Specifications include, but are not limited to:
All ground mounted posts and associated hardware shall be dark bronze in color (Sherwin Williams BRZ4 or equal. All ground mounted posts and associated hardware used outside of Research Park area where tube posts are desired shall be galvanized only. 2" x 2" square tube posts powder coated to meet the color specifications for Cummings
Research Park or galvanized. The finish desired will be declared at time of order. The following are minimum standards that tube posts and hardware must meet.
Steel posts shall conform to the standard specifications for Hot-Rolled Carbon Sheet Steel, structural quality ASTM designation A570, Grade 50.
The cross section of the post shall be a square tube formed of 14 or 12-gauge steel, carefully rolled to size and welded in the corner.
The length of the post shall be available in 10 foot, 12 foot and 14 foot lengths, with an allowable tolerance of + or = 1/4".
The furnished members shall be straight and shall have a smooth uniform Finish it shall be possible to telescope consecutive sizes of tubes freely with a minimum amount of play.