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Ashtonk 06-07-2007 08:43 AM

Where to find Truss nailplates/gangnails
 
Do any of you good folks know where I can purchase the press in nail plates that are used to put trusses together? On the Simpson Strongtie site they have what they call a "mending plate" but they only come in three sizes, 1x4,2x4 and 3x6. I need a larger assortment of sizes.I have searched all over the web but cant find anyone who sells them. Thanks for your help.
http://www.strongtie.com/products/connectors/MP.html

WorkshopforWomen 06-07-2007 12:00 PM

Truss Plates
 
I don't if this is of any help but my husband works for a lumber company here in Colorado and they manufacture their own trusses.
The truss plates are part of the engineering of the trusses and they get them from Alpine Engineering in Texas.

Good Luck!
Judy

AtlanticWBConst. 06-07-2007 06:01 PM

Supplier List:

http://www.macraesbluebook.com/searc...d_Code=9008205

send_it_all 06-07-2007 07:46 PM

Ummmm....Home Depot?...saw some today in the Simpson Strong Tie area.


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