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Simpson ABA46Z 4x6 Adjustable Post Base - Zmax Finish

Simpson ABA46Z 4x6 Adjustable Post Base - Zmax Finish

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Description:

The Simpson ABA46Z 4x6 Adjustable Post Base - Zmax Finish is designed to securely attach wood posts to existing concrete, making it an essential component for your construction projects. This versatile post base is ideal for various applications and provides a moderate amount of uplift load capacity, making it a good option for most jobs. Its built-in 1-inch standoff design helps prevent rot at the end of the post, ensuring durability and longevity.

One of the standout features of the ABA Adjustable Post Base is its slotted anchor hole, which allows for precise post placement, making installation more manageable. The post base can be attached using nails or Strong-Drive® SD Connector screws, providing flexibility and ease of use.

This product is intended for use with 4x6 lumber but is also available in other sizes, including double 2x, 4x4, 4x6, and 6x6, for both nominal and rough-cut lumber.

Features:

  • Load Capacity: Engineered to withstand high uplift loads, making it ideal for longterm performance.
  • Versatile Application: Intended for use with 4x6 lumber with a slotted base for adjustable installation.
  • Enhanced Durability: The 1-inch standoff design meets code requirements and helps prevent post rot.
  • Light Corrosion Resistance: Proprietary ZMAX coating applied to the product provides protection against corrosion in most environments.

California Residents: WARNING

Specifications:

Material: Steel
Post Size: 4x6
Fasteners required: - (8) 0.162 x 3-1/2" Nails - (1) 5/8" Concrete Anchor
Finish: ZMAX
Manufacturer name: Simpson Strong-Tie
For Treated Lumber: Yes
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Features

-The slot in the base enables flexible positioning around the anchor bolt, making precise post placement easier
-The 1" standoff helps prevent rot at the end of the post and meets code requirements for structural posts installed in basements or exposed to weather or water splash

Installation

-Place the ABA Adjustable Post Base on the existing concrete surface.
-Insert the anchor bolt through the slotted hole in the base.
-Place the cut washer(s) and nut(s) on the anchor bolt(s).
-Make any necessary adjustments to ensure the post is correctly aligned.
-Tighten the nut securely on the anchor bolt to fix the base in place.
-Position the wooden post in the ABA Adjustable Post Base.
-Fasten the post to the base using nails or Strong-Drive® SD Connector screws.
-Ensure all specified fasteners are used for a secure installation.

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× WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects and other reproductive harm. For more information visit: www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

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