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Simpson Strong-Tie

Model DPPC6BK

Internet #100375101

Store SKU #825325

Store SO SKU #592854

Black Plastic Decorative Post Cover for 6 in. x 6 in. Solid Sawn Post

$2.93 /each

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Simpson Strong-Tie connectors make projects easier to build while making them stronger and safer. They are engineered and tested to perform and are manufactured to the highest quality standards. Whether working on a home project or building a structure to comply with building codes, go with the choice of engineers and contractors, go with genuine Simpson Strong-Tie connectors. The DPPC6BK is a decorative post cover that provides moisture protection and a decorative appearance to a 6 in. x 6 in. solid sawn post top.

  • Designed to fit a 6 in. x 6 in. solid sawn post
  • Decorative, square design
  • Provides moisture protection
  • Black plastic
  • Install with 8d or 10d common nails

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Does it come in other colors

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Dan
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January 23, 2012
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Canton, GA
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January 21, 2014
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I do not think so, they are intended to be painted for color matching
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Oak Island, NC, USA
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August 13, 2013
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Think this style comes in white also.
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April 16, 2013
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I do not think it comes in other colors but may be able to be painted as long as you use a paint that's suitable for a hard plastic surface.
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May 9, 2012
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it comes in white also
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Pleasanton, CA
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January 23, 2012
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Dan,
The DPPC6BK is only available in black.
Thank you for your inquiry!
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is it paintable

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September 2, 2012
is it paintable
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Canton, GA
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January 21, 2014
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Yes, I spray painted before installing.
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If you sand it lightly, I think you could spray paint it.
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April 16, 2013
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I believe they could be painted as long as you use a paint that is suitable for a hard plastic surface.
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September 4, 2012
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Wayne,
I'm sorry to say we do not have any information or recommendations for painting this product.
Thank you!
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What is the inside demintions?

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August 27, 2013
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Canton, GA
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January 21, 2014
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5 5/8 inches
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Richy,
The DPPC6BK is sized for nominal 6x6 (actual 5 1/2" x 5 1/2"); the inside dimensions are 5 5/8" x 5 5/8" with a tolerance of +/- 1/32".
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How high is the crown. Need for it to fit over a post with a 1 1/2 crown.

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July 22, 2016
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The "crown" portion is 13/16". The overall height of the cover is 1 5/16", which includes the 1/2" portion that goes along the face of the post. Thank you!
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Customer Reviews

Rated 4.1 out of 5 by 30 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Nice cap for $ Caps are sturdy; the hole is well drilled and centered. It installed nicely. The color matches the picture shown. August 21, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Plastic post caps Easy to use to protect 6 inch posts, screwed or nailed in place August 9, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Exactly what I was looking for... Post cover was an exact match for the ones already installed on my deck. August 16, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Very nice Installed a couple of weeks ago, look nice, will see how they withstand the extreme temperatures oif Minnesota July 19, 2016
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Didn't fit These caps are not 6"x6". They are smaller and would not fit my post covers. Had to look elseware for a correct fit. June 28, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by 6 in post caps Easy to order ... quick delivery ... easy to install. Costs more than it should and should have quantity discount including the military discount. July 5, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Not bad for the price Utilized on a Multi Family project as a low budget Post Cap and it was widely accepted. April 26, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Simple and Effective Post Caps We were looking for a simple and effective way to protect the 15 6X6 posts on our deck. We wanted a low maintenance, unobtrusive, and economical way to keep rain out and they needed to look good too. These caps filled the bill. We installed with #8 coated common nails with a dab of caulking inside the nail hole to prevent leakage there. They've only been installed for a month but so far so good. An installation tip is to make sure you don't over drive the nail as that creates a hollow that can hold water. April 16, 2013
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