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The PAI is a solution for wood-to-concrete and wood-to-masonry connections which satisfies code requirements. This purlin anchor is specifically designed for I-joist connections to concrete or masonry walls. The PAI features a dual-embedment line for ease of installation.
Edge Distance — minimum concrete edge distance is 5". Minimum concrete-block left-to-right edge distance is 20".
Concrete Block Wall — the minimum wall specifications are:
A — one # 4 vertical rebar, 32" long, 16" each side of anchor
B — two courses of grout-filled block above and below the anchor (no cold joints allowed)
C — a horizontal bond beam with two #4 rebars, 40" long, a maximum of two courses above or below the anchor
D — minimum masonry compressive strength, f'm = 1,500 psi
|Model No.||Ga.||L (in.)||Coating/Material||Packaging Qty.|
|PAI18||12||18 1/2||Zinc Galvanized, G90||1|
|PAI23||12||23 3/4||Zinc Galvanized, G90||1|
|PAI28||12||29||Zinc Galvanized, G90||1|
|PAI35||12||35||Zinc Galvanized, G90||1|