For light-duty post-to-beam connections. Quick and easy installation on decks, carports and other projects. One piece, designed to work with single, solid sawn beams, but can be used with build-up beams made of 2x lumber and shims fastened together to actas a unit. Requires 16d HDG nails for installation. Meets ICC-ES ESR-1280, FL11664, L.A. City RR25749 and Dade County, FL 07-0306.06 codes. For additional information including allowable loads and number of fasteners, Please See USP Lumber Connectors charts in the Orgill paper catalog R7 Reference Pages. 18 GAUGE.