Hardy Frame® HFX/S-Series for Cold Formed Steel (cs-f) Framing

panel on concrete

  • HFX/S Series products are manufactured to cold formed steel stud heights. Nominal 8’ heights are 96 5/8˝ net, nominal 9’ is 108 5/8˝ , etc.

  • Installation can be directly on concrete (moisture barrier recommended), with a c-fs channel below, or a nut and washer for eveling or height adjustment up to ± 1/2˝

  • Top connections are made with 1/4˝ diameter self tapping screws after installing floor or roof members above.

  • Brace Frames are 3 1/2˝ net depth.

  • The new HFX-Series Brace Frame has relocated hold down bolts to be outside of the post. Hold down connections are now accessible even when wood or framing is in contact with the edge of the frame.