Tension Bridging (TB)
TB bridging is a cost effective way to provide bracing between floor joists when compared with field fabricated blocking and clip angles with multiple fasteners. TB is a tension-type bridging with maximum fastener flexibility. Use two #10 screws of the seven screw holes at each end.
Material: 20 ga (33 mil) 50 ksi
Finish: Galvanized – G90
- Bridging will fit flange widths frmo 1 5/8″ to 3″
Drawings courtesy of Simpson Strong-Tie Co.