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SPH4Z Stud Plate Tie
The stud plate tie series offers general solutions for connecting the stud to the top and bottom plates. All models can be used to make a connection to either the top or bottom plate, and several are suitable for double top plates and studs.
DSP/SSP/SPH 18 gauge; TSP/CS16 16 gauge; all others 20 gauge
Use all specified fasteners; see General Notes.
TSP/DSP/SSP sill plate installation: fill all round holes.
TSP/DSP/SSP top plate installation: fill all round and triangle holes.
SP1/SP2 one of the 0.148" x 3" stud nails is driven at a 45° angle through the stud into the plate.
CS slide the CS16 or CS20 strap underneath the mudsill with the appropriate length of strap protruding from the inside of the mudsill. See illustration for more details.
Each bend in the strap must be tight, and the strap must sit flush against the edge of the mudsill and the stud or sheathing
Bend strap one time only