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797L Lateral Shear System

A heavy duty expansion joint cover plate system capable of withstanding vehicular traffic and +/- 100% lateral shear movement. The unique crowned profile is designed for increased load resistance and a longer lifecycle.

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Features and benefits

  • Seismic cover plate system designed to meet the needs of structures open to the elements and vehicular loading.
  • Materials handling equipment
  • Forklifts/Scissorlifts/Cherrypickers
  • High frequency (low speed) entry points for vehicular traffic
  • Class 1-4 DOT classified heavy duty vehicles
  • Galvanized A36 steel standard. Stainless Steel and Aluminum options available.
  • Plates are compliant with ADA requirements, and allows for a smooth transition over the joint.
  • Shallow blockout ensures no interference with the rebar / cabling structure.
  • High durometer EPDM pads absorb traffic vibrations and act as a noise dampening device.

Product specification

  • Floor to Floor/ Floor to Wall
  • Movement: +/- 100% lateral shear
  • Joint Width: 6”-24” (150mm-600mm)
  • Optional Vapor Barrier
  • Optional Fire Rated

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