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Steel Strong-Wall® Shearwalls: Standard Application on Concrete Foundations

010a-2014
Standard Installation

U.S. Patent 8,281,551
Canadian Patent 2,489,845
Foundation Design (size and reinforcement) by Designer

010b-2014
Garage Installation

U.S. Patent 8,281,551
Canadian Patent 2,489,845
See garage wall options
Foundation Design (size and reinforcement) by Designer

Simpson Strong-Tie Steel Strong-Wall® shearwalls provide superior performance, design flexibility and ease of installation. All Steel Strong-Wall shearwalls are evaluated to the 2012 IRC/IBC and are listed by ICC-ES.

See Installation Information.

Product Information

Material

Vertical Panel - 10 gauge

Finish

Vertical Panel - Galvanized; Top and Base Plates - Simpson Strong-Tie gray paint

Wall Profiles

Pre-attached wood studs are 2x4 for walls 7' - 10' tall, and 2x6 for walls 11' - 13' tall.

Naming Legend
010a-2014-2
Product Data
Model No. Width (in.) Height (in.) Thickness (in.) Anchor Bolts Number of Screws in Top of Wall Total Wall Weight (lbs.)
Quantity Diameter (in.)
SSW12x7 12 80 2 3/4 4 74
SSW15x7 15 80 2 1 6 86
SSW18x7 18 80 2 1 9 99
SSW21x7 21 80 2 1 12 117
SSW24x7 24 80 2 1 14 127
SSW12x7.4 12 85½ 2 3/4 4 78
SSW15x7.4 15 85½ 2 1 6 91
SSW18x7.4 18 85½ 2 1 9 104
SSW21x7.4 21 85½ 2 1 12 122
SSW24x7.4 24 85½ 2 1 14 134
SSW12x8 12 93¼ 2 3/4 4 85
SSW15x8 15 93¼ 2 1 6 99
SSW18x8 18 93¼ 2 1 9 113
SSW21x8 21 93¼ 2 1 12 132
SSW24x8 24 93¼ 2 1 14 144
SSW12x9 12 105¼ 2 3/4 4 94
SSW15x9 15 105¼ 2 1 6 110
SSW18x9 18 105¼ 2 1 9 125
SSW21x9 21 105¼ 2 1 12 147
SSW24x9 24 105¼ 2 1 14 160
SSW12x10 12 117¼ 2 3/4 4 104
SSW15x10 15 117¼ 2 1 6 121
SSW18x10 18 117¼ 2 1 9 138
SSW21x10 21 117¼ 2 1 12 162
SSW24x10 24 117¼ 2 1 14 177
SSW15x11 15 129¼ 2 1 6 148
SSW18x11 18 129¼ 2 1 9 167
SSW21x11 21 129¼ 2 1 12 193
SSW24x11 24 129¼ 2 1 14 209
SSW15x12 15 141¼ 2 1 6 160
SSW18x12 18 141¼ 2 1 9 180
SSW21x12 21 141¼ 2 1 12 208
SSW24x12 24 141¼ 2 1 14 225
SSW18x13 18 153¼ 2 1 9 194
SSW21x13 21 153¼ 2 1 12 224
SSW24x13 24 153¼ 2 1 14 243
010c-SSW12-2014
SSW12
010d-SSW15-2014
010e-SSW15_2-2014
SSW15
010f-SSW18-2014
010g-SSW18_2-2014
SSW18
010h-SSW21-2014
010i-SSW21_2-2014
SSW21
010j-SSW24-2014
010k-SSW24_2-2014
SSW24