We offer Suspended bases in 5 different lengths and the thickness at the end varies slightly with length. ie the shorter ones are thicker.
The width of all sizes is 1140 mm ( 3 ft 9 in ).
The most common length required is 14 ft 4 inches.
The lengths and the depths available are as follows:-
( 1 ) Length of 4876 mm ( 16 ft ) – thickness at the heel of 180 mm ( 7 in )
( 2 ) Length of 4675 mm ( 15 ft 4 in ) – thickness at the heel of 180 mm ( 7in )
( 3 ) Length of 4370 mm ( 14 ft 4 in ) – thickness at the heel of 180 mm ( 7 in)
( 4 ) Length of 4070 mm ( 13 ft 4 in) – thickness at the heel of 190 mm ( 7 &1/2 in )
( 5 ) Length of 3760 mm ( 12 ft 4 in) – thickness at the heel of 200 mm ( 8 in )
Our bases are reinforced with 16 mm rebar and fibre mesh.
Also if you look at the picture of underneath of the base:- there is a frame structure to the base for added strength.
The maximum thickness of the frame at the centre of the base is 260 mm ( 10 in ). The minimum thickness at the recesses is 100 mm ( 4 in ).
They are Versatile – We incorporate 4 lifting eyes to enable them to be lifted into place easily using either chains or slings.
They have a brush finish.
Vat can be reclaimed.
Finally we mix our own concrete in our specialised plant which leads to a stronger more durable mix. We DON’T USE ready mix in our products.