Gamma Bracing FAQ

 Gamma Bracing. Protect Your Home

 

1. Does the Gamma withstand multiple wind and/or earthquake traumas?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

2. Will the Gamma keep its integrity after multiple traumas?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

3. Does the Gamma reduce risk for Professionals, Construction teams and Home owners?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

4. Does the Gamma have a high “Ductility” so it can flex without failure?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

5. Can it be fitted at the start of construction and effect immediate bracing? 

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

6. Can Gamma eliminate the majority of temporary bracing?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

7. Is it fast and easy to install (max 10 minutes), onsite or in a frame and truss plant? 

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

8. Does the Gamma come with pre-punched fixing and service holes?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

9. Is it lightweight and of robust construction? (12.5kg) 

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

10. Is it suitable for remedial work on buildings affected by leaky building syndrome?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

11. Can it be installed in wet areas and areas where no linings are installed?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

12. Does the Gamma provide high BU values per metre? (1KN = 20BU’s – up to 150/m) 

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

13. Does the Gamma have a 50 year B2 Durability / Warranty? 

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

14. Is Gamma cost competitive within the total construction costs?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

15. Suitable for standard Timber Frame, either 600 stud or 400/450mm studs?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

16. Will it be compromised by future D I Y building changes to structure?

Highly Unlikely

17. Effective on either Concrete or Timber Bases?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

18. 100% New Zealand made? 

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

19. 100% recyclable so very small environment footprint?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

20. Will it provide Structural Bracing for the life of the Timber Building?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

21. Is it fully compliant with New Zealand Building Codes (NZ3604 2011)? 

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

22. Is it fully acceptable as a Timber bracing solution by ALL Councils & DBH?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

23. Does the Gamma meet the minimum New Zealand Building codes?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you

24. Is Gamma fully tested by SCION (New Zealand Forest Research Laboratories)?

 Yes the Gamma Bracing System can help you