PPRC

Adjustable Post Base

The PPRC allows the structure to be adjusted after it has been built. Adjust the off the ground height from 100 to 150mm even after the post has been installed.

CE Marking
ETA
Service class 3
Outdoor
Acier électrozingué 12µm

Product Details

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PPRC fixed to rigid support

Features

Material

  • dichromate coated galvanised mild steel.

Benefits

  • PPRC can be adjusted after the installation.
  • Does not require machining.

Application

Suitable On

  • Supporting member: solid wood, glued-laminated wood, concrete.
  • Supported member: solid wood, composite lumber, glued-laminated wood.

Applications

  • Awning posts.
  • Pergola.
  • Veranda.

Technical Data

Dimensions

Product Dimensions

References Product Dimensions [mm] Holes Flange A/B Holes Flange C/D
A B D E F G t Ø12 Slots Ø6x12 Ø12 Slots Ø6x12
PPRC 100 100 130 130 100 - 150 30 5 4 8 4 8

Characteristic capacities- Timber to Concrete

References Number of Fasteners Characteristic capacities - Timber C24 [kN]
On post On concrete R1,k
Qty Type Qty Type
PPRC 4 Ø10 4 Ø10* 51.1 / kmod^0.5

* Refer to the Simpson Strong-Tie anchor product range for suitable anchors. Typical anchor solutions are BOAXII, SET-XP, WA, AT-HP, depending on the concrete type, spacing and edge distances.

Characteristic Capacites - Timber to Concrete

References Fasteners Simplified characteristic capacities - Timber C24 [kN]
On post On concrete R1,k**
Qty Type Qty Type
PPRC 4 Ø10 4 Ø10* 61

* Refer to the Simpson Strong-Tie anchor product range for suitable anchors. Typical anchor solutions are SET-XP and AT-HP, depending on the concrete type, spacing and edge distances.

**The published characteristic capacity is based on medium term load duration and service class 3 according to EC5 (EN 1995). For other load duration and service class, please refer to the ETA to get more accurate capacities.

Installation

Installation

Fixings

On wood post:

  • LAG lag screws 10 x 80 mm.

On concrete:

  • Mechanical anchor: WA M10-78/5 pin.
  • Chemical anchor: AT-HP resin + LMAS M10-120/25 threaded rod.

Installation

  • Fix to the foundation with M10 anchors. fix the post using M10 coach screws.
  • 130 x 130mm plate fixes to the ground.
  • 100 x 100mm plate fasteners to the post. 
  • PPRC can be adjusted with a 30mm wrench after both plates are attached. 
  • not recommended when the top of post/column is not restrained (e.g. fence post).

Certification

European Technical Assessment (ETA)

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