S-5-NH 1.5 Clamp

Wider Throat of Clamp Accommodates Most Wider Nail Strip Profiles.

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Reversible Hinge Design Ensures Proper Fit on Both Wide and Medium-Width Profiles

Designed specifically for 1-1/2” nail strip profiles with a wider horizontal dimension (> 0.475” and ≤ 0.800”), the S-5-NH 1.5 (“NH” stands for nail strip hinge) is an ideal mounting solution for VicWest Prestige, NewTech FF150 and similarly dimensioned profiles.

The innovative insert is a “hinge” design and features a toe to engage the female portion of the panel. It forms to the shape of the seam, preventing damage at the point of attachment, while offering you optimal holding strength. The hinge insert is also reversible to allow for proper fit on both wide and medium-width profiles.

For ease of installation, the T-30 Torx setscrews are angled upward to facilitate tool insertion. The hinged insert is also staked at one end to facilitate installation.

For nail strip profiles with 1” seam height, see S-5-N.” See also the S-5-N 1.5 for nail flange metal roof profiles with a seam base dimension ≤ .50” (12.7 mm).

Be sure to check out the many other features on the clamp overview page.


Minor Box:

$5.42 Qty: 24 | $4.88 (Mini) Qty: 40

Master Box:

$5.15 Qty: 96 | $4.64 (Mini) Qty: 160

*Pricing above is in USD. Prices vary based on region and other factors. Pricing improves with order quantity. Broken boxes may be subject to handling charges. Call your Authorized S-5! Distributor for current pricing.

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The S-5-NH 1.5 Works for the Following Roofs:


Nail Strip Standing Seam

S-5-NH 1.5

S-5-NH 1.5 Mini


Product Specifications:

  • For use on 1.5” (38 mm) nail strip profiles
  • Fits 1-1/2" nail strip profiles - those with a wider horizontal base dimension (> 0.475” and  0.800”)
  • Reversible hinge for wide and medium-width profiles
  • Hinge forms to shape of seam, preventing damage at point of attachment
  • Toe on hinge engages female portion of panel for optimal holding strength
  • Hinged insert staked at one end to facilitate installation
  • Angled setscrews for ease of tool insertion
  • Heavy-duty applications like snow retention
  • Two T-30 Torx round-point setscrews (Torx bit tip provided)
  • One M8 bolt included

Does the S-5-NH 1.5 Fit Your Roof Profile?

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How to Install the S-5-NH 1.5 Clamp on Your Roof Profile*

Slide insert into clamp and place over seam at the desired location. Tighten setscrew in clamp, pushing the insert against the side of the seam, opposite the open edge of the female portion.

Ensure the “toe” on the clamp body sits below the open edge of the seam. The insert will form to the shape of the seam as the setscrew is tensioned. Attach ancillaries using the top M8 bolt hole.

*See more detailed installation instructions in the PDF download below.

S-5-NH 1.5 Installation Instructions

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