|By Business Wire||
|July 22, 2014 02:00 PM EDT||
MiTek USA, a leading manufacturer of code-approved structural connectors, developer of software tools for structural design and product selection, and distributor of anchors, epoxy, tools, and safety equipment, today announced the national availability of its new FWH Fire Wall Hanger.
MiTek's new FWH Fire Wall Hanger Attaches Floor Framing to 2-hour Fire Rated Wall Assemblies in Wood-Frame Construction. (Photo: Business Wire)
FWH Fire Wall Hanger. The FWH Series Fire Wall Hanger is the industry’s most economical solution for attaching floor framing to two-hour, fire-rated wall assemblies in wood-frame construction. The FWH Series Fire Wall Hanger’s advanced design has an ASTM E814 approved two-hour resistive rating, and it allows framers to install the hangers before the drywall is attached. This allows the project to be completely framed-up and weather-tight when the drywall sheathing is delivered to the site. The FWH Series Fire Wall Hanger accommodates two plies of 5/8” drywall and is designed to support 4x2 open-web trusses and the most common I-joist sizes. Driving points easily mark slot locations on drywall without measuring.
About USP Structural Connectors
USP Structural Connectors, a product brand of MiTek, is a code-approved line of engineered structural connectors, anchors, and epoxy for the residential, commercial construction, and DIY sectors. USP offers more than 4,000 SKUs backed by professional engineering, technical support, innovative software solutions, and a North American sales team. USP has a long-standing history of providing its customers with a competitive advantage. Learn more: www.USPConnectors.com
About MiTek Industries
MiTek Industries is a diversified global supplier of engineered products, software, and equipment to the industrial, residential, and commercial construction sectors. MiTek Industries’ passion for its customers’ success and its employees’ well being is the Company’s hallmark. A Berkshire Hathaway company (NYSE: BRK-A, NYSE: BRK-B) since 2001, the Company has operations in more than 40 countries on six continents. Learn more: www.MiTek-us.com/ and www.Mii.com.
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