Large Sway Brace Pipe Attachment

Figure: 015


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

Finish: Electro-galvanized

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.

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