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					                                                                                                                                   Bridging and Bracing



The Spazzer® 5400 Spacing Bar is a prenotched
bridging and spacing bar engineered
to facilitate the rapid erection of                                                                                           3-1/4"


exterior curtain wall framing.




                                                                                                                                                                     Spazzer® 5400 (SPZS) Spazzer® Snap-In Grommet (SPGR) and Spazzer® Bar Guard™ (SPBG)
                                                                                                         1-5/8"

                                                                                                                                                           50"
■     Fast, easy and efficient.                                                                                            ®
                                                                                                                Spazzer
■     Reduces labor up to 40%.                                                                                 Bar Guard™
■     Eliminates clip angles,
      bridging clips and welding.
■     Prenotched at 12", 16" and 24"                                                  Spazzer®
      intervals, so no layout is needed.                                              Snap-in
                                                                                      Grommet
Dietrich TradeReady® Spazzer® 5400 Spacer Bar is a pre-                                                                                                   Spazzer®
notched, 16-gauge, galvanized steel spacer and bridging bar,                                                                                              5400
engineered to facilitate the rapid erection of exterior curtain-
                                                                                                                                        1-1/4"   1-1/4"
wall framing, load-bearing walls and high interior partitions
constructed of structural studs. Until now, most bridging in
steel studs was accomplished with cold-rolled channel that                                 Installation
required bridging clips or welding. The Spazzer® bridging bar                              Load-Bearing Wall Installation:
is equipped with proprietary pre-punched slots that reduce                                 The TradeReady® Spazzer® 5400 bar is
installation costs and provide excellent torsional and lateral                             passed through the stud knockouts and
stud restraint. The Spazzer® Bar Guard™ retainer clip or the                               rotated 90° into position, engaging each
Spazzer® Snap-In Grommet should be used to secure the                                      side of the knockout. For load-bearing
Spazzer® Bar when used in load-bearing applications.                                       studs, the Spazzer® 5400 Bar Guard™ bar
                                                                                           retainer clip, the Spazzer® Snap-In
Alternative Products                                                                       Grommet or screws are required to keep
U-Channel with EasyClip™ U or B-Series™ Clip Angles,                                       the bar in place. The TradeReady® Spazzer®
Block and Strap                                                                            5400 bar should be installed at a maximum
                                                                                           4' O.C. vertically or per specifications. The
Product Dimensions                                                                         TradeReady® Spazzer® bar should not be
1-1/4" x 1-1/4" x 50" (31.8mm x 31.8mm x 1270mm)
                                                                                           used in studs over 8" wide.*
Material Specifications                                                                    Nonload-Bearing Wall Installation:
Gauge: 16 gauge (54 mils)                                                                  The TradeReady® Spazzer® 5400 bar is
Design Thickness: 0.0566 inches (1.438mm)                                                  passed through the stud knockouts and
Coating: G60 (Z180) hot-dipped galvanized or equivalent                                    rotated 90° into position, engaging each
corrosion resistance.                                                                      side of the knockout. For 20-gauge studs,
Yield Strength: 50 ksi (340 MPa)                                                           the Spazzer® 5400 Bar Guard™ bar retainer
ASTM: A 653/A 653M                                                                         clip, the Spazzer® Snap-In Grommet or
                                                                                           screws are required to keep the bar in
Spazzer® Bar Guard™ and Spazzer® Snap-In Grommet
                                                                                           place. The TradeReady® Spazzer® 5400 bar
   DMF                        Size                    Weight/Piece        Packaging
  Product                                                                   Pcs/
                                                                                           should be installed at maximum 5' O.C.
                    Inches             mm             lbs         kg                       vertically or per specification, and should
   Code                                                                      Box
    SPBG        3-1/4 x 1-5/8 82.6 x 41.3            0.04       0.02          100          not be used in studs over 8" wide.*
    SPGR          1-1/2 x 4   38.1 x 101.6           0.06       0.03          100          U.S. Patent No. 6, 708, 460 and
                                                                                           other Patents Pending
Spazzer® 5400
 DMF                     Thickness                                            Size                           Weight/Piece         Packaging
Product Gauge           Mils Design Thickness                                                                                     Pcs/ Pcs/
                                                               Inches                       mm                 lbs       kg
 Code                         Inches    mm                                                                                       Bundle Skid
  SPZS         16        54     0.0566       1.438 1-1/4 x 1-1/4 x 50 31.8 x 31.8 x 1270 2.060 0.932                                   NA    680
*When bridging 8" wall studs the allowable moment capacity calculated in accordance with Section C3.1.2.1 of the North American Specification for
the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members should be factored by 0.9 for U-Channel, and 0.8 for Spazzer 5400. Contact Dietrich Design
Group at 1-800-873-2443 for additional clarification if needed.

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