Katz™ Bridging Bar

Quick, efficient method to ladder frame between parallel joists or trusses

Katz™ bridging bar is specifically manufactured to ladder frame between parallel framing members and provide for the attachment of the top of the interior nonstructural walls when trusses or floor joists run parallel to the walls. Katz blocks are secured to the floor joists or roof trusses with screws or nails.

  • Precut for 16" and 24" O.C. spacing.
  • Coped and prepunched flanges for easy installation.
  • Eliminates wood blocking and labor-intensive notching of metal framing.
  • 5/8" legs


Product code Gauge Mils Design thickness Size (in) Length (in)
KATZ 25 18 0.0188 3-5/8 16