Allows installer to pre-align posts and to preset post height above concrete floors or footings. Eliminates post-to-concrete contact for reduced moisture damage. Nails fasten to posts for carports, decks or porches. EPB is welded and primed. EBG is galvanized for added corrosion resistance. Not recommended for fence posts or unrestrained (not fixed or fastened at top) applications.. Requires (8) 16d nails for EPB4408, (12) 16d nails for EPB6680, (8) 16d HDG nails for EBG44-TZ and EPBH44, (12) 16d HDG nails for EPBH66 . Meets SBCCI, BOCA - NER 505, ICBO 5736, L.A. City RR 25303 and DSA PA-076 codes. For additional information including allowable loads, Please See USP Lumber Connectors charts in the Orgill paper catalog R7 Reference Pages.