ARCO metal wall trusses are a prefabricated reinforcement especially designed for embedment in the horizontal mortar joints of masonry. They consist of two or more parallel longitudinal rods weld-connected to a continues diagonally oriented cross rod which film a truss design.
We at ARCO metal follow your specification and requirements during manufacturing process.
We manufacture our ties and trusses Galvanized steel or stainless steel as per your specs.
Beam and column anchors standard in w ,3/16 and 1/4″ thickness by 1″ or 1.25″ widths
Truss basic uses:
Truss reinforcements is used in a number of applications to improve the performance of masonry walls.
To control shrinkage cracking
To provide principle horizontal reinforcements in engineered masonry walls
To bond masonry Wyeth’s together in composite and cavity walls.
To reinforced stack bond masonry
To bond interesting walls.