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RP6 Retrofit Plate

RP6

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The RP6 is designed to be installed on the outside of masonry buildings to help tie the walls to the roof or floor structure. This retrofit plate meets IEBC prescriptive requirements for both unreinforced masonry and multi-wythe solid brick walls.

Key Features

  • 6″ x 5 3/4" design meets code-required 30 square inches of area
  • Aesthetical octagon design
  • Can accommodate multiple rod diameters based on designer’s load demands

Material

  • 3/8" steel

Finish

  • Simpson Strong-Tie gray paint. May be ordered HDG; contact Simpson Strong-Tie. See Corrosion Information.

Installation

  • Use a 3/4"-diameter rod. A 5/8"-diameter rod requires an additional standard-cut washer under the nut.

Related Literature

Product Information Tables

Model No. Bolt Diameter (in.) Thickness Dimensions (in.)
W L
RP6 3/4 3/8 6 5 3/4

Code Reports

Part IAPMO UES ER ICC-ES ESR City of Los Angeles State of Florida
RP6Prescriptive code: Products which meet prescriptive code requirements.

Drawings

Part Orthographic Perspective
RP6
RP6 Front View
DWG DXF
RP6 Top View
DWG DXF
RP6 Installed Perspective View
DWG DXF