DKT1 System

Hidden mechanical fixing using undercut screws on the reverse side of the piece

Projects with complex cutting. Some highly complex façades include diverse formats in the same design. A flexible system is required that optimizes the points of fixture of the material on the sub-structure and which responds to the important loads of each project.

Inspired by the current desire for marble interiors, Opera takes inspiration from elegant Italian Carrara marble and offers a new soft-touch which is the new Dekton Velvet Texture finish.

In the DKT1 system, according to the density of the fixings and minimum distances between perforations, a calculation is made of the individual forces to be absorbed by the material and the anchoring. Cylindrical perforation or undercut perforation achieve a clean and exact hole, where the peg and truncated cone-shaped screw work together in traction on the reverse side of the material.

The screw anchors to the profile, guaranteeing that the whole piece is fastened to the sub-structure. Dekton has this system certified for ventilated façades according to ETA 14/0413 and BBA 16/5346 for 12 mm and 20 mm thicknesses, although it can be used for other non-certified thicknesses.

Detail 1. Vertical section

Detail 2. Horizontal section

Detail 3. Vertical section

Detail 4. Horizontal section

1. Dekton | 2. Fixing Clip | 3. Horizontal Profile | 4. Propelling Screw | 5. Adjustable Screw | 6. Self-propelling Screw | 7. Vertical Profile | 8. “L” Separator' | 9. Thermal Insulation | 10. Supporting Wall | 11. Keil Anchoring | 12. Rupture of Thermal Bridge | 13. Padding

DKT1 Projects

Dekton, thanks to its resistance to flexo-traction (≥45 N/mm2), responds perfectly to the needs of this ventilated system, where wind and seismic activity are critical agents in calculating and designing the enclosure.

Dekton also offers a multitude of possibilities for cutting, in large or small format, regular or irregular shapes, etc., making it the ideal material for highly sophisticated and demanding solutions.

Cap Ferrat | Hicksville Long Island | Porsche

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Other construction systems


Projects with horizontal hierarchy.


Projects designed to the last detail.


Projects with modest resources.


Pieces are fixed directly to the enclosure

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