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Stainless steel, self-adjusting girder clamp used to quickly connect steel beams with flat or tapered flanges and resist moderate tensile loading. Provides excellent corrosion resistance.
The Type LS girder clamp is used to achieve a fast connection between two steel beams or other steel sections where moderate load capacities are present. Manufactured from high strength cast stainless steel grade 316 to provide excellent corrosion resistance. The clamp also self-adjusts to suit flange thicknesses between 1⁄8" and 13⁄16". Suitable for use on parallel and tapered flanges up to 10°.
Features & Benefits
Packing pieces are available to increase the clamping range. Download datasheet for further information.
Location & End Plates
Location plates are required when securing two sections together with clamps attached to the upper and lower sections with both clamps directly opposing each other. The plate is positioned between the two sections to hold the bolts at the correct centers and should be fabricated to the dimensions shown in the datasheet.
End Plates should be used when clamps are attached to the supporting section only. The End Plate holds the bolts at the correct centers and should be fabricated to the dimensions shown in the datasheet.
Durability and corrosion protection:
|Corrosivity Class||Stainless Steel|
|C1||More than 50 years|
|C2||More than 50 years|
|C3||More than 50 years|
For C4 and C5 corrosion categories contact us.
|Safe Working Loads||Dimensions|
|Product Code||Bolt A4-70 Z||Tensile / 1 Bolt (FOS 5:1)||Slip1) / 2 Bolts (FOS 2:1)||Tightening Torque*||Clamping Range V||Y||X||T||Width|
|LLS037||M10||3.0||1.5||40||3 - 15||17 - 19||18 - 24||16 - 21||38|
|LLS050||M12||7.0||2.0||80||3 - 20||16 - 22||18 - 29||17 - 23||40|
|LLS062||M16||10.0||3.0||200||3 - 25||22 - 25||27 - 37||20 - 28||55|
|LLS075||M20||18.0||5.0||400||3 - 30||24 - 31||25 - 42||23 - 32||60|
1) Slip resistant values calculated against movement exceeding 0.1mm.
* Torque figures based on bolts / setscrews in an unlubricated condition.
For Characteristic Resistances when designing a connection to Eurocode 3, please refer to DoP No.008
|Safe Working Loads||Dimensions|
|Product Code||Bolt A4-70 Z||Tensile Resistance / 1 Bolt (FOS 5:1)||Slip Resistance1) / 2 Bolts (FOS 2:1)||Tightening Torque*||Clamping Range2) V||Y||X||T||Width|
|LLS037||3⁄8"||675||337||30||1⁄8" - 9⁄16"||5⁄8" - 3⁄4"||11⁄16" - 15⁄16"||5⁄8" - 13⁄16"||11⁄2"|
|LLS050||1⁄2"||1574||450||60||1⁄8" - 13⁄16"||5⁄8" - 7⁄8"||11⁄16" - 11⁄8"||5⁄8" - 7⁄8"||19⁄16"|
|LLS062||5⁄8"||2248||675||148||1⁄8" - 1"||7⁄8" - 1"||11⁄16" - 17⁄16"||3⁄4" - 11⁄8"||23⁄16"|
|LLS075||3⁄4"||4047||1124||295||1⁄8" - 13⁄16"||15⁄16" - 11⁄4"||1" - 15⁄8"||7⁄8" - 11⁄4"||23⁄8"|
1) Slip resistant values calculated against movement exceeding 0.004" / 0.1mm.
2) Packing pieces are available for thicker flanges.
* Torque figures based on fasteners in an unlubricated condition.
Faster to Install
No drilling or welding!
Reasons to choose Lindapter
Save time and money
Clamping two steel sections together avoids time-consuming welding or conventional drilling and bolting.
Drilling and welding in the field is avoided, removing the need for hot work permits and encouraging safer site conditions.
Lindapter clamps are manufactured from high strength materials to resist high load requirements and harsh environments.
Industry leading approvals
Lindapter has earned a reputation synonymous with safety and reliability, gaining multiple independent approvals.
Quickly align steel sections by sliding the section into the correct position before tightening the Girder Clamp to complete the installation.
Free connection detailing
Lindapter’s experienced Engineers can detail a custom connection based on your specific requirements free of charge.