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Model # H2.5A

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H2.5A 18-Gauge Galvanized Hurricane Tie

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About This Product

The H2.5A single-sided hurricane tie is designed to resist moderate loads at the rafter/truss-to-top-plate connection. As part of a continuous load path, the H2.5A resists both lateral and uplift loads. The symmetrical design eliminates the need for separate right and left parts.

Highlights

  • Embossments in bend line strengthen connection
  • The top flange features an arrow line indicator to aid correct installation
  • Made from 18-gauge steel
  • Galvanized (G90) for extra corrosion resistance
  • Install with (10) 0.131-in x 2-1/2-in nails or (10) #9 x 1-1/2-in Strong-Drive SD screws
  • Install with 8d common nails or 9 x 1-1/2 in. Strong-Drive SD screws
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Product Information

Internet # 203302239

Model # H2.5A

Store SKU # 205089

Store SO SKU #592854

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)

1.69 in

Product Length (in.)

6 in

Product Width (in.)

1.69 in

Details

Color Family

Silver

Connector Finish

G90 Galvanized

Connector recommendation

Tie

Fasteners Included

Fasteners Not Included

Features

No Additional Features

Gauge

18

Material

Steel

Number of Pieces

1

Package Quantity

1

Product Weight (lb.)

0.11 lb

Returnable

90-Day

Staggered Nail Pattern

Not Staggered

Strap Type

Hurricane Tie

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty

Limited Warranty

Questions & Answers

15Questions
caret
Q:How many pieces are in a box?
by|Jan 2, 2024
1 Answer
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A:  Hello Cardwell, this is Ricardo with Simpson Strong-Tie. Please contact the Pro Desk at your local store, or, the Home Dep​ot Customer Service team at 800-466-3337 for further assistance.

by|Jan 4, 2024
    caret
    Q:Can this connector be used to splice two 2x4 boards similarly to HTP tie plate?
    by|May 22, 2023
    1 Answer
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    A:  Hi szcze, thank you for your message. This is Ricardo with Simpson. We want to make sure we address your concerns regarding our H2.5A Hurricane Tie. The H2.5A single-sided hurricane tie is designed to resist moderate loads at the rafter/truss-to-top-plate connection. As part of a continuous load path, the H2.5A resists both lateral and uplift loads. The symmetrical design eliminates the need for separate right and left parts. The attached excerpt from our catalog provides information on the H2.5A and H2.5T. The information for using the H2.5A with a 2x4 member is listed in table footnote 14 on the second page of the PDF, https://embed.widencdn.net/pdf/plus/ssttoolbox/uxpkvc9ke9/C-C-2021-p276-278.pdf. If you need more information or have additional questions, please contact the Simpson Strong-Tie Customer Service team at 800-999-5099. We look forward to hearing from you.

    by|May 23, 2023
      caret
      Q:What nails are used for these and do you need to put a nail in every hole?
      by|Mar 29, 2023
      1 Answer
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      A:  Hi James, thank you for your message. This is Ricardo with Simpson Strong-Tie. The H2.5A can be installed with .131" x 2 1/2" nails, however if you would like to achieve different load values. You can either use our #9 X 1 1/2" SD connector screws or .131 x 1 1/2" nails. These can be used if you have a single 2x rafter. See link below for load tables as well as more information pertaining to which nails/screws you can use in connection with the H2.5A. If you need more information or have additional questions, please contact the Simpson Strong-Tie Customer Service team at 800-999-5099. We look forward to hearing from you. https://embed.widencdn.net/pdf/plus/ssttoolbox/uxpkvc9ke9/C-C-2021-p276-278.pdf

      by|Oct 28, 2023
        caret
        Q:Are these designed to be installed one tie at each joist to beam joint or do I need one on each side?
        by|Jul 3, 2022
        1 Answer
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        A:  Hi JimM, this is Colin from Simpson Strong-Tie. The quantity on each joist will depend on the demand load (determined by the designer. However, in most cases it's one tie per joist to beam. If you need more information or have additional questions, please contact the Simpson Strong-Tie Customer Service team at 800-999-5099. We look forward to hearing from you.

        by|Jul 5, 2022
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          Used these ties to add more strength to the homemade barn door. The worked great.
          Used these ties to add more strength to the homemade barn door. The worked great.
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          Used these to help secure the center rafter & support beam in the outbuilding I am putting up. He...
          Used these to help secure the center rafter & support beam in the outbuilding I am putting up. Helped in securing & making a sturdy roof deck . These are easy to use & inexpensive to boot.
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