Post Base-diameter: 5/8", screw-hole diameter: 11/64"
Accepts ¼” Diameter Rod
Brass Shelf Rail Corner Posts provide a crisp junction enabling two rods, to be inserted into post, at 90 ° angle. Unfinished - solid brass posts have a natural finish which can be polished or left to age naturally.
Unfinished - solid brass posts have a natural finish which can be polished or left to age naturally. Many customers color the brass to suit their needs. Although we do-not offer this option, if you search online there are various brass coloring techniques and solutions available.
Best and easiest attachment method. Machine screw inserts through hole from underneath mounting surface and screws into bottom of post. Machine screws included. Machine screw is slotted for both a flat-tipped or Philips screw driver.
Drill hole through wood surface, insert screws from underneath of surface, through hole and thread into bottom of post.
When using on stone, such as marble or granite, holes must be predrilled at post locations. To mount insert machine screws though hole, from underside of stone, and screw up into base of post.
Adapter-Screw Attachment Method:
Post screws down from top onto wood surface 3/8". This installation method can be more difficult, requiring extra manipulation of rod and post head when inserting rod. This attachment method cannot be used on stone surfaces.
Install all posts.
Cut and insert rods which fit easily.
Tight fitting rods require extra attention: Cut rod slightly short. Slide rod into post. As rod is slightly short, additional clearance will be achieved when rod is slid into post. This added clearance provides space to insert rod into last post. If necessary: top of post can be slightly turned and rod can be gingerly bent to fit into post.