The EPB44 welded base embeds in wet concrete at time of pour and supports a 4 in x 4 in post. This connector was designed to help resist uplift forces.
- Gives the code required 1 in standoff when properly installed
- Extra nail holes may be filled for extra strength
- Post bases do not provide adequate resistance to prevent members from rotating about the base and therefore are not recommended
- Simpson Strong-Tie Gray Paint
- Install with (8) 16d common nails or #10 x 1 1/2 in Strong-Drive SD screws