Simpson Strong-Tie CPTZ ZMAX Galvanized Concealed Post Base for 8x8
Model # CPT88Z|Store SKU # 1001400264
The CPTZ post base incorporates a knife plate with a standoff base. It achieves a clean, concealed look while providing a 1 in. standoff height above concrete. The CPTZ is installed with 1/2 in. diameter galvanized pins (supplied).
- The 1 in. standoff height is code-required when supporting permanent structures that are exposed to weather or water splash, or in basements
- The standoff reduces the potential for decay at post or column ends
- The anchorage for the CPTZ can be either cast-in-place or retrofit with adhesive or mechanical anchors
- Nominal post size: 8x8
- Base: 12 ga. knife plate: 10 ga.
- ZMAX galvanization offers extra corrosion resistance for exterior and treated-wood applications