RC Ripper Clip
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The ripper clip is designed to connect ripped 2x framing to the top of another wood joist.
- 20 gauge
- Use all specified fasteners; refer to General Notes
- Attach RC to ripper, then attach ripper/RC assembly to roof joist
Wood Construction Connectors 2021-2023
A catalog including new product information as well as any applicable specification and installation instructions for wood-to-wood and wood-to-concrete structural connectors.
- Allowable loads are for DF ripper members.
- Uplift loads have been increased for earthquake or wind loading with no further increase allowed. Reduce where other loads govern.
- Designer to consider stability/blocking requirements for system, if necessary.
- Spacing of RC per designer.
- Fasteners: Nail dimensions in the table are listed diameter by length. For additional information, see Fastener Types and Sizes Specified for Simpson Strong-Tie Connectors.
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