AD brace

Seismic retrofit

Brace which has the excellent workability in structure retrofit.

AD brace is instrumental consists of two pin points at both end, providing reinforcement to buildings. While competitors’ traditional products use H-shaped steel, the AD brace has a superior design that makes it more user-friendly. It is available in a range of materials to suit different buildings and fine-tuning can be undertaken onsite.

Features of AD brace

  1. 1. Acquisition of industry evaluation

    The AD brace’s design and manufacturing have been evaluated by the Center for Better Living, a nonprofit organization (CBL No.SS004-14).

  2. 2. Enabling optimal combination

    By combining 5 types of clevis fasteners and steel tubes, an optimal brace to the building can be made.

  3. 3. Superior design

    Use of steel tubes as a major component means that the AD brace is not overly conspicuous and appears well designed. People won’t get unexpected injury due to the less sharp edges and exposed bolt.

  4. 4. Easy to adjust

    The AD brace is easy to construct. By using turnbuckles, the distance between pins can be adjusted by ±20mm.

  • Case 1 of installation of AD brace
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  • Case 3 of installation of AD brace