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Application

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

Description

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

Features and benefits:

  • Comprised of 49 mm diameter posts 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, or 1.4404 (316L) grade stainless steel for external use.
  • Components are interchangeable with all HDI systems.
  • Top rails and infill options are available either in-line with posts or offset to the side of posts.
  • Designed, engineered and manufactured in accordance with BS 6180, BS 6399 and BS 8300.
  • Quick, efficient installation.
  • 25-year guarantee.

Applications:

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

Approvals:

CIRCUM™ handrails meet ADA requirements.

General information
Finish

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

Uniclass 2015 Balustrade and guarding systems (Ss_25_15_60_05)
Specification data
Product Reference

CIRCUM™ Round Post Railing System

Layout

Insert details, drawing reference number or similar.

Loading requirement

0.36 kN/m

0.74 kN/m

1.5 kN/m

3.0 kN/m

Top rail -
Diameter

38 mm

Standard.

51 mm

Material

1.4307 (304L) grade stainless steel

Standard for internal use.

1.4404 (316L) grade stainless steel

Standard for external use.

Solid wood/ stainless steel

Wood species

Not required

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.

End style

Curved wall return

Straight

Supports -
Type

Not required

Elbow

Straight

Diameter

13 mm

Material

Not required

Steel/ stainless steel handrails only.

1.4307 (304L) grade stainless steel

Standard for internal use.

1.4404 (316L) grade stainless steel

Standard for external use.

Fastening base

80 mm diameter stainless steel rosette

Infill -
Type

CIRCUM™ cable infill

Glass panel, fully tempered

Resin panel

Interior only; consult manufacturer for colour and finish options and insert requirements.

Stainless steel infill rods, 10 mm

Insert number of rows (maximum: 9; minimum 3).

Stainless steel infill rods, 16 mm

Insert number of rows (maximum: 9; minimum 3).

Stainless steel panel, perforated

Stainless steel picket

16 mm horizontal tubes, 10 mm vertical rods.

Stainless steel grade

Not required

Glass panel only.

1.4307 (304L) grade stainless steel

Standard.

1.4401 (316) grade stainless steel

1.4404 (316L) grade stainless steel

Not CIRCUM™ cable infill.

Glazing

Not required

All stainless steel infills.

Toughened glass, clear, 10 mm

Toughened glass, clear, 12 mm

Toughened glass, tinted, 10 mm

Toughened glass, tinted, 12 mm

Bespoke

Consult manufacturer for options and insert requirements.

Configuration

In-line with post centres

Not Stainless steel infill rods or pickets.

Offset to side of posts

Not CIRCUM™ cable infill.

Post -
Diameter

49 mm

Material

1.4307 (304L) grade stainless steel

Standard for internal use.

1.4404 (316L) grade stainless steel

Standard for external use.

Fixing

Core mounted spigot fixing with cover plate

Side mounted to steel or concrete with plate fixing

Top mounted to steel or concrete with plate fixing

Top mounted to steel with welded fixing

Accessories/ Other requirements

Not required

LED lighting inserts

Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.

Standard product features

Finish:

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

Product Options

Top rail:

- Dimensions:

  • Tube wall: 2 mm-thick (steel/ stainless steel models only).
  • Handrails may be curved to meet stair conditions.

- 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 9 x 13 x 203 mm stainless steel bar at supports and connections.

Infill:

- Type:

Bespoke materials, patterns and perforations are available; consult manufacturer for details.

  • CIRCUM™ cable infill: 4 mm diameter 1.4401 (316) grade stainless steel 6x7 stranded cable.
  • Resin: A blend of polyester resin for interior applications.
  • Stainless steel panel, perforated: Rectangular frame 13 x 38 mm; brushed finish; 2 mm-thick panel, 10 mm squares on 13 mm centres; polished longitudinally to mitre cuts.
  • Stainless steel infill rods: Attached to post with stainless steel clamping fixture.
  • Stainless steel picket: Horizontal supports: 16 mm diameter connected to 10 mm vertical rods; Attached to post with stainless steel clamping fixture; Gaps between pickets and adjacent posts to be equalized depending on rail length and site conditions.

Post:

- Spacing:

Maximum post spacing: 1300 mm.

- Fixing:

  • Core mounted spigot fixing with cover plate: Post extends into hole in the concrete structure. Concrete minimum: Thickness 152 mm; 3000 psi; edge distance 79 mm.
  • Side/ top mounted to steel or concrete with plate fixing: Recommend fastening material: Chemical or mechanical anchor 13 mm wood lag or through-bolt.
  • Top mounted to steel with welded fixing: Welded fastener to be installed by factory approved welder. Post secured to base with set screws.