Rib-Bak U-Channel Sign Posts are 25% stronger than other U-channel posts. These posts come in 5 popular lengths and in two type of finishes (green and galvanized). Green u-channels have a powder coated finish and galvanized are hot dipped. Both coating protect from rusting. These posts are 2 lbs per foot and ship from stock.
Manufactured from 100% steel and engineered with a patented, ribbed-back design that allows sign-mounting on front and back of post. Rib-Bak® high-carbon billet sign posts are as much as 25% stronger than other U-channel posts. Posts are bundled 50 to a pack, but can be ordered in any quantity. Post can be installed using conventional tools. These posts are 2 lbs per foot and additional weights and lengths are available upon request. Pre-punched holes are included from top to bottom. Proudly made in the USA.
Rib-Bak U-Channels uses U.S. new-billet steel comprised from recycled rail steel properties which creates yields a u-channel has a 25% strong tensile strength to support signage mounting. The Rib-Bak u-channel posts has a patented, ribbed back design that allows for easier sign mounting on the front and back of the posts.
Available in 5 standard sign lengths; 6', 7', 8', 10' and 12'. All posts ordered in bundle quantities or over 8' in length must ship on a truck and cannot ship small parcel.
Comparing sign posts:
|RIB-BAK U-Channel||Other U-Channels|
|U.S. New-billet Steel||Foreign Rail Steel|
|Consistent and Strong||
Inconsistent and Weak; 25% Less
Supports Signage on Back of Post
|Yes||No- Signs Wobble on a Rounded Surface|
|80-100 KSI||60-80 KSI|
|Exceeds Requirements||Meets Requirements|
|Description||Smooth Glossy Polyester Powder Coat|
|Gloss||ASTM D523 75-85%|
|Pencil Hardness||ASTM D3363 H-2H|
|Flexibility||ASTM D522 1/8th Inch|
|Adhesion||ASTM D3359 5B|
|Direct Impact||ASTM D2794 160 in./lbs. @ 2.0mils|
|Reverse Impact||ASTM D2794 160 in./lbs. @ 2.0mils|
Additional Product Specifications:
|6' posts||Recycled Steel||12 lbs|
|7' posts||Recycled Steel||14 lbs|
|8' posts||Recycled Steel||16 lbs|
|10' posts||Recycled Steel||20 lbs|
|12' posts||Recycled Steel||24 lbs|
|Specifications Shared by Each Product SKU|