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Solutions Simpson Strong Tie

2022 2 21 nbsp 0183 32 Simpson Strong Tie Strong Rod TM Systems have become a popular continuous rod tiedown solution for light frame multi story timber construction Our Anchor Tiedown System for Shearwall Overturning Restraint and our Uplift Restraint System for Roofs address many of the design challenges specifically associated with multi story buildings that must withstand seismic

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roof Can I use a threaded rod for a rafter tie Home

2013 2 25 nbsp 0183 32 I can figure the actual rafter thrust but the cost difference between smaller rods and larger ones isn t that much though the entire arrangement is a bit expensive As I know that douglas fir is acceptable for rafter ties here I looked up the longitudinal tensile strength of the wood 1400 psi I intend to use 5 8 threaded rod because the

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Rod Elongation Calculator Simpson Strong Tie Site

Rod Elongation Calculator Rod elongation is a critical consideration in the design of threaded rod systems carrying uplift loads from roof to wall anchorage or shearwall overturning This quick easy calculator assists the designer in

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Turnbuckles Tie Rod Assemblies

Turnbuckles are a standard component used to extend the length of the assembly or increase the adjustability They are right hand threaded one end and left hand threaded the other to allow for easy tensioning of the rods The most common

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Threaded Rod Rafter Ties Products amp Suppliers Engineering360

2022 2 24 nbsp 0183 32 Threaded Rod Rafter Ties Information Catalog and Supplier Database for Engineering and Industrial Professionals Find Products Services Conduct Research Products Services for Threaded Rod Rafter Ties Beams Joists and Wall Studs 185 companies Rafters beams and joists are structural profiles that are used to frame buildings

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quot Architectural quot steel tie rods for rafter ties Fine Homebuilding

2019 8 29 nbsp 0183 32 Simple rafters with rafter ties The fact that the steel tie is pulled up to form a quot v quot is irrelevant It s still a simple tension tie that keeps opposite walls from each going their own opposite way Although on the face of it a simple arrangement like that ought to be inexpensive reality would have it otherwise

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Structural Tension Rod amp Tie Bar Systems Made in the UK

2022 2 25 nbsp 0183 32 UK Supplier of a Range of Tension Rod System Components Our stainless steel structural tension rod systems are all manufactured in the UK in accordance with BS EN 1090 to Execution Class 2 our fully traceable tie bar

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The Perfect Solution To High Wind Construction TIE MAX

2019 11 1 nbsp 0183 32 TIE MAX THREADED ROD 1 With wall framing in place secure proper TIE MAX square washer to the sole plate with a 5 8 TIE MAX hex nut 2 Install a TIE MAX 5 8 to 1 2 reducing coupler to the end of the TIE MAX threaded rod to

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Rafter Ties for sale eBay

Simpson Strong Tie LSSU210 adjustable rafter tie light slopeable skewable U hang 7 00 11 61 shipping Only 2 left 100 RT4 Hurricane Ties Seismic Anchor 18 Ga Galv Steel Truss Rafter 50L 50R

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Wood Rod Hanger Threaded Rod Anchor System Simpson Strong Tie

Insert rod hanger into the RND62 nut driver Using rotation only mode drive rod hanger until it contacts the surface Do not over tighten RND62 nut driver will disengage the rod hanger at the appropriate depth to prevent over driving Insert threaded rod Minimum thread engagement should be equal to the nominal diameter of the threaded insert

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Tie Rod Connectors – Williams Form Engineering Corp

Stop Type Couplings Williams mechanical couplers develop 100 of the All Thread Bar published ultimate strength Couplers can be ordered Tap Thru or Stop Type ensuring 50 50 engagement A coupler as opposed to a turnbuckle or sleeve nut is generally used when a splice is required and tensioning of the tie rod is easily accessible externally at the nut plate

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Roof Truss and Rafter Connectors Ties and Straps for Cold

Simpson Strong Tie offers a variety of connectors for cold formed steel construction From roof truss and rafter connectors to twisted straps and hurricane ties these connectors provide the uplift and lateral capacity necessary for a wide range of projects

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Use a threaded rod for a rafter tie – iTecTec

Long story short I am working on a 1960 s house with no rafter ties The rafters themselves are now attached with screws and strong ties previously just double nailed but I don t have faith in the tensile strength of this arrangement I want to add rafter ties I could just bolt on timbers as this will be sufficient to offset the rafter thrust but this approach will not prevent the

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MASONARY TIES Confast

MASONARY TIES Galvanised Frame Tie For tying block to the face of a support frame for structural reinforcement 3 1 Galvanised Compression Tie Galvanised compression tie for bedjoint bridging of vertical expansion joints Resists lateral movement compression action copes with or block wall movement

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THREADED RODS Lexco Cable

Lexco Cable carries high quality threaded rod tie rod components We can fabricate and assembly your required through rod assembly and we also offer everything customers need to create complete tie rod systems including One important design factor on thread rod assemblies is thread direction If one is using a piece of all thread rod it s

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drawingboard Chief Architect

2021 6 27 nbsp 0183 32 threaded rod rafter ties For a lighter less enclosing effect threaded rod rafter ties can be a good choice As in the wood tie example rod ties here are spaced approximately every 4 ft in the bottom third of the gable ceiling Another means of preventing the walls from splaying rod ties are well suited to a more minimal look

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Hurricane Clips Rafter amp Hurricane Ties Albany County Fasteners

Hurricane Ties also known as rafter ties truss ties or hurricane clips are used for deck or roof framing to secure rafters trusses or joists to the wood framework This is done to resist uplift and lateral forces like those that come from a

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Rafter Ties on Hip Roof Structural engineering general

2013 10 26 nbsp 0183 32 One way to avoid rafter ties is to use a post at each end of the ridge beam but that clutters up the internal space and may not be an acceptable solution A hipped roof can be designed without rafter ties or internal columns by using the wall plates as tension members and the roof deck for stability

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Threaded Rod Mounts McMaster Carr

Threaded Rod Mounts Fasten these brackets to ceilings walls beams and joists to hang threaded rod Style A mounts install flush against the ceiling They are also known as nut plates To use screw threaded rod directly into the threaded hole Style B mounts have an offset bracket that attaches to the ceiling

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Turnbuckle Style Threaded Connecting Rods McMaster Carr

Similar to turnbuckles these rods have right hand threads on one end and left hand threads on the other so you can make a linkage that adjusts for tension Add right and left hand threaded rod ends to build your linkages Rods have a hex shaped body so you can adjust them with a wrench Carbon steel rods handle higher loads than aluminum and 18 8 stainless steel rods

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Use of Connectors and Brackets FLASH

2010 3 9 nbsp 0183 32 Continuous Rod Connections are made with a system of threaded rods couplings and brackets These connections can be used to tie the roof and walls to band joists and support beams Pile Connections are made with special brackets spiked grids bolts or other types of connectors that attach the main floor beams to the piles

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Comfortable Cathedral Ceilings Fine Homebuilding

2013 9 12 nbsp 0183 32 Threaded Rod Rafter Ties For a lighter less enclosing effect threaded rod rafter ties can be a good choice As in the wood tie example

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Turnbuckles Tie Rod Assemblies

Turnbuckles Turnbuckles are a standard component used to extend the length of the assembly or increase the adjustability They are right hand threaded one end and left hand threaded the other to allow for easy tensioning of the rods The

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Steel Tension Ties for Heavy Timber Construction

2022 2 24 nbsp 0183 32 Steel Tension Rod Connection Steel tension rods can carry in excess of 35 000 pounds of tension in large timber trusses That load needs to be transferred from the rod to the timber truss The detail on the left shows ones solution A boot is attached to the timber tie with bolts and shear plates transferring the load

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Turnbuckle Rods Clevis Rods Hanger Rods Sag Rods Rod

2022 2 16 nbsp 0183 32 Turnbuckle Rods Clevis Rods Hanger Rods and Sag Rods are made to job specifications All round bar and hardware are melted and made domestically Round Bar is rolled and threaded to ASTM Specification F1554 Carbon Steel

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SBS 450 Architectural Tie Bar System S3i Group

The standard tie bar system consists of a bar with a left hand and right hand threaded SBS 450 fork at each end Once installed the rod can be rotated to expand or contract the fork s pin centres Special spanner flats can be added to

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The Mathematics of Rafter and Collar Ties Math Encounters Blog

2010 11 29 nbsp 0183 32 The rafter ties can generate tremendous force on the rafter to which it is connected Purlins are often used in conjunction with rafter ties see Appendix below for a figure Collar Tie Illustration and Installation Rafter Tie Illustration and Installation Figure 1 Illustration and Implementation Examples of Rafter and Collar Ties

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Architectural Tie Bars Structural Tendons and Bracing S3i Group

Tie Bar Systems amp Components S3i Group have produced high strength structural tie bars and components with a very high quality finish for architectural and structural applications since 2000 Our tie rod systems are manufactured in

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Wood Rod Hanger Threaded Rod Anchor System Simpson

Insert rod hanger into the RND62 nut driver Using rotation only mode drive rod hanger until it contacts the surface Do not over tighten RND62 nut driver will disengage the rod hanger at the appropriate depth to prevent over driving Insert threaded rod Minimum thread engagement should be equal to the nominal diameter of the threaded insert

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tension wire as rafter ties DIY Home Improvement Forum

2011 3 1 nbsp 0183 32 Rafter ties are stressed in a different manner than joists as they only keep the roof from pushing the walls out They are not meant to be loaded and are only under tension As such just 2x4 material can work in even a northern snowy climate as the material can handle tension more than it can handle deflecting loads W