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CSA - A370-94

Connectors for Masonry

inactive
Organization: CSA
Publication Date: 1 February 1994
Status: inactive
Page Count: 68
scope:

Connectors Included

This Standard applies to the following types of masonry connectors:

(a) ties used to interconnect the wythes of a wall;

(b) ties used to attach masonry veneer to its structural backing;

(c) anchors used to connect masonry walls to intersecting walls or to other structural members;

(d) anchors used to attach stone to its structural backing or to interconnect stone;

(e) fasteners used to secure masonry ties and anchors to structural elements; and

(f) repair connectors used in the restoration or improvement of existing masonry wall systems.

Connectors Excluded

This Standard does not apply to

(a) connectors for precast concrete;

(b) connectors for prefabricated masonry panels; or

(c) fasteners used to attach equipment or fixtures to buildings.

Loads

Loads acting on connectors shall be determined in accordance with CSA Standard CAN3- S304 or S304.1.

Construction

Installation of masonry connectors shall be in accordance with CSA Standard A371.

Types of Connectors

This Standard recognizes three types of masonry connectors, as follows:

(a) conventional connectors;

(b) nonconventional connectors; and

(c) repair connectors.

Conventional connectors shall comply with the requirements of Clause 9 and all other Clauses of this Standard, except Clauses 1 O and 1 1. Nonconventional connectors shall comply with the requirements of Clause 10 and all other clauses of this Standard, except Clauses 9 and 11. Repair connectors shall comply with the requirements of Clause 11 and all other clauses of this Standard, except Clauses 9 and 10.

Document History

January 1, 2014
Connectors for masonry
Notes: 1) For requirements pertaining to loads acting on connectors, see CSA S304. 2) For requirements pertaining to installation of masonry connectors, see CSA A371. This Standard specifies...
January 1, 2014
Connectors for masonry
Notes: 1) For requirements pertaining to loads acting on connectors, see CSA S304. 2) For requirements pertaining to installation of masonry connectors, see CSA A371. 1.1 This Standard specifies...
March 1, 2004
Connectors for masonry
Notes: (1) For requirements pertaining to loads acting on connectors, see CSA S304.1. (2) For requirements pertaining to installation of masonry connectors, see CSA A371. This Standard specifies...
March 1, 2004
Connectors for masonry
Notes: (1) For requirements pertaining to loads acting on connectors, see CSA S304.1. (2) For requirements pertaining to installation of masonry connectors, see CSA A371. This Standard specifies...
March 1, 2004
Connectors for masonry
Notes: (1) For requirements pertaining to loads acting on connectors, see CSA 5304.1. (2) For requirements pertaining to installation of masonry connectors, see CSA A371. This Standard specifies...
March 1, 2004
Connectors for masonry
Notes: (1) For requirements pertaining to loads acting on connectors, see CSA 5304.1. (2) For requirements pertaining to installation of masonry connectors, see CSA A371. This Standard specifies...
March 1, 2004
Connectors for masonry
Notes: (1) For requirements pertaining to loads acting on connectors, see CSA S304.1. (2) For requirements pertaining to installation of masonry connectors, see CSA A371.  This Standard specifies...
January 1, 2004
Connectors for masonry
Notes: (1) For requirements pertaining to loads acting on connectors, see CSA S304.1. (2) For requirements pertaining to installation of masonry connectors, see CSA A371. This Standard specifies...
A370-94
February 1, 1994
Connectors for Masonry
Connectors Included This Standard applies to the following types of masonry connectors: (a) ties used to interconnect the wythes of a wall; (b) ties used to attach masonry veneer to its structural...
January 1, 1994
Connectors for masonry
Notes: 1) For requirements pertaining to loads acting on connectors, see CSA S304. 2) For requirements pertaining to installation of masonry connectors, see CSA A371. This Standard specifies...
January 1, 1994
Connectors for Masonry
Connectors Included This Standard applies to the following types of masonry connectors: (a) ties used to interconnect the wythes of a wall; (b) ties used to attach masonry veneer to its structural...

References

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