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For easy handrail compliance in a Class 9b building used as a primary school

Posted by Elle Green on 06 Nov, 2017
Elle Green

As per figure 1 handrails complying to BCA clause D2.17, a, iii, like our AR110 and AR140 configurations, must be installed on a substrate that allows a minimum 1000mm between handrails as stated in AS1428.1-2009 clause 6.3 and BCA clause D1.6, B, i.  

 

Handrails complying to BCA clause D2

 

As per figure 2 the minimum substrate width to achieve 1000mm between handrails using our AR110 configuration must be no less than 1401mm.  

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As per figure 3 the minimum substrate width to achieve 1000mm between handrails using our AR110 and AR140 configurations must be no less than 2653mm.

 

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To save time, resource and ease of installation when specifying Moddex stair handrails or balustrades please consult the Hot Design Tip or contact us on 1800 663 339 or sales@moddex.com.au

Topics: Design Tip, compliance, handrail