Residential Code requirement for truss connection

Framing_Code_wall to roof connection - compressedThe 2012 International Residential  Code (R802.11.1.2) requires a connection between roof trusses and the supporting wall assembly. The connection is intended to resist uplift forces as specified on the truss design drawings (802.10.1). There are several products designed to perform this function which include; brackets, ties and lag screws.
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Simpson Strong-Tie
FastenMaster
USP

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