Galintel adjustable steel posts provide a convenient solution for supporting timber or steel beams in residential building applications, such as in alfresco, balconies or porticos, during frame installation. They are designed innovatively so that the steel posts are conveniently adjustable to the accurate height, making the process quick and effortless for trades on the building site.
Each Galintel adjustable builder’s post comes with:
- Bottom Post and Base Plate
- Top Post with choice of any one top connection plate
- Screw pack
Benefits of Galintel Adjustable Steel Posts
- Superior performance
- Superior longevity and durability
- Simple design
- Easy to install
- Easy transportation, storage, and handling
In addition to these benefits, here are six reasons to choose Galintel Adjustable Post Supports for your residential project.
1. Height Adjustable
Galintel adjustable steel posts are fully adjustable and can be adjusted from a range of 1800mm to 3200mm and secured with tek screws supplied. It makes the job easier for the installer to get the right height of the steel post effortlessly while on site.
2. Four Top Connection Choices
Galintel adjustable posts are available with four different top connectors, making them suitable for a range of applications, supporting either timber or steel frames. The four top connectors of Galintel adjustable steel posts are Beam Top, LVL Top, PFC Top and Corner LVL Top, each of which is easily adjustable, depending on your height requirements.
3. Load-Bearing Capability
Galintel adjustable posts have an excellent load carrying capacity. It supports up to 54kN downward loading, supporting a range of applications.
4. Ease of Use
The best thing about Galintel adjustable builder’s post supports is the ease of use. All you need to do is just select the type of top connector you need and set the height. Each adjustable post support comes with standard fixing bolts and high tensile tek-screws to secure the steel post to the connector and hold it in place.
The fixing kit includes:
- 20 × 12g 500 series, 38mm long galvanised tek screws
- 2 each × M12 × 96mm gal bolts, nuts, and washers
- 2 × M12 × 80 gal sleeve anchor
5. Quick Installation
Our adjustable post supports are easy to install. Just bolt the steel posts to the slab or footing and connect to the supporting timber or steel beam. Then adjust the height of the steel post accordingly and finish by setting it to the position by drilling with the screws provided.
6. Fully Compliant
Galintel adjustable steel house posts are fully compliant with the relevant Australian standards AS/NZS 4680:2006. Made from high-quality steel, our steel posts are fully hot dip galvanised and tested, ensuring our steel posts are structurally robust, functional, and highly reliable. They also come with an R3 durability rating and offer high resistance to rust and corrosion.