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Structural Studs & Joists

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Structural Studs (CW)

Curtain-wall (CW) studs have 1-3/8" flanges and 3/8" returns. They are used in exterior applications to hold sheathing material such as wood, metal, EIFS, stone, etc., under uniform lateral wind loads.

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(in)

20 ga
(33 mils)
18 ga
(43 mils)
16 ga
(54 mils)
14 ga
(68 mils)
12 ga
(97 mils)
2 1/2250S137-33250S137-43250S137-54250S137-68-
3 5/8362S137-33362S137-43362S137-54362S137-68-
4400S137-33400S137-43400S137-54400S137-68-
6600S137-33600S137-43600S137-54600S137-68600S137-97
8800S137-33800S137-43800S137-54800S137-68800S137-97




Structural Studs (CSJ)

Standard Structural Studs (CSJ) have 1-5/8" flanges and 1/2" returns. They are the industry standard transverse and axial loaded conditions used in load bearing bearing walls and can be used in applications such as headers, truss-members, floor and roof joists, and soffits.

Web
(in)

20 ga
(33 mils)
18 ga
(43 mils)
16 ga
(54 mils)
14 ga
(68 mils)
12 ga
(97 mils)
2 1/2250S162-33250S162-43250S162-54250S162-68-
3 5/8362S162-33362S162-43362S162-54362S162-68-
4400S162-33400S162-43400S162-54400S162-68-
6600S162-33600S162-43600S162-54600S162-68600S162-97
8800S162-33800S162-43800S162-54800S162-68800S162-97
10-1000S162-431000S162-541000S162-681000S162-97
12--1200S162-541200S162-681200S162-97




Structural Studs (JW)

Structural Joist / Studs (JW) have 2" flanges and 5/8" returns. They are used in similar applications as CSJ studs but provide increased structural properties for designs requiring heavier load values.

Web
(in)

20 ga
(33 mils)
18 ga
(43 mils)
16 ga
(54 mils)
14 ga
(68 mils)
12 ga
(97 mils)
3 5/8362S200-33362S200-43362S200-54362S200-68-
4400S200-33400S200-43400S200-54400S200-68-
6600S200-33600S200-43600S200-54600S200-68600S200-97
8800S200-33800S200-43800S200-54800S200-68800S200-97
10-1000S200-431000S200-541000S200-681000S200-97
12--1200S200-541200S200-681200S200-97