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Simpson Strong-Tie DSC5R Drag Strut Connectors
Price: $78.61...Strut with Screws

The DSC5R-SDS3 Right Drag-Strut Connector transfers the diaphragm shear forces from the girder truss or beam to the shearwalls. It is quickly installed using 3" SDS screws that are included with the connector. The DSC5R-SDS3 drag strut connectors requires 40% less fasteners than the DSC4R connector but gets 12% higher loads.

  • Material: 3 gauge
  • Finish: Simpson Strong-Tie Gray Paint-Level of Corrosion Resistance: Low
  • Dimensions: 21" (Length) x 3" (Flanges)
  • Included Fasteners: (24) SDS 1/4" x 3"

Please Note: If there are any items on the Simpson website that you do not see on the DHC Supplies website we will gladly special order them. Most special order Simpson items ship the same or next business day. Call us at 800-323-2999 for pricing and availability.
Explanation of Product Availability Terms

  • Stock Item: This is a product we normally have available for immediate shipment. If we are out of stock or do not have enough to complete your order we will notify you by phone or email as soon as possible. If you need to know if we have it in stock before you place the order please call 800-323-2999 Monday through Friday 7:00AM - 4:30PM.

  • Ships Direct: This product ships direct from the manufacturer usually on the same or next business day.

  • Special Order: This product has to be special ordered into our store and then shipped to the customer. This can take form 1-6 working days depending on the item and manufacturer.

  • Out of Stock: This product is out of stock and will be replaced in the future.  Depending on the vendor we can sometimes have a product that is out of stock drop shipped direct to you. Please call 800-323-2999 if you have any questions.

  • Discontinued: These are products we are no longer stocking.  However they may be available as a special order.  Please call 800-323-2999 if you have any questions.

Please Note:  If we can drop ship an order and save shipping charges we will notify you and then pass the savings on to you.

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Facilities Supervisor - by Jonathan Foley
Great service. Reduced pricing for my order without me asking for it. They work to make sure their customers get the best price possible. 06/29/16
Great customer service - by Satisfied customer
Helped confirm product dimensions, even though order quantity was small. Competitive pricing. 06/28/16
Owner/Builder - by Woody
Fast, polite and helpful. I placed an order over the phone and my sales person was very polite and had my order expedited so quickly that i had it on my doorstep in 2 days. 06/28/16
great prices and excellent service - by Tony in Maine
Needed a lot of simpson wedge ties for a foundation. Price was great and Dan was really helpful getting them shipped arrived in Maine in a couple days. Really pleased. 6/21/16
Great Company - by Doc
This was my first order form this company. After researching the items I needed, I found DHC to have the best prices. Shipping was very reasonable and fast. I will be ordering from DHC again. 06/19/16