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ICC-ES AC13 – Acceptance Criteria for Joist Hangers and Similar Devices


The purpose of this criteria is to establish requirements for ICC-ES recognition of joist hangers, framing anchors, “hurricane ties” and similar devices under the International Building Code (IBC), and the International Residential Code (IRC).


joist hangers; framing anchors; hurricane ties; acceptance criteria; evaluation report; International Code Council Evaluation Service

ICC-ES AC13 Accredited Laboratory

Applied Testing & Geosciences, LLC is accredited for performing inspections and tests using the ICC-ES AC13 acceptance criteria (section 3.0).

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