Galvanised post bases will also be named supports or shoes. By using post bases you can expect to assist in preventing rot and increase the life of the fence posts. . the post bases allow the posts to be elevated up from the ground, whilst remaining secured tightly to a cement foundation, protecting the wet from the wooden posts.
Our ranges are post bases are created to carry wood posts of any size and all the regular post sizes. The post bases might be permanently fixed straight into concrete in the earth, in a concrete slab, or crafted directly into masonry.
Our galvanised plate post bases are created to be protected from exposure to the elements. By keeping the wooden post higher than ground level out from the moistened areas and permitting the post foot to dry out after precipitation it can help avoid decay and extend the life span in the post.
Our galvanised steel post shoe bases (or cup post bases) are created to be resistant to wet conditions. As with the post bases above, maintaining your timber post higher than ground level assures water will be able to drain out which really helps to minimize rot and decay.
Fix to cement using 2No 100mm x M10 thru-bolts. You could concrete your post bases into your foundations. The wooden post may be fixed to the base with two 40mm x 8mm coach screws when necessary. Fixing kits available see the fixing section.
Cup post bases are actually 60mm deep, 100mm x 100mm x 3mm. The cup is drilled with 2 No 10mm holes. The 93.5mm x 93.5mm x 3mm sole plate having a 12mm drain and 35mm post hole are laser cut to profile. Welded on the base plate and a steel tube, the cup will be secured.
The shoe post is welded to a 150mm x 150mm x 3mm base plate. The completed shoe is hot dip galvanised. This product is designed to be concreted into the ground or fixed to a concrete base. The SWL (Safe Working Load) is determined with a factor of safety of six. For approximate conversion of the SWL in to tonnes / 10.
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