Optik POD™ Stainless Steel and Glass Railing System

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


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.
  • Optik POD™ handrails meet ADA requirements.

General information


Optik POD™ handrails meet ADA requirements; Designed, engineered and manufactured in accordance with BS 6180, BS 6399 and BS 8300.


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


25 year guarantee.

Uniclass 2015

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L30/55 Proprietary balustrades

L30/560 Proprietary balustrades

Specification data - Balustrade and guarding systems Enhanced data


Toughened glass clear - 12 mm

Toughened glass clear - 19 mm

Toughened glass tinted - 12 mm

Toughened glass tinted - 19 mm





1.4301 (304) grade stainless steel

1.4401 (316) grade stainless steel

1.4404 (316L) grade stainless steel

Solid wood/Stainless steel

Fixing to parent structure

Side mounted to steel or concrete with plate fixing

Top mounted to steel or concrete with plate fixing

Product 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:


- Supports:

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

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