammering before you put the cap on. They are a cow to get off once they're clipped down. "
Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes
+10points
14out of 18found this review helpful.