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18" Wall Brackets - K Type

18" Wall Brackets (K Type)

11E_WB18K
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RRP: 15.95
Price: 11.95 (ex VAT)
(14.70 Incl. VAT) You save: €4.00 (25%)
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DESCRIPTION of an 18 inch K Bracket

  • Galvanised 18 inch K Bracket
  • Manufactured from 40mm angular steel
  • Max pole diameter: up to 50mm
  • Maximum offset from Wall: 38cm
  • Does NOT include U-Bolt
  • Mount using:
    • Coach bolt and plugs for light loads (qty: 3)
    • 10mm Loose Anchor bolts for Heavy loads (qty: 3)
  • NOTE: Need 2 * K brackets to mount a pole

USES of an 18 inch K Bracket

  • Normally used on a gable wall for a pole to mount:
    • Aerials
    • Satellite dishes
    • Satellite dish and an Aerial on a single pole
    • Broadband antennas
  • Used instead of a chimney bracket on a chimney with wide reveals

ADVANTAGES of an 18 inch K Bracket

  • Less expensive than the 24 inch K bracket
  • More robust than a standard 18 inch TK bracket set
  • Most popular bracket as suits the soffet on 85% of houses
  • Easier and safer to mount than a Chimney bracket
  • Gives a more robust mount than a Chimney bracket - especially important for satellite dishes
  • Robust and strong - hassle free and safe once correctly installed

DISADVANTAGES of an 18 inch Bracket K

  • The soffets some houses (15%) require a 24 inch Bracket
  • More expensive than a chimney bracket or 18 inch TK Bracket set
  • Requires a drill and mounting bolts unlike a chimney bracket

Tools needed

  • A ladder
  • SDS cordless drill
  • Short 8mm, 16mm drill bits
  • Ratchet with 13 & 17 mm long neck sockets
  • Snips
  • Safety equipment (harness, safety mat etc)

Equipment needed

  • T&K wall bracket set - (choice of 12, 18 or 24 sets with 18 being most popular)
  • Pole (1.8m long, 32mm diameter - steel or aluminium)
  • Shield anchor bolt M10 (qty: 5)
  • U-bolts - small or large will do (qty:2)

Location

  • On a gable wall of a house to ensure aerial is above roof line of neighbouring buildings if possible

Steps to Install

  • Position ladder to left (if right handed) of where  brackets are to be mounted.  
  • Secure the ladders and put on all safety equipment 
  • Ascend the ladder with the drill, tools, bolt and T-bracket 
  • After selecting desired location use 8mm bit to drill guide holes 
  • Now use 16mm bit to drill hole 
  • Use ratchet and 17mm socket to bolt on T bracket using the shield anchor bolts (qty:) 
  • Repeat steps 4-5 to place position K bracket approximately 35cm below the T  bracket 
  • Insert the U-bolts into the bracket and loosely tighten 
  • THE TK WALL BRACKET INSTALLATION IS NOW COMPLETE !

We aim to provide a fast, reliable & low cost delivery service

  • Standard Courier With Fastway (Within 3 Working Days)
    • Cost is €3.95 on Orders Below €100
    • Free Delivery on Orders Above €100
  • Express Courier
    • With Fastway: Cost is €6.50 (or €2.50 extra if you qualify for free standard shipping)
    • With DPD: Cost is €8.50 (or €4.50 extra if you qualify for free standard shipping)
    • This service guarantees that any order placed before 4.30pm will ship from our depot that same day on the next day delivery service*
  • An Post
    • Cost is €1.95 (P & P)
    • Available only on selected products with the An Post logo
  • Small Parcels
    • Cost is €2.95
    • Available only on products with the small parcels logo**
  • Great Britain
    • Cost is €7.50
  • Western Europe
    • Cost is €10
    • Belgium, France, Germany, Holland, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Spain, Portugal etc
  • Rest of Europe
    • Cost is €20
    • Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Iceland, Malta, Slovenia, Switzerland, Norway, Sweden, Finland etc
  • Rest of World
    • Cost is €30
    • Please contact us before purchasing to confirm

Terms

  • All shipping fee prices listed are ex-VAT @23%
  • Irish shipping rates apply to the whole Island (North & South)
  • Shipping fee is fixed for an order, regardless of the number of items bought
  • All courier orders require signed proof of delivery and the customer must be contactable by phone
  • We do not offer a weekend delivery service (Mon-Fri only excluding bank holidays)
  • *Our courier achieves a 98% success rate on next day deliveries
  • ** Applies to island of Ireland only (North & South)
  • Heavy or Large Parcels (Applies only to Non Irish or UK customers): It may be necessary to charge higher shipping fees / offer option to cancel order

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