38mm x 183mm Multifunctional Joist Hanger is a Face Fix Joist Hanger, produced from 2mm thick pre-galvanised mild steel in accordance with the specification given in the BS EN 10327:2004 DX51D+Z275. It is especially designed for timber to masonry and timber to timber fixings. It includes base location tabs and a corresponding hole pattern of 2 x M12 bolt holes, 19 x nail or screws. It can bolted, screwed, coach screwed or nailed. Long term safe working load = 8.25 kN.
FIXING INSTRUCTIONS for 38x183mm Multifunctional Joist Hanger
It is advisable that 30 x 3.75 Square Twisted nails are used for nailing the holes during installation.
The hanger should be a minimum of over half (60%) the depth of the supported member to avoid rotation.
Location tabs aid fast accurate alignment of the hanger.