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Holdowns & Tension Ties

Collection:Holdowns & Tension Ties

Holdowns and Tension Ties provide strong support in a wide variety of framing applications such as shearwalls, braced wall panels, and prescriptive wood-deck applications. We carry a large selection of Simpson Strong-Tie Holddowns and Tension Ties so you can be sure to find exactly what you need for your next job.

    • HDU/HDQ/HHDQ Holdowns - These holdowns are pre-deflected during the manufacturing process and use Strong-Drive SDS Heavy-Duty connector screws for installation. Use them in a number of different framing applications to provide strong support where you need it most.


    • LTT/HTT Tension Ties - Tension ties provide a solution for resisting tension loads that are fastened with nails and feature a unique and optimized nailing pattern and durable galvanized finish.

    • HD/HDB Holdowns - Our selection of Simpson Strong-Tie bolted holdowns offers low-deflection performance for a wide range of load requirements.


    • PA Purlin Anchors - Purlin anchors provide solutions for wood-to-concrete and concrete-block connections. Available in 12-gauge steel and galvanized finishes, these strong and durable PA purlin anchors will add strength to your next installation.


    • LSTHD/STHD Strap Tie Holdowns - With a staggered nail pattern to help minimize splitting, STHD strap-tie holdowns provide high-load connections and incorporate many features that aid correct installation and improve performance.


    • TB Tension Bridging - The Simpson Strong-Tie tension-type bridging with maximum nailing flexibility is a cost-effective way to provide additional support between floor joists.


    • FGTR Face Mount Girder Tiedowns - This girder tiedown is a high-load girder tiedown for new or retrofit masonry applications. This face-mount girder tiedown is a non-pitch-specific girder tiedown that offers high uplift capacity. The FGTR can be installed in a single application or in pairs.

Don't see the Simpson holdowns & tension ties you're looking for? We have access to the full lineup of Simpson Strong-Tie holdowns & tension ties that are available for special order upon request. Call one of our knowledgeable product specialists at 888-794-1590 for any product or special order questions today!