Hardy Frame®  Bearing Plate

bearing plate
  • 3/4˝ thick x 3 1/2˝ wide ASTM A36 steel

  • Length extends 3" beyond Panel edges. Check for outside corner conditions!

  • Reduces wood deformation from overturning forces

  • Reduces effects of shrinkage by eliminating bottom plate

Note: The allowable values in raised floor and upper floor tables assume installation of HFXBP. Installation without a HFXBP may result in a reduction of allowable loads