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SSWHSR Steel Strong-Wall® High-Strength Rod Kit


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The SSWHSR is designed to work with SSWAB and SSWABHS anchor bolts for attaching Steel Strong-Wall shearwalls to concrete foundations. This high-strength rod kit allows for anchorage in tall stem wall applications where full embedment of a Steel Strong-Wall anchor bolt into the footing is required. The head is stamped for identification with a No-Equal® symbol for identification, bolt length, bolt diameter and “HS” for high strength. The SSWHSR is not for use in place of SSWAB(HS) anchor bolts.

Key Features

  • Fixed-in-place compression nut to improve performance
  • Head stamp for easy identification and inspection
  • High-strength coupler for attachment to SSWAB or SSWABHS

Product Includes

  • The kit includes ASTM A449 high-strength rod with heavy hex nut fixed in place and high-strength coupler nut


  • High-strength (HS) ASTM A449


  • Install coupler nut and high-strength all-thread rod with fixed nut on SSWAB
  • Install SSWHSR and SSWAB assembly before the concrete is poured using the appropriate SSWT template and supplied nut; locate per designer
  • Install shear reinforcement per designer before concrete is poured
  • SSW bolt stabilizers may be used to prevent movement of the assembly during concrete pour
  • Foundation design by designer

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Product Information Tables

Steel Strong-Wall Width (in.) Model No. Dia. (in.) Total Length (in.) le (in.)
12 SSWHSR3/4x2KT 3/4 24 21
SSWHSR3/4x3KT 3/4 36 33
15, 18, 21, 24 SSWHSR1x2KT 1 24 21
SSWHSR1x3KT 1 36 33

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