Tension-Bridging-(TB)

Tension Bridging (TB)

Typical Installation
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

Installation:

  • Bridging will fit flange widths frmo 1 5/8″ to 3″

Drawings courtesy of Simpson Strong-Tie Co.

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