A: Hello Brad, the BC40Z Post Base is 3-9/16" wide which is sized for sawn cut 4x members(3-1/2"). A double 2x beam would be 3" wide which is what is causing the gap. You can reach out to our customer service team at 800-999-5099 to discuss options on how to fix the gap. -Stacy
A: Hello Fran, The BC40 Post Base can be used on a concrete. If you have any other questions please reach out to SImpsons customer support at 800-999-5099. -Stacy
A: Hey Harry, Ricardo here with Simpson. We offer a variety of hangers and column caps for different applications. In order to understand your connection better and offer a better service, please contact our Technical Support team at 800-999-5099. We look forward to hearing from you.
A: Hello DonC. Thank you for contacting us with your question. We will need to know more information before we can give guidance on this. Please call us at (800) 999-5099 to discuss further. As far as the coating of the material is concerned, this post base has our proprietary ZMAX coating, which is classified as a medium corrosive resistant material per the following. Galvanized (G185) 1.85 oz. of zinc per square foot of surface area (hot-dip galvanized per ASTM A653) total for both sides. Thank you, Ricardo.