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W/WP Hangers

W/WP

This series of purlin hangers offer the greatest design flexibility and versatility.

Material

Stirrup—97 mil (12 ga)

Finish

Simpson Strong‑Tie® gray paint. Some models available hot-dip galvanized; specify HDG; see Corrosion Information.

Installation

Hangers may be welded to steel headers with 1/8" for W and 3/16" for WP by 1 1/2" fillet welds located at each end of the top flange.

Options

  • W and H dimensions are modifiable.

Sloped And/Or Skewed Seat

  • W/WP series may be skewed to a maximum of 84° and/or sloped to a maximum of 45°.
  • For slope only, skew only, or slope and skew combinations, the allowable load is 100% of the table load.
  • Specify the slope up or down in degrees from the horizontal plane and/or the skew right or left in degrees from the perpendicular vertical plane. Specify whether low side, high side or center of joist will be flush with the top of the header.

Related Literature

Load Tables

  1. For hanger heights exceeding the joist height the allowable load is 0.50 of the table value.
  2. The Designer shall ensure that the joist member adequately transfers load to the hanger.
  3. Not all combinations of W, H, and B dimensions are available. Contact Simpson Strong-Tie.

Code Reports

Part IAPMO UES ER ICC-ES ESR City of Los Angeles State of Florida
WSee specific model numbers for code listings.
WPSee specific model numbers for code listings.

Drawings

Part Orthographic Perspective
W
W series
DWGDXF
W sloped down
DWGDXF
W sloped up
DWGDXF
W with top flange offset left
DWGDXF
W with top flange offset right
DWGDXF
W series front view
DWG DXF
W sloped down front view
DWG DXF
W sloped up front view
DWG DXF
W with top flange offset left front view
DWG DXF
W with top flange offset right front view
DWG DXF
W series left view
DWG DXF
W sloped down left view
DWG DXF
W sloped up left view
DWG DXF
W with top flange offset left left view
DWG DXF
W with top flange offset right left view
DWG DXF
W series right view
DWG DXF
W sloped down right view
DWG DXF
W sloped up right view
DWG DXF
W with top flange offset left right view
DWG DXF
W with top flange offset right right view
DWG DXF
W sloped down top view
DWG DXF
W sloped up top view
DWG DXF
W series top view
DWG DXF
W with top flange offset left top view
DWG DXF
W with top flange offset right top view
DWG DXF
LTT19 & W
DWG DXF
W Top Flange Offset
DWG DXF
W Ridge Connection
DWG DXF
W Skewed 1
DWG DXF
W Top Flange Sloped 1
DWG DXF
W Skewed 2
DWG DXF
W Skewed Top View
DWG DXF
W Skewed 3
DWG DXF
W Top Flange Sloped 2
DWG DXF
WPNone
WP Skewed
DWG DXF