Description & Documents
The TMP23 Adjustable Rafter-To-Plate Connector 2-5/16" Rafter Width is designed to make rafter-to-rafter plate connections and eliminates time-consuming bird's-mouth notching or bevel plate installation. Available in I-Joists sizes, as well as standard 2x sizes. Adjusts to pitches from 1/12 to 6/12. Constructed of 18 gauge steel with G90 galvanizing finish.
- Use all specified fasteners: 6 10d nails for plate, 4 10d X 1-1/2" nails for rafter.
- Not for use with treated lumber.
- Position connector on top plate. Fasten connector to outside of top plate with specified nails. Insert rafter into rafter pocket. Adjust rafter and pocket to correct pitch. Fasten rather to connector with specified nails. Installing the TMP required driving specified nails through the opposing slots in the pocket.
Brand Name: USP Structural Connectors
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