Flange: Flanges are fabricated of 3" diameter, 1/2" drawn #11 ga stainless steel with #4 satin finish to match tubing. Flanges are heliarc welded to bar to form a one piece construction. Each flange is secured to concealed mounting plate with four (4) 1/4"-20 stainless steel tamper resistant set screws.
Installation: Before installing grab bars, verify with all state and local codes for requirements on bar diameter and type finish. Recommended mounting heights for grab bars are 33" - 36" centerline above finished floor. All mounting of grab bars when possible should have in wall mounting back plates. Secure mounting plate to wall surface at specified location with proper anchors (snugly) until proper centerline dimension is achieved. Place bar over plates and secure with supplied set screws. (4 per flange).
Note: Handing must be specified when ordering K-style bars.
Standard Lengths ( Other sizes available upon request): 16" x 32"
Strength: Bars with a 1 1/2" offset clearance will support loads in excess of 900lbs when properly installed. Bars with greater offsets will support loads up to 250lbs when properly installed.
Tubing: Fabricated of #18 ga stainless steel with a #4 satin finish. Available in 1 1/4" outside diameter. All bends are formed by an automatic mandrel bending process. All bars maintain a constant 1 1/2" offset.