Toe-Nail Connection Design Based on NDS 2005 1

Toe-Nail Connection Design Based on NDS 2005

Definition of toe-nailing: framing nails driven on an angle from opposing sides and through the nailed-through wood framing member into the nailed-to framing member so that the “crossed” opposed toe-nails form both a shear-resistant and a withdrawal-resistant connection between the framing members.