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Straddle Type Masonry Hanger
Straddle Type Masonry Hanger


The straddle type joist hanger is used when timber joist positions are directly opposite each other on either side of a wall or beam

-As standard the straddle hanger is manufactured to suit 100mm blockwork
-Hangers 150mm deep and over are manufactured 10mm less to allow for notching and regularisation of timber joists
-All hangers feature 75mm bearing surface and pre-punched side gussets to allow nail fixing into timber joists with 30 x 3.75mm sherardised square twist nails
-Wide top flange design offers increased loading capacity on masonry with a minimum crushing strength of 2.8N/mm2 and above
-As standard all hangers are manufactured from 2.0mm thick pre-galvanised steel to BS EN 10346 : 2009, DX51D + G600 compliant with BS6178: Part 1:1990 and to the requirements of BS5268