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Strong-Wall® Wood Shearwalls

Strong-Wall Wood Shearwall Applications

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Standard and Balloon-Framing Applications C-L-WSW16-007b

Standard and Balloon-Framing Applications

  • Narrow wall spaces
  • Wall heights up to 20'
Portal Applications C-L-WSW16-007c

Portal Applications

  • Narrow wall spaces
  • Garages
  • Large windows and doors
  • Increased capacities when used in a portal
Two-Story Stacked Application C-L-WSW16-007d

Two-Story Stacked Application

  • Narrow wall spaces
  • Multi-story installation kit (MSK) required (order separately)
  • Total assembled heights up to 24'

Product Storage

Protect product from sun and water

Wrap is slippery when wet or icy C-L-WSW16-007e

CAUTION:

Wrap is slippery when wet or icy

Use support blocks at 10' on-center to keep bundles out of mud and water

Product and Kit Descriptions

Standard Product Description

All Strong-Wall® Wood Shearwalls are supplied with top-of-wall shear transfer plates, nuts, washers, and installation instructions. Additionally, shearwalls 100 inches or less in height are supplied with four portal straps.

Wood Shearwalls Product Kit Front - WSW-front-3walls-kit
Front View
Wood Shearwalls Product Kit Back - WSW-back-3walls-kit
Back View

Applications

Technical Information