Where would you normally use this stainless steel handrail fitting ?
As part of a handrail on a staircase when needing to change from the horizontal plane to a 35 degree incline or vice versa (most stairs are pitched at 35 to 37 degrees).
It can also be used with both 50.8mm plain round tube and 50.8mm slotted round tube (for glass).
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 50.8mm diameter round stainless tube with a wall thickness of 1.6mm
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 with a Mirror finish, 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.
How should you finish it ?
If you are happy with a Mirror finish, then the product does not need to be touched up in any way.
If though you would like a Satin finish, try using our non-woven web pad that will allow you to fairly easily remove the current high polished finish that it has.