Uplift loads apply to 10d and 16d header fasteners. Uplift loads have been increased for wind or earthquake loading with no further increase allowed. Reduce where other loads govern.
10d commons or 16d sinkers may be used instead of the specified 16d at 0.84 of the table load value.
16d sinkers may be used instead of the specified 10d commons with no load reduction. (16d sinkers are not acceptable for HDG applications.)
Min. nailing quantity and load values — fill all round holes; Max. nailing quantity and load values — fill all round and triangle holes.
Truss chord cross-grain tension may limit allowable loads in accordance with ANSI/TPI 1-2007. Simpson Strong-Tie®Connector Selector® software includes the evaluation of cross-grain tension in its hanger allowable loads. For additional information, contact Simpson Strong-Tie.