Patent Number: 6,170,218

Title: Joist bracing apparatus

Abstract: An apparatus for bracing joists comprising a pair of load distribution members and a spanning member. The load distribution members are fastened to adjacent joists and connected together by the spanning member. The load distribution members each have a connector arm which contains a plurality of holes into which tabs on each end of the spanning member are sized to fit. The spanning member can thus connect the load distribution members over a range of distances providing a length adjustable joist bracing apparatus.

Inventors: Shahnazarian; George (Burnaby, CA)

Assignee: MGA Construction Hardware & Steel Fabricating Ltd.

International Classification: E04C 3/02 (20060101); E04B 5/12 (20060101); E04C 003/02 (); E04B 001/38 ()

Expiration Date: 01/09/2018