mounting poles on top of concrete

Postby lefty16 » Sat Nov 12, 2011 2:14 am

I'm building a large canopy using bamboo poles to cover my patio area. My question is what is the best way to mount the round poles to the concrete? I want to insure the poles will not wander on the concrete. Is there any fixtures similar to those used with 4x4 posts?
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Simply Build It

Postby welsh brickie » Sat Nov 12, 2011 12:46 pm

you could manufacture or have it manufactured, a square pre holed plate and a steel pole welded to it.Then insert the bamboo into the steel and drill and bolt the bamboo to the steel,the the square plate can be fixed to the concrete.
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