Pier cap fixing fir setting heavy port cap


Postby bladebod » Fri Jul 29, 2016 6:32 pm

Hi I need advice on setting a heavy port cap in place ie what do I fix it with ?
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Postby welsh brickie » Sat Jul 30, 2016 4:36 pm

I normally drill it and insert some rebar or screw rod and epoxy resin to set it in position, then drill the pillar and bed it into place
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Postby bladebod » Tue Aug 02, 2016 1:16 pm

welsh brickie wrote:I normally drill it and insert some rebar or screw rod and epoxy resin to set it in position, then drill the pillar and bed it into place


Is there an alternative method ? and is there a trade name for the RESIN. If a rod is used does the cap still need to be bedded in mortar ?
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Postby welsh brickie » Wed Aug 03, 2016 4:48 pm

the resin you can buy from screwfix, and yes bed it on sand and cement
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