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HSS/SS Stud Shoes

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Stud shoes reinforce studs notched in construction. They are not a total replacement of removed material. Installs over pipe up to 2 3/8" outside diameter.

HSS stud shoes provide tension load capacity as well as increased compression loads. Flared flange provides greater strength.

Material

  • 16 gauge

Finish

  • Galvanized

Installation

  • Use all specified fasteners; see General Notes
  • HSS — bend flanges at 90° angle during installation, then bend back and screw into position (screws supplied)
  • Bend flanges one cycle only

Related Literature

Load Tables

    Many of these products are approved for installation with Strong-Drive® SD Connector screws.

HSS/SS Stud Shoes Load Table
  1. Roof loads are 125% of floor loads unless limited by other criteria. Floor loads may be adjusted for load durations according to the code provided they do not exceed those in the roof column.
  2. 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.

Code Reports & Compliance

Drawings

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