Large Sway Brace Pipe Attachment
Designed for bracing pipe against sway and seismic disturbance. The pipe attachment component of a sway brace system used in conjunction with a PHD Manufacturing structural attachment fitting, and joined together with a bracing pipe element forms a complete sway brace assembly. Sway brace assemblies are intended to be installed in accordance with NFPA 13 and the manufacturer’s installation instructions.
Material: Carbon steel
Size: Pipe size 21/2” thru 8”.
Install: Place over the pipe to be braced, adjust brace angle, and insert bracing pipe through opening leaving a minimum of 1” extending from attachment. Brace pipe can be installed on top or bottom of pipe to be braced but must be a minimum of 6” away from a pipe joint. Tighten two hex head cone point set bolts until heads bottom out on attachment, ensuring proper torque has been applied.
Approvals: Underwriters Laboratories listed for US and Canada (21/2” thru 6” only) and Factory Mutual approved. Listed for use with NFPA and PHD sway brace components only.
Ordering: Specify figure number, brace pipe size, and sprinkler pipe size.
NOTE: (This product is not compatible with metric pipe.) For metric piping see Fig. 010, Fig. 031, or Fig. 040.