This #281 Slip-Fit Adjustable Front Bar is made with plated steel clamps and a zinc die-cast collar. The front bar is furnished with stainless-steel fasteners and fits 1" pipes. Use where stable reinforcement is required. The adjustable front bar is great for patio awning pipe frame assemblies, supporting pipe posts, pipe braces, and all kinds of special pipe frames.
The interlocking three-piece fitting provides a rigid, low-cost assembly. Simply slip the top section over the pipe, adjust to desired position, and tighten set screw. Both hands are free to bolt the interlocking bottom section to the top section for completed assembly.
Tolerance on sand casting: 1/32-inch to 4-inch dimension, 3/64-inch to 4-inch to 8-inch dimension. Tolerance on die casting: 0.005 inch.
A popular option in awning hardware, Slip-Fit fittings minimize time and stress during awning installation. No threading is needed as all fittings easily slip on or over the pipe frame and are fastened by square-head set screws. The pipe fittings also allow quick adjustment when the pipe is not cut to exact length. Slip-Fit eye ends are durable and easy to use.