- Tubing: fabricated of type 304 18-gauge (1.24mm) stainless steel. Exposed surfaces polished to a #4 satin-finish.
- Snap Flange Mounting plate is 11-gauge (3mm) type 304 stainless steel, 3" (76mm) in diameter and welded to bar. Snap flange cover plate escutcheon, which is decorative only, is 22-gauge (0.8mm) type 304 stainless steel. Mounting plates and center posts are welded to tubing.
Grab bars have been designed and tested to withstand 1300 lbs. downward pull when properly installed. This exceeds HUD, HEW, FHA, VA, and other Federal, State, and local codes, including the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Dimensions are measured from center-line to center-line of tubing, unless noted on grab bar application by circle dimensions which are from center-line of tubing to wall. Screws (not furnished).