The hurricane tie series features various configurations of wind and seismic ties for trusses and rafters.
The H10S provides a high-capacity connection from truss/rafter to wall. Also suitable for wood-to-wood applications.
The HM9 is designed to retrofit roof truss/rafters for block construction. The HM9 hurricane tie provides high uplift and lateral capacity using Simpson Strong-Tie® Titen® 2 concrete and masonry screws.
The presloped seat of the H16 provides for a tight fit and reduced deflection. The strap length provides for various truss height up to a maximum of 13 1/2". Minimum heel height for H16 series is 4".
Galvanized. Some models available in stainless steel or ZMAX® coating. See Corrosion Information.
Use all specified fasteners; see General Notes
Connectors attached using hex-head Simpson Strong-Tie® Titen® screws
Attach to grouted concrete block with a minimum one #5 rebar horizontal in the course
Hurricane ties do not replace solid blocking
H2.5T, H3 and H6 ties are shipped in equal quantities of right and left versions.
HGA10KT: sold as a kit with (10) HGA10 connectors. Simpson Strong-Tie® Strong-Drive® SDS Heavy-Duty Connector screws are included.
Additional screws sold separately to install with all SDS25112 screws.
HGAM10 F2 loads are for forces into the connector. See illustration 2 "HGAM10 Installed into Masonry" for loads away from the connector.
LTA2 allowable uplift on SP is 1,425 lb. for perpendicular to wall installation and 1,390 lb. for parallel to wall installation.
Fasteners: 10d x 1 1/2" = 0.148" dia. x 1 1/2" long; 8d x 1 1/2" = 0.131" dia. x 1 1/2" long;
TTN2-25214H = 1/4" x 2 1/4" Titen 2;
TTN2-25234H = 1/4" x 2 3/4" Titen 2.
TTN25214H = Titen 1/4" x 2 1/4" and TTN25234H = Titen 1/4" x 2 3/4" may also be used at full table loads.
See other nail sizes and information.