BRACE-GRIP® Dead-end for Rod Systems The BRACE-GRIP System consists of a helically formed dead-end that develops 100 percent or more of t.. Product #: Brace-Grip Dead-end for Rod Systems

BRACE-GRIP® Dead-end for Rod Systems


The BRACE-GRIP System consists of a helically formed dead-end that develops 100 percent or more of the published rated breaking strength of the strand for which it is designed.  The BRACE-GRIP is a cost effective solution for cross bracing on metal buildings.

  • Color coded loop identifies use for rod systems only
  • Provides 100% of the published rated breaking strength of the rod
  • Unique design for better performance
  • No costly machinery or special tools needed
  • No cutting or preparation - it arrives ready to install
  • Requires no threading or painting
  • Reduced costs due to use of smaller rods
  • Accommodates 1/4" through 3/4" diameter rod
  • Conforms to ASCE 19-96 3.22 testing

 

 

 

BRACE-GRIP
Dead-end
Catalog
Numbers

 

Rod Size
In. (mm)

 

Recommended Eye Bolt Size
In. (mm)

 

Calculated Rated Holding
Strength (lbs.)

BRG-1785 1/2" (12.7 mm) 7/8" (22.2 mm) 27,200
BRG-1786 9/16" (14.2 mm) 1" (25.4 mm) 35,950
BRG-1787 5/8" (15.8 mm) 1-1/4" (31.7 mm) 35,950
BRG-1788 3/4" (19.0 mm) 1-1/4" (31.7 mm) 49,350
BRG-1790 1" (25.4 mm) 1-1/4" (31.7 mm) 72,600
BRG-1791 1-1/4" (31.7 mm) 1-1/4" (31.7 mm) 100,000