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 1 1/4" diameter rod
  • Conforms to ASCE 19-96 3.2.2 testing
Catalog Number

Strand Size

in (mm)

Recommended Eye Bolt Size

in (mm)

RHS

(lbs)

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