Framing anchor | Article about framing anchor by The Free Dictionary
framing anchor[′frām·iŋ ‚aŋk·ər]
A metal device for joining elements such as studs, joists, and rafters in light wood-frame construction.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
A metal device used in light wood-frame construction for joining studs, joists, rafters, etc.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Screw L-shaped framing anchor
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does the best job.
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