StrutPost SP155

Glass Balustrade System 

 

The StrutPost SP155 is a base fixed frameless glass balustrade system 

Design

The StrutPost SP155 is a simple and attractive base fixing for 12mm Toughened Safety Glass balustrades. It is only 155mm high and comes with drop on covers to hide the fixings

The StrutPost SP155 is made for base fixing on top of masonry or other solid structures

 

Material & Finish

The StrutPost SP155 is cast from 2205 Duplex Grade Stainless Steel and is very strong and durable.

It is available in satin finish, but can be polished if required.

 

System Setout      

Typical 1000mm high balustrade set outs are;

1000mm maximum between StrutPosts and maximum 200mm overhang

700mm maximum between StrutPosts and maximum 300mm overhang 

 

Note – in very high or above wind zones the set out may alter and specific design is required.

Glazing 

The system is glazed with Metro Performance Glass, as follows

12 mm TempaFloat Toughened Safety Glass

12mm TempaSoak Heat Soaked Toughened Safety Glass

13.5mm SafeLite Toughened Laminated Safety Glass  

 

Testing

The StrutPost SP155 has been tested in NZ to AS/NZS 1170 barrier loadings in accordance with B1/VM1 Amendment 8

Compliance

The system can be used for compliance with NZ Building Code Clause F4 – safety from falling.

The System can be used for residential and commercial Occupancy A, B, E and C3 balustrades, with the fitting set out as per the Producer Statement (PS1), design tables and fixing details.

 

For compliance with the DBH Guidance on Barriers, heat soaked toughened glass is recommended and for barriers over 5m from the floor, an interlinking handrail or toughened laminated safety glass, are recommended. (Refer clause 4.1.4.3)