Strong-Tie Post Supports

Balustrading

Key Features

  • Genuine Simpson Strong-Tie
  • Keeps post bases away from ground
  • Three elevated post supports in stock
  • PPA100 is a fixed post base
  • APB100 is an adjustable post base
  • PPRC remains adjustable once installed
  • Other supports to special order
  • Height adjustable models for easier install
  • Fix to concrete pads for optimum results

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01803 813 803

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Product Details

We are often asked for “Metpost” supports for fencing and decking applications.  Well, we carry a comprehensive range of hot-dip galvanised and electro-galvanised post supports for decking, fencing and construction projects

These Simpson Strong-Tie PPA100 post bases are versatile and are commonly used in structural applications.

This pre-galvanised mild steel post base is suitable for post sizes from 100mm x 100mm up to and including 150mm x 150mm.  It can be used with solid or glulam timbers to help keep wooden posts out of water and damp areas – typical uses include garage car ports, decking balconies, verandas and garden pergolas.

Fix to solid concrete foundations with 12mm concrete screw/mechanical anchor and fix to the post using M10 coach screws.  Steel used is 4mm thick and for the technically minded the download capability is 45 kN


The Simpson Strong-Tie APB100/150 is an adjustable elevated post base.  This construction product features a post mounting plate on a threaded screw which allows it to be adjusted to a specific standoff height ranging from 100mm to a maximum of 150mm

This pre-galvanised mild steel post base is suitable for post sizes from 100 x 100mm to 200 x 200mm.  It can be used with solid or glulam timbers by keeping posts out of water and damp areas, for timber frame structures, car ports and garden pergolas.
Simpson Strong-Tie recommend the products is fixed to concrete foundations with a concrete fixing, e.g. 12mm Thunderbolts and fixing the post to the base using M10 coach screws.


The Simpson Strong-Tie PBH120 is available only to special order.  This construction product features a post mounting plate on a threaded screw which allows it to be adjusted to a specific standoff height ranging from 100mm to a maximum of 150mm

This heavy duty post base is made using hot-dip galvanised mild steel for a more durable corrosion free finish.  It is suitable for post sizes from 120mm x 120mm to 200mm x 200mm.  The product is intended for high-end applications.

Buy Post Supports Online

At Southern Timber we keep a comprehensive range of different Post Supports, post anchors and post spikes. We offer next day delivery in Devon and Cornwall but we can also offer an inexpensive Courier service for this type of product throughout Mainland UK. 

Delivery details

Eligible for next day delivery

We offer next day delivery, when required, for our normal delivery days (Monday to Friday) and areas. Customers are requested to phone in before 12.00pm on the day prior to delivery with their complete product listing, delivery address and payment details.