Various photographs of metal connector plates used in the manufacturing of metal plate connected wood truss construction. Some of the metal connecrtor plates offerd by the curretn Truss Plate Institute (TPI) plate manufacturer members are shown as well as some old vintage metal connector plates.
The Truss Plate Institute (TPI) has been serving the truss industry since 1961. The TPI's mission is "....to maintain the truss industry on a sound engineering basis...". We accomplish the mission by providing
- Third Party In-Plant Quality Assurance (IAS Accredited)
- Bracing, Handling, & Safety Guidelines &
- Design & Quality Standards & Publications. (ANSI Standards Developer)
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