Anchor cost effectively, without compromise

SafeSet system for installing rebar connections with HIT-RE 500 V3 epoxy mortar

Hilti SafeSet Technology is a proven methodology developed by Hilti concrete construction experts to provide new ways to save time and cost while helping protect against installation error. Now you can satisfy all your adhesive anchoring concerns—anchor-setting time, cure time, installation reliability and load ratings—within one comprehensive high-strength approach. 

Ensure reliable performance with wide-ranging versatility

Ensure reliable performance with wide-ranging versatility

You want options for satisfying diverse application conditions, and Hilti SafeSet Technology delivers them as part of an integrated system combining adhesives, anchors and installation methodologies.

●  Multiple setting choices. Tailor anchor-setting work time and full-strength cure time to your unique job requirements and preferences. Slow cure resin epoxy gives installers greater flexibility for high-volume anchor or rebar setting. Two fast cure hybrid adhesivesregular and accelerated—minimize curing time so crews can move on to the next steps of construction as quickly as possible.

●  Multiple anchoring choices. Match rebar, threaded rod anchors or timesaving specialty anchors to your on-the-job anchoring requirements with your preference of appropriate slow cure or fast cure adhesives.

●  Multiple hole-prep choices. Balance the cost and speed of installation against anchoring requirements and anchor volumes with a choice of self-cleaning or no-cleaning hole-prep options.

Save Time

Here are two ways to minimize anchor-setting time on the job site with labor-saving Hilti SafeSet Technology. Either way, you can shorten installation time by as much as 60 percent—without compromising performance.

HY 200 with Hollow Drill Bit and VC 20/40 Vacuum

Clean holes as you drill with Hilti Hollow Drill Bits TE-CD (SDS Plus) or TE-YD (SDS Max) attached to the a Hilti concrete dust vacuum and eliminate six manual steps. Just drill the hole, insert the adhesive and set your rebar or threaded anchor.

HIT-HY 200 SafeSet system with HIT-Z rods

No Cleaning

Skip hole cleaning altogether when you choose Hilti Anchor Rod HIT-Z performance. Simply drill, insert the adhesive, then install the HIT-Z anchor.

Cut Costs

Make your work crews more productive by using Hilti SafeSet Technology options to eliminate time-consuming hole-cleaning steps. The more anchors they install, the more you’ll save.

Protect yourself against the cost of improperly installed anchors, too, as shown in the video above, regardless of which combination of Hilti SafeSet™ Technology adhesives, anchors and installation methodologies you choose. Even your least-experienced installers can satisfy industry standards and approvals across a variety of challenging applications—cracked and uncracked concrete, lightweight concrete and seismic conditions. 

Solidify your choice

Consult the Adhesive Anchor Selector Chart for a more thorough breakdown of hole-cleaning options by anchor type and adhesive, or contact the Hilti Customer Service team with specific questions.


SafeSet system with cordless battery dispenser HDE 500-A22 and ultimate-performance hybrid mortar HIT-HY 200

Highly reliable

SafeSet components work intuitively as a system to reduce potential mistakes during installation work. SafeSet achieves reliability and security by eliminating steps that negatively impact anchor and rebar performance.

Rebar installation with SafeSet system

Simply productive

The SafeSet system solution is easy to use and offers a faster installation process. It eliminates the most time-consuming steps, such as hole cleaning, so installations can be made in half the time compared to traditional methods.

ICC ES approval for the Hilti SafeSet system

Fully approved

Innovatively designed and stringently tested, SafeSet systems carry world-class approvals from renowned third-party institutions.


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