Press Release Summary:
Constructed of carbon steel, Fig 828 Universal Sway Brace Attachment permits secure, non-friction connection without drilling or welding to structural members. Design allows attachment of seismic bracing along and across wide flange beams measuring up to 7/8 in. thick and that have max design load up to 2,015 lb. One-size, stable, 3-point attachment fits any beam width, and break-off bolts allow for visual verification of proper installation torque.
Original Press Release:
TOLCO Announces New Fig. 828 Universal Structural Sway Brace Attachment
CORONA, Calif. - TOLCO introduces Fig. 828 Universal Sway Brace Attachment that permits a secure, non-friction connection without drilling or welding to structural members. The Fig. 828's unique patented design allows for attachment of seismic bracing to wide flange beams, including I-beam, open web, welded steel trusses and other structures up to 7/8-inch thick, with a maximum design load of 2,015 lbs. both along and across the beam. The one size, stable three-point attachment fits any beam width. TOLCO engineered break-off bolts allow for visual verification of proper installation torque. Fig. 828 Universal Sway Brace Attachment is constructed of carbon steel and is available in a plain or electro-galvanized finish, and accommodates all TOLCO® Fig. 900 Series seismic structural bracing assemblies. Complete requirement specifications and installation instructions for the new Fig. 828 Universal Sway Brace Attachment are now included on TOLBrace(TM) Fire 7.0 software, available for download at www.tolbrace.com. TOLCO, a brand of NIBCO INC., manufactures a complete line of pipe hangers, fabricated pipe supports, seismic bracing, and strut fittings for commercial, residential and industrial applications. For over 40 years, TOLCO has been known for its innovative and patented product designs; especially in seismic bracing. For more information, contact TOLCO's Customer Service Department at 1-800-786-5266. Additional product information and literature are available for download at www.tolco.com Founded in 1904, NIBCO INC. is a worldwide provider of flow control solutions to the residential and commercial construction, industrial, fire protection and irrigation markets. NIBCO's World Headquarters is located in Elkhart, Ind., and has 11 manufacturing plants located throughout the United States, Mexico and Poland. Visit www.nibco.com for information on NIBCO's complete line of products.