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MSTI Medium Strap Tie for I-Joist

Lateral Connectors, Ties and Straps

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The MSTI is designed to resist tension loads in various applications. This medium strap tie utilizes a staggered fastener hole pattern to optimize strength. The MSTI is a load-rated, precut strap designed for quick installation and optimal performance.

Key Features

  • Designed to resist wind and seismic forces
  • Suitable for diaphragm decking and chord open-web trusses


  • 12 ga. (97 mil)


  • Galvanized


  • 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. Thickness (mil) Ga. W (in.) L (in.) Coating/Material Packaging Qty.
MSTI26 97 12 2 1/16 26 Zinc Galvanized, G90 1
MSTI36 97 12 2 1/16 36 Zinc Galvanized, G90 1
MSTI48 97 12 2 1/16 48 Zinc Galvanized, G90 1
MSTI60 97 12 2 1/16 60 Zinc Galvanized, G90 1
MSTI72 97 12 2 1/16 72 Zinc Galvanized, G90 1

Load Tables

  1. Use half of the fasteners in each member being connected to achieve the listed loads.
  2. Loads are based on lesser of steel capacity or fastener calculation.
  3. Not all fastener holes need to be filled, as additional fastener holes are provided. Install fasteners symmetrically.
  4. See Fastening Systems for more information on Simpson Strong-Tie fasteners.

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