Web Stiffener (JS)
Web stiffeners are used to provide reinforcement of joist webs to prevent crippling. Web reinforcement is often required by design to enhance the load capacity of joists. Web stiffeners are installed on the outside of the C-joist.
Material: 16 ga (54 mil) 50 ksi
Finish: Galvanized – G90
Web stiffeners are centered within the load or reaction bearing width.
Web stiffeners require full bearing along their supported ends.
(4-6) #10 – 16 screws are required to attach the stiffener to the joist web using pre-punched holes.