The “Universal Connect plate” is ideal for installing posts when the lateral forces to which the fence is subjected are moderate. It enables lateral adjustment of the post on the foundation screw and adjustment of the vertical position.
Therefore, the preferred solution is one that consists of long foundation screws (FS 1000-F or FS 1250 F).
This system requires a bolt-on base to be provided by the customer.
Advantage 1: Wide range of lateral adjustment and easy vertical adjustment.
Advantage 2: Easy assembly and adjustment
This solution is carried out in 5 steps:
1. Making holes in the ground
2. Installing foundation screws
3. Positioning the vertical adjustment system
4. Connecting the plate & the metal base
5. Fastening the post
It is essential to first make a hole in the ground as this ensures that the screw will penetrate well into the soil.
Lubrication helps to position the foundation screw.
Our portable electric machines, in combination with a laser transmitter and receiver, are used to install the screws in a level position and do not require any specific actions.
Installing the vertical adjustment system.
“Universal Fix 3D Connect” and fastening the aluminium plate with the aid of the central M16 screw.
The foot of the post is placed on the Universal plate and bolted.
The post and foot assembly are bolted to the Universal plate.
Repeat the different steps for each post.
Follow the tutorial below which gives step-by-step instructions on how to install this solution:
Products associated with this solution
connect plate 240
Connector for post with bolt-on base, ample sideways adjustment, levelling correction and height adjustment.
Foundation screw, length 1,000 mm. With an M16 thread in the centre of the head for attaching connectors.
Foundation screw, length 1,250 mm. With an M16 thread in the centre of the head for attaching connectors.
Foundation screw, length 1,500 mm. With an M16 thread in the centre of the head for attaching connectors.
Foundation screw, length 1,750 mm. With an M16 thread in the centre of the head for attaching connectors.