Stude Plate Ties
Item ID: SPTR, TRSPT6-2
(SPTR & TRSPT6-2 Series)
Used for wind resistance or seismic conditions. The Stud Plate Ties fasten the bottom plate or the top plate (double plate) to the studs.
MATERIAL: SPTR - 20 ga. galvanized steel
TRSPT6-2 - 18 ga. galvanized steel
BEST PRACTICE INSTALLATION: Use all specified fasteners. Nails must be installed into the plate before the stud. SPTR (Stud Plate Tie Reversible) has locating lines which aid in placement on single bottom plate or double top plate conditions
CODES: ICC ESR-1347, ER-2556
Nails are 8d by 1-1/2 inch and 10d by 1-1/2 inch joist hanger nails.
Allowable loads are for hangers nailed into wood or structural composite lumber having an effective specific gravity of 0.55 (such as Southern Pine) or greater.
Allowable gravity (bearing) loads have been adjusted by load duration factors, C , OF 1.6 D (160%), corresponding to the typical durations of occupancy live loads, snow loads and construction loads, respectively.
Tabulated loads are without 33% steel stress increase. Application of steel stress increase is not permitted.