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VB Knee Brace

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Top-Flange Hangers for Glulam Beams

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The VB provides lateral resistance force at the bottom of beams when installed approximately 45° or more to the vertical plane.

Material

  • 12 gauge

Finish

  • Galvanized

Installation

  • Use all specified fasteners; see General Notes
  • 16-N54A fasteners are included with the brace

Related Literature

Load Tables

  1. Roof loads have been increased 25% with no further increase allowed.

Code Reports

Part IAPMO UES ER ICC-ES ESR City of Los Angeles State of Florida
VBSee specific model numbers for code listings.
VB10 ESR-2607 ESR-2523 RR25719
VB12 ESR-2607 ESR-2523 RR25719
VB5 ESR-2607 ESR-2523 RR25719
VB7 ESR-2607 ESR-2523 RR25719
VB8 ESR-2607 ESR-2523 RR25719

ESR-2523 is an Index of many of Simpson Strong-Tie Stamped and Welded Cold-formed Steel Products for Wood or Cold-formed Steel Construction

Drawings

Part Orthographic Perspective
VB10None
VB10 Installed Perspective View
DWG DXF
VB12None
VB10 Installed Perspective View
DWG DXF
VB5None
VB10 Installed Perspective View
DWG DXF
VB7None
VB10 Installed Perspective View
DWG DXF
VB8None
VB10 Installed Perspective View
DWG DXF