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Pre-engineered, modular glass and stainless steel, post-free balustrade system suitable for interior and exterior applications.

Features and benefits:

  • Comprised of rectangular, elliptical or round Pod’s with 38 or 51 mm top rails in either brushed stainless steel or a selection of hardwoods that can be a natural finish or stained to match other interior wood finishes.
  • Hidden mechanical connections throughout minimize on-site assembly, requiring no welding or gluing and provide security after installation.
  • Bends or mitred joints are factory prepared to tight tolerances ensuring quality of fit and finish.
  • Manufactured from 1.4307 (304L) grade stainless steel for internal use. 1.4404 (316L) grade stainless steel is required for external use.
  • Unobtrusive 'floating glass' appearance; steel fixtures designed to provide a minimalist style.
  • Geometrically coordinated mounting attachments.
  • Designed, engineered and manufactured in accordance with BS 6180, BS 6399 and BS 8300.
  • 25-year guarantee.

Applications:

  • Single or multi-dwelling units.
  • Offices and industrial buildings.
  • Schools.
  • Health care.
  • Assisted living facilities.
  • Public buildings.

Approvals:

Optik POD™ handrails meet ADA requirements.

Standard product features

Finish:

All stainless steel supplied in a brushed (240-grain) satin finish.

Options

Top rail:

- Diameter:

38 mm. Tube wall: 2 mm-thick (stainless steel models only).

- Material:

Wood species:

  • Kiln dried as standard.
  • Other species and finishes available on request (a sample must be submitted for finish required).
  • Wood rail attaches to 13 x 18 mm continuous stainless steel bar at supports and connections.

- End style:

Straight.

- Supports:

  • Type: Elbow.
  • Diameter: 13 mm.
  • Material: Stainless steel.
  • Fastening base: 38 mm rosettes.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
25-25-10/110 Balustrade and guarding system

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Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

HDI Railing Systems

Tel:

+44 7383 436490

Product reference

Optik POD™ Stainless Steel and Glass Railing System

Layout

[ ______ ]

Loading requirement

[0.36 kN/m]
[0.74 kN/m]
[1.5 kN/m]
[3.0 kN/m]

Total height

[ ______ ]

Top rail

 - Material:
[1.4301 (304) grade stainless steel]
-
Standard.
[1.4401 (316) grade stainless steel]
[1.4404 (316L) grade stainless steel]
[Solid wood/ stainless steel]
 

   Wood species:

[Not required]
-
Steel/ stainless steel handrails only.
[Beech]
-
Standard.
[Beech with dark cherry stain]
[Beech with light cherry stain]
[Birch]
-
Standard.
[Birch with light cherry stain]
[Maple]
-
Standard.
[Oak with dark cherry stain]
[Bespoke]
-
Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
 

Infill

 - Type:
[Toughened glass, clear, 12 mm]
[Toughened glass, clear, 19 mm]
[Toughened glass, tinted, 12 mm]
[Toughened glass, tinted, 19 mm]
[Bespoke]
-
Consult manufacturer for options and insert requirements.
 
 - Fixing:
 

   Style:

[Elliptical]
-
63.5 mm width, 127 mm length, 143 mm high elliptical cross-section.
[Round]
-
102 mm diameter, 143 mm high round cross-section.
[Rectangular]
-
63.5 mm width, 102 mm length, 143 mm high rectangular cross-section.
 

   Mounting:

[Side mounted to steel or concrete with plate fixing]
[Top mounted to steel or concrete with plate fixing]
 
 - Stainless steel cap rail:
[Required]
[Not required]
 

Accessories/ Other requirements

[Not required]
[LED lighting inserts]
-
Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.

Manufacturer details

1st Floor West Davidson House,
Forbury Square,
Reading,
Berkshire, RG1 3EU
Tel +44 7383 436490
Fax
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