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ABA44RZ Adjustable Post Base Rough
The ABA is designed to attach wooden posts to existing concrete. The built-in 1" standoff of this adjustable post base helps to prevent rot at the end of the post. The ABA has a slotted anchor hole in the base for adjustability and attaches to the post with nails or Strong-Drive SD Connector screws. This versatile post base makes a cost-effective option for securing a post to the foundation.
The slot in the base enables flexibility around the anchor bolt, making precise post placement easier
1" stand-off design meets code requirements for structural posts installed in basements or exposed to weather or water splash
Increased uplift loads for earthquake or wind loading
Material See table
Finish ZMAX; see Corrosion Information
Use all specified fasteners; see General Notes.
See our Anchoring, Fastening and Restoration Systems for Concrete and Masonry catalog for retrofit anchor options, such as Titen HD, Stainless-Steel Titen HD or SET-3G.
Post bases do not provide adequate resistance to prevent members from rotating about the base and therefore are not recommended for non-top-supported installations (such as fences or unbraced carports).
Place the base, cut washer(s) and nut(s) on the anchor bolt(s). Make any necessary adjustments to post placement and tighten the nut securely on the anchor bolt.
Place the post in the ABA and fasten using nails or Strong-Drive SD Connector screws.