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Securely fasten the wooden joists, beams, and posts of your backyard structure together with the beautiful look of the Avant Joist Tie from Simpson Strong-Tie. Cast from ZMAX® galvanized and powder-coated 12 gauge steel, the Avant Joist Tie from Simpson Strong-Tie Outdoor Accents delivers both wonderful support and style to your outdoor living space all in one hardware component. Install the Outdoor Accents flat T Strap tie with Outdoor Accents structural screws and decorative hex-head washers (sold separately). Enhance the beauty and strength of your home's backyard pergola or arbor with Simpson Strong-Tie Avant Outdoor Accents.

The Avant Joist Tie Outdoor Accent from Simpson Strong-Tie products are sold individually and are available for either 4 in x 4 in or 6 in x 6 in post sizes. Choose from the deck joist thickness options of 1-1/2 inches, 1-3/4 inches, or 2 inches to complete your outdoor space.

To complete installation of the Avant Side Plates to the Simpson Strong-Tie Base you'll need additional hardware. The Structural Wood Screws and Hex Head Washers will secure the plates and give the finished look of fortified pergola.


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Technical and Installation Notes

Pack Size Each
Material ZMAX® galvanized 12 gauge steel with black powder-coat
Lumber Sizes 4 in x 4 in or 6 in x 6 in
Joist Thickness 1-1/2 in, 1-3/4 in, 2 in
Hardware Needed Structural Wood Screws and Hex Head Washers sold separately
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