SWAB7/8 anchor bolts were developed
to provide anchorage solutions for
Wood Strong-Wall® shearwalls in accordance
with the provisions of ACI 318-05. This code
listed anchor bolt is easy to inspect; the head
is stamped with a “No Equal” symbol for
identification, bolt length and bolt diameter.
Available in four lengths, the SWAB⁷⁄₈ provides
a range of embedment options for seismic or
wind solutions in cracked or uncracked
ASTM F1554 Gr. 36
SWAB7/8 Anchor Bolt
Section at Slab on Grade
Section at Curb or Stemwall
H = 13 1/2" maximum with SWAB7/8x30 anchor bolt when de = 10".
H = 19 1/2" maximum with SWAB7/8x36 anchor bolt when de = 10".
Section at Interior Foundation
- Anchorage designs conform to ACI 318 Appendix D and assume minimum f'
c = 2500 psi concrete, ASTM A307 or ASTM F1554, Grade 36 anchor rods and no supplementary reinforcement. High-strength anchorage design by Designer when required.
- Seismic indicates Seismic Design Category C through F. Detached 1 and 2 family dwellings in SDC C may use wind anchorage solutions. Seismic anchorage designs conform to ACI 318-05 Section D.3.3.4.
- Wind includes Seismic Design Category A and B.
- Foundation dimensions are for anchorage only. Foundation design (size and reinforcement) by Designer. The Registered Design Professional may specify alternate embedment, footing size or anchor bolt.