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Ericsson Mfg. Ltd. is the leading manufacturer of
concrete bases for sign posts, located in lowermainland BC, Canada
Ericsson Mfg. Ltd., the proven product on the Recognized Product List for the BC Ministry of Transportation and Highways, Report 350, Federal Highways, CALTRAN and WSDOT approvals included.
Proposed for a 2 -3/8" O.D. circular post.
1/2" by 3/4" stainless steel set screw included.
Proposed for a 2" square tube post.
5 mm (3/16") thick wall, drill hole for 3/8" bolt or rivet.
Proposed for a 1 -3/4" square tube post.
Double sleeved telespar wall, drill hole for 3/8" bolt or rivet.
Concrete bases come with a standard break -away sleeve of 6" thereafter a well through the concrete base. Bases are also available with a full length sleeve --recommended when installation of the sign post does not go the length of the concrete base.
Proposed for a 2 3/8" O.D. circular. 1/2" by 3/4" stainless steel set screw included. Proposed for a 1 3/4" square tube post. Double sleeved telespar wall, drill hole for 3/8" bolt or rivet. The bases are available in 40 kg and 96 kg. Both sizes are 19" square at the bottom. The 40 kg has a height of 6". The 96 kg a height of 9".
Concrete ring reinforced with 2 rebar rings, approx. weight 25 kg (55 lbs). Size being 18 1/8" I.D., 3" thick.
Sidewalk sleeve proposed for 2 3/8" O.D. circular pipe post 1/2" by 3/4" stainless steel set screw included. Available in 12" or 18" lengths. Square tube variety available as well.
Concrete base with extended sleeve was designed for the use with paver stones. The extended sleeve allows for space for the installation of pavers without hindering the use of the break-away sleeve. The sleeve extends approx. 5 1/2" above the concrete. Available for use with the pipe sign post, weight 32 kg and 24 kg.
These concrete bases are ideal for wood fences. They are available for 3 1/2" sq wood post or 4" sq wood post. There is no more waiting on ready set to harden, just dig your hole, drop your base in and install the wood post with two 3/8' nut and bolt.
Notice how the wood post is elevated off the concrete base by 1/8"to 1/4". This prevents the wood post from drawing any moisture from the base which ultimately adds longevity to the wood post. These bases are available in 46 kg weight and dimensions.
This new base is used for Cable Barriers. It is a precast base at 211 kg (465 lbs). The base is 11" square at the top, 13" square at the bottom and 39" height. The steel insert is provided by the customer and is elevated 3/4" above the concrete to accommodate a drill hole for 3/8" bolt/pin for lifting purposes.Learn More
Please contact Ericsson Mfg. Ltd for current pricing. Prices are based on min. order of 12 pcs. Cable Barrier Bases are stacked 6 pcs standing on a skid.Learn More
Weight Length Top Sq. Bottom Sq. Common Applic.
24 kg (53 lbs) L=12" 6" sq. 8"sq. asphalted islands **
37 kg (81 lbs) L=18" 6" sq. 9"sq. standard city base
46 kg (101 lbs) L=20" 6" sq. 10"sq. hwy/urban cities base
85 kg (185 lbs) L=23" 8" sq. 12" sq. hwy/urban cities base
175kg (385 lbs) L=24" 11"sq. 17" sq. wind/snow loads
295kg (650 lbs) L=24" 12"sq. 24"sq. wind/snow loads
395kg (869 lbs) L=29" 12" sq. 24" sq. cantilever signs
** for use in applications with low lying obstructures limiting the depth for burial - note this base intended for use with concrete patch -to secure the base.
The diagrams depicted are recommended for use in installation of the concrete bases. Ericsson Mfg. Ltd. does not produce the lifting tools but scrap sign post can often be used to create a version of the diagram.
The lifting tool center piece (3 ft in length) made from standard sign post material.
The handle (1 ft length) can be made from angle iron, flat bar, or a square tube piece. For use with the freestanding base, it is recommended the top cross bar material be 3 ft to accommodate the 19" width of the freestanding base. This will allow one person to walk easily on each side of the freestanding base.Tighten set screw or 3/8" bolt to secure tool to the concrete base when lowering into pre-dug hole.
The handle (1 ft length) can be made from angle iron, flat bar, or a square tube piece. For use with the freestanding base, it is recommended the top cross bar material be 3 ft to accommodate the 19" width of the freestanding base. This will allow one person to walk easily on each side of the freestanding base.
Tighten set screw or 3/8" bolt to secure tool to the concrete base when lowering into pre-dug hole.
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Ericsson Mfg. Ltd. is located in the heart of Port Coquitlam, BC.
Our mailing address is:3521 Pearkes Pl.
Office: 604 209-4180
For our shop address, please contact our office.