The VMC Group manufactures a full range of seismic mounts and restraints to control the motion of equipment, piping and ductwork during seismic activity.
Product Description, Applications
VMC SAB Series Single Arm Braces by The VMC Group restrain suspended equipment, piping and ductwork during an earthquake. For use with equipment that does not have an external vibration isolation system, the rigid single arm braces provide the strength necessary to reduce the risk of equipment detachment from the building structure.
SAB-1 is designed for attachment to a hanger, anchored into steel; it is installed at the equipment, pipe or duct and also at the building structure. SAB-2 is designed for attachment to concrete; it is installed at the structure, and SAB-1 is required at the equipment. Suited for non-isolated installations of mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire equipment, applications include: