The “one-size-fits-all” Universal Wedge Clamp is designed for 2 in. x 4 in. wood lacing and bracing with a variety of steel post shores, the new aluminum TITAN XL shore and other industry shores. The “U” shaped frame captures the steel shores in a traditional fashion while the curved claw design captures the sides of the aluminum XL shore profile. The UWC weighs 4.0 Ib./1.8 kg and is produced using formed sheet metal.