Where would you normally use this stainless steel handrail fitting ?
As part of a horizontal (flat) stainless steel balustrade. The support is placed at the top of a 50.8 x 50.8 square post (1.5mm wall thickness), and allows for round timber handrail or stainless steel tubing to be attached to it.
What size handrail does the round cradle suit ?
The standard cradle is designed to suit either 50.8mm round stainless tube or round timber dowel between 43 and 50mm in diameter.
If you would like a cradle that suits 38.1mm round stainless tube, then please make note of this in the SPECIAL DELIVERY INSTRUCTIONS section of the checkout.
What is it made out of ?
316 grade Stainless Steel in a Mirror finish.
What are the important dimensions ?
This fitting fits into the end of 50.8 x 50.8mm square stainless tube with a 1.5mm wall thickness.
Click on the detailed CAD drawing (above) for all the important dimensions.
Can it be used for exterior application ?
As it is 316 grade Stainless Steel, it is more than suitable for use outside.
How do you fix it to the stainless steel tube ?
For the DIY market you can use a suitable glue (found on our online shop). For the professional fabricator, you can weld and polish to create a seamless finish.