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SP1/SP2 Stud-Plate Ties

SP1/SP2

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Strong-Rod® URS Components

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The SP stud plate tie is a plate-to-stud connection providing uplift resistance.

Key Features

  • Features embossments that strengthen the stud-to-plate connection
  • Designed to resist wind and seismic forces
  • Can be used before or after installation including in retrofit applications

Material

  • 20 gauge

Finish

  • Galvanized. Available with ZMAX® coating. See Corrosion Information.

Installation

  • Use all specified fasteners; see General Notes

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Load Tables

    These products are available with additional corrosion protection. Additional products on this page may also be available with this option. Check with Simpson Strong-Tie for details.

SP Stud Plate Ties Load Table
  1. See General Notes for Straps and Ties.
  2. SP1/SP2 — drive one stud nail at an angle through the stud into the plate to achieve the table load (see illustration).
  3. When cross-grain bending or cross-grain tension cannot be avoided in the members, mechanical reinforcement to resist such forces shall be considered by the designer.
  4. Use Side (eccentric) load when uplift loads are applied to only one face of the top plate.
  5. Use Center (concentric) loads when uplift loads are applied at the centerline of the top plate, or where equal loads are applied to both sides of the top plate. Center loads should also be used for stud-to-bottom plate loads.
  6. Fasteners: Nail dimensions in the table are listed diameter by length. For additional information, see Fastener Types and Sizes Specified for Simpson Strong-Tie Connectors.

Code Reports & Compliance

Drawings

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