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The WP is designed to support joists on purlins or beams and may be used for wood-to-wood or wood-to-steel applications. This top-flange hanger offers exceptional flexibility and versatility with the ability to be skewed up to 84° and/or sloped to a maximum of 45°. The WP is an economical choice with a low installed cost requiring a small number of nails for maximum downloads.
Saddle Hanger (WPD)
The table indicates the maximum allowable loads for WP hangers used on wood nailers. Nailers are wood members attached to the top of a steel I-beam, concrete or masonry wall.
|Models||Seat||Top Flange||Top Flange and Seat||Joist Height|
|Seat Sloped 45° Max.||Seat Skewed Type A||Seat Skewed Type B||Seat Sloped and Skewed Type A 1°-45°||Top Flange Sloped 35° Max.||Top Flange Bent Open or Closed 30° Max.||Top Flange Offset||Top Flange Offset and Skewed Seat Type A, Bevel Cut 1°-45°||Top Flange Offset and Skewed Seat Type B, Plumb Cut 1°-84°||Joist Shorter Than Hanger|
|Slope Up||Slope Down||1°-45°||1°-45°||46°-84°||Up||Down||Narrow||Wide||Narrow||Wide||Narrow||Wide|
|WP||1.0||1.0||1.0||1.0||1.0||1.0||(90-a)/90||(90-a)/90||0.5||0.5||0.25||0.3||By more than 1/2", 0.50. By 1/2" or less, 1.00.|
Allowable Download =
(lowest of Seat, Top Flange, or Joist Height) x (Table Load).
Allowable Uplift =
as noted in table per height, see table above.