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HST Heavy Strap Tie

Lateral Connectors, Ties and Straps

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The HST is designed to support heavy, concentrated loads by creating a strong connection between wood girders and piles. The HST is a heavy, load-rated, precut strap designed for optimal performance.

Key Features

  • Installs with machine bolts
  • Designed to resist wind and seismic forces


  • HST2, HST5 — 7 gauge; HST3, HST6 — 3 gauge


  • HST2, HST5 — galvanized; HST3, HST6 3 — Simpson Strong-Tie gray paint. Some products are available in HDG or black powder-coat (see HSTPC). See Corrosion Information.


  • Use all specified fasteners; see General Notes


  • Special sizes can be made to order; contact Simpson Strong-Tie

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Product Information Table

Fastener Production Information and Stuff & Things
Model No. Ga. W (in.) L (in.) Coating/Material Packaging Qty.
HST2 7 2 1/2 21 1/4 Zinc Galvanized, G90 1
HST2HDG 7 2 1/2 21 1/4 Hot-Dip Galvanized 1
HST3 3 3 25 1/2 Simpson Strong-Tie Gray Paint 1
HST3HDG 3 3 25 1/2 Hot-Dip Galvanized 1
HST5 7 5 21 1/4 Zinc Galvanized, G90 1
HST5HDG 7 5 21 1/4 Hot-Dip Galvanized 1
HST6 3 6 25 1/2 Simpson Strong-Tie Gray Paint 1

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