The U is designed for joist-to-header installation in wood-framed construction. This face-mount hanger is engineered for strength and provides easy installation. The U hanger is precision-formed and manufactured to the highest quality standards.
- U-series hangers are tested, load rated and code compliant
- The U series installs using several fastener selections with tested allowable loads
- 16 gauge
- Galvanized. Some products available in ZMAX® coating or stainless steel; see Corrosion Information.
- Use all specified fasteners; see General Notes
- Joists sloped up to 1/4:12 achieve table loads
- When nailing into carrying member’s end grain, the allowable load is adjusted by a factor of 0.67