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Craftsman Columns | Specifications

Craftsman Columns

Specifications

   
  Economy Box Column
(with post)
Premium Box Column Raised Panel Premium Box Column Plain Tapered Box Column
PVC shaft thickness 3/8" 5/8" 5/8" 5/8"
Cap, base and squaring
block thickness
5/8" 5/8" 5/8" 5/8"
Shaft length Same as nominal size Same as nominal size Same as nominal size Same as nominal size
Shaft width (outside) 1/8" less than nominal 1/8" less than nominal 1/8" less than nominal 1/8" less than nominal
Shaft width (inside) 2-1/2" less than nominal 1-1/2" less than nominal 1-1/2" less than nominal 1-1/2" less than nominal
Quick Ship widths 8", 10", 12" 8", 10", 12" 8", 10" 12/8, 16/10, 20/13
Quick Ship heights 8', 9', 10' 8', 9', 10' 9', 10' 4'-6", 5', 6'
Custom non-standard heights and widths available Yes Yes Yes Yes
Contains time-saving internal 4x4 pressure-treated pine post Yes No No No
Shaft thickness supports screws for railing attachment No Yes Yes n/a
Has additional internal blocking for railing attachment Yes User supplied and installed User supplied and installed No
Internal squaring blocks No Yes Yes No
Packaging None Full-length cardboard box Full-length cardboard box Full-length cardboard box
Butt joints on shaft No No No No
Factory mitered joints on shaft Yes Yes Yes Yes
Standard cap 5/8" thick x 7" tall Box Collar Style - Fully Assembled Slider 5/8" thick x 7" tall Box Collar Style - Two-piece Design 5/8" thick x 7" tall Box Collar Style - Two-piece Design Plinth with decorative molding in 2 preassembled "L's"
Standard base 5/8" thick x 9" tall Box Collar Style - Fully Assembled Slider 5/8" thick x 9" tall Box Collar Style - Two-piece design 5/8" thick x 9" tall Box Collar Style - Two-piece design Plinth with decorative molding in 2 preassembled "L's"
Footprint size Nominal size +1.25" Nominal size +1.25" Nominal size +1.25" Nominal size + 3.0"
Other cap/base styles No Yes Yes Yes
Shaft assembly Fully glued and fastened all four mitered sides Two "L's" of fully glued/fastened adjacent sides Two "L's" of fully glued/fastened adjacent sides Two "L's" of fully glued/fastened adjacent sides
Adhesive/caulk No Includes 1 tube of Siroflex Acrylic Urethane Adhesive Caulk Includes 1 tube of Siroflex Acrylic Urethane Adhesive Caulk Includes 1 tube of Siroflex Acrylic Urethane Adhesive Caulk
Limited lifetime warranty on all PVC components Yes Yes Yes Yes