DU Windposts are a heavier duty variant of the U Windpost. Comprised of a ‘back-to-back’ channel section engineered for heavier loading conditions.
DU Windposts are designed to be installed within the cavity and normally span between floor structures. The installation of this product leaves the inner leaf of the cavity totally undisturbed. They are available in shorter lengths for parapets or below windows.
Windposts can be made to order at various sizes on a project basis. The tables shown for the DU Windpost detail typical section sizes to aid design, however, to ensure the most economical section is specified please contact our technical team.
All IG Windposts are supplied with plates or angles for fixing to the structure at top and base. It is important that masonry support Windposts are fully fixed before commencement of the brickwork. Type of connection supplied to suit the requirements of each individual project.
Windposts are designed as a simple support beam. SWLs quoted are assuming adequate base and tip fixing to concrete.
DU Windpost Loading Table
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DU Windposts are designed to be attached to the internal and external leaf with suitable connections and fixings.
Correct installation is essential for the success of your project. An easy-to-use installation guide for Windposts will be available soon.
Should you have any technical questions prior to or during installation, please call
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