The TRS is a new patent pending restraint strap that is lightweight to handle, yet retains its structural strength so it can be used instead of traditional Heavy Duty Strap in both horizontal and vertical applications.
Application The TRS is lightweight to handle yet retains its structural strength so it can be used instead of a traditional Heavy Duty Strap for providing lateral restraint of roof trusses, rafters and joists tied to masonry and for vertical applications such as holding down the wall plate. Designed to The Building Regulations BS 5268 Part 3 and other building standards for lateral restraint.
Features - Lightweight design makes it easier to handle. -
No need to notch joists making it easier and quicker to install.
Easier to build into brickwork courses.
More cost effective when compared to the traditional Heavy Duty Strap and Heavy Edge Rolled Strap.
Galvanised steel EN 10346 G600.
Manufactured to EN 845-1:2013.
Tested by Lucideon Ltd Notification Body No.1289.
Installation For horizontal applications - Use min 6 no. 3.75 x 30mm square twist nails or equivalent fixed to timber joists/rafters.
Available bent at 100mm - in both 1m and 1.2m lengths
Traditional Straight Heavy Duty straps are still available also
Available in both 1m and 1.2m lengths x 5mm thickness
Designed to The Building Regulations BS 5268 Part 3 for Vertical Restraint such as wallplates
Holes: 6mm @ 25mm offset centres
Material Specification: Edge Coated Galvanised Mild Steel