Subject: Re: Metal plate-connected wood trusses per T
From: Lynn <lhoward(--nospam--at)silcom.com>
Date: Tue, 08 Jun 1999 16:08:37 -0700
We recently used these kinds of trusses on a police station in central
The truss manufacturer was Gang-Nail out of San Luis Obispo CA.
They were able to conform to the special design criteria required by
Joyce Fuss wrote:
> Has anyone had experience in using metal plate-connected wood trusses on
> state-owned essential services buildings? We have managed to avoid this
> in the past, but now we have a state client who is insisting on it for
> many of their buildings. I am not aware of any truss manufacturers who
> will provide designs meeting the CBC chapter 23A requirements. Any
> assistance will be greatly appreciated.