Hardy Frame® HFX-Series Brace Frame on Raised Floor

panel on concrete

  • Allowable values have been reduced when necessary to maintain code drift limit (see HFX-Series Product Catalog Table 1.3)

  • Raised floor head out installations by pass wood framing to eliminate the effects of shrinkage and crushing, while providing a direct shear transfer to the foundation

  • Table values for Panels installed on a wood floor system assume installation with a Hardy Frame® Bearing Plate

    Installation at raised floor head-out:

  • Provides allowable values from HFX-Series Product Catalog Table 1.2A
  • Provides a direct shear transfer to the foundation
  • Requires less material by eliminating rim, Bearing Plate and bottom screw