Limiting Loads and Heights
The below table was submitted to ICC for the C-T studs ICC-ER report update.
Note that the steel design thickness values were 0.0230” and 0.0346”. The 0.0230” thickness is greater than 25-ga (0.0188) but less than 22-ga (0.0283). The 0.0346” is structural 20-ga (0.0346).
Note: Revised ICC Report Pending
For installations requiring compliance with NER506, special order products are required.
Request 20 gauge C-T studs and J-track with design thickness = 0.040 inches.