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CCTQ68SDS Column Cap
The ECCLQ, CCCQ and CCTQ column caps provide high-capacity, multiple beamto- column connector options. The design uses Simpson Strong-TieŽ Strong-DriveŽ screws (SDS) to provide faster installation and a lower profile compared to standard through bolts. Screws are configured to provide high uplift design values.
Simpson Strong-Tie gray paint, also available in HDG
Install Simpson Strong-Tie SDS 1/4"x2 1/2" wood screws, which are provided, in all round holes. (Lag screws will not achieve the same load.)
No additional welding is allowed.
Many combinations of beam and post sizes can be manufactured (refer to worksheet Options for Multiple-Beam Column Caps, T-C-CCQLTC-WS).
Available in widths up to 8" wide.
ECCLQ is available in left or right side beam orientations. Specify ECCLLQ or ECCLRQ.
Straps may be rotated where W1 > W2.
Column caps may be ordered without the column straps for field welding to a column. No loads apply. Specify CCCOQ/CCTOQ/ECCLOQ.
The L dimension varies depending on the width of the side stirrup (W3 or W4). Contact Simpson Strong-Tie for exact dimensions.
Main beam stirrup height (H1) is 7". Side beam stirrups (H2 or H3) can vary in height with the minimum height of 7".
Specify the side stirrup height from the top of the cap.
4x Main Beam, 6x Post, 4x Side Beam (oriented to the left) is ordered as an ECCLLQ464SDS