Model # ABU44Z

Internet #100375358

Store SKU #501583

Store SO SKU #592854

Simpson Strong-Tie Z-MAX 4 in. x 4 in. 16-Gauge Galvanized Adjustable Post Base
0044315936401

Simpson Strong-Tie

Z-MAX 4 in. x 4 in. 16-Gauge Galvanized Adjustable Post Base

  • For use in securely connecting post bottoms to concrete
  • Great for top-supported structures such as decks and patio covers
  • Rugged, galvanized steel construction resists corrosion
$1533 /each
store icon Loading Buying Options...
package icon Loading Buying Options...
Sorry, but we ran into issues loading these options. Please try refreshing.

Frequently Bought Together

Product Overview

  • For use in securely connecting post bottoms to concrete
  • Great for top-supported structures such as decks and patio covers
  • Rugged, galvanized steel construction resists corrosion
Post and Column Bases secure the bottom of posts or columns to concrete and are perfect for decks or patio covers. Models are available for attaching to existing hardened concrete, wet concrete, as well as wood. The AB series also offers adjustability around the anchor bolt to achieve optimum post placement. And many models provide a 1 in. standoff from the concrete to help avoid post-end rot from moisture.
  • Attaches a post to existing concrete for decks, patio covers and other top-supported structures
  • Features 1 in. standoff to help prevent rot at post end
  • Slotted for adjustability
  • Designed for versatility, cost-effectiveness and maximum uplift performance
  • Nominal post size: 4 in. x 4 in.
  • Made from 12-Gauge steel plates; 16-Gauge steel base cover
  • Z-MAX galvanization offers extra corrosion resistance for exterior and treated-wood applications
  • Install with 16d common nails or #10 x 1-1/2 in. Strong-Drive SD screws

Product Overview

  • For use in securely connecting post bottoms to concrete
  • Great for top-supported structures such as decks and patio covers
  • Rugged, galvanized steel construction resists corrosion
Model #: ABU44Z
Sku #: 501583
Internet #: 100375358

Post and Column Bases secure the bottom of posts or columns to concrete and are perfect for decks or patio covers. Models are available for attaching to existing hardened concrete, wet concrete, as well as wood. The AB series also offers adjustability around the anchor bolt to achieve optimum post placement. And many models provide a 1 in. standoff from the concrete to help avoid post-end rot from moisture.

  • Attaches a post to existing concrete for decks, patio covers and other top-supported structures
  • Features 1 in. standoff to help prevent rot at post end
  • Slotted for adjustability
  • Designed for versatility, cost-effectiveness and maximum uplift performance
  • Nominal post size: 4 in. x 4 in.
  • Made from 12-Gauge steel plates; 16-Gauge steel base cover
  • Z-MAX galvanization offers extra corrosion resistance for exterior and treated-wood applications
  • Install with 16d common nails or #10 x 1-1/2 in. Strong-Drive SD screws

Info & Guides

You will need Adobe® Acrobat® Reader to view PDF documents. Download a free copy from the Adobe Web site.

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
3.5
Product Height (in.)
5.75
Product Width (in.)
4

Details

Base Type
Adjustable Base
Gauge
12
Material
Steel
Number of Pieces
1
Product Weight (lb.)
1.867lb
Returnable
90-Day

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
Visit our website at strongtie.com and type in warranty in the search box for detailed warranty information

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
3.5
Product Height (in.)
5.75
Product Width (in.)
4

Details

Base Type
Adjustable Base
Gauge
12
Material
Steel
Number of Pieces
1
Product Weight (lb.)
1.867lb
Returnable
90-Day

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty
Visit our website at strongtie.com and type in warranty in the search box for detailed warranty information

Questions & Answers

Will these fit 4x4 Jumbo posts which are 4-1/8"x4-1/8"? and if not what can you suggest that will...

Will these fit 4x4 Jumbo posts which are 4-1/8"x4-1/8"? and if not what can you suggest that will fit that, I plan on embedding it in concrete landscape wall? Thank you!
Asked by: Matthew
No. 3 and 9/16 is about the max.
Answered by: doug
Date published: 2017-05-15

can the Simpson Strong-Tie 4x4 Uplift Post Base ZMAX be used for a porch railing

Asked by: shellsdavy
No.
Answered by: Manny
Date published: 2017-04-16

I live in West Palm Beach, Florida, I'm looking for this Item ABU44Z, and wish to know in what store I'll find it, Thanks for your help.

Asked by: KAUPOLIKAN
I had to order online only, they don't have it in Miami.
Answered by: Manny
Date published: 2017-04-16

Can you use expansion bolts to attach the base to the concrete?

Asked by: Don
Yes, I embedded J-Bolts in the concrete.
Answered by: Manny
Date published: 2017-07-17
  • y_2017, m_11, d_21, h_4CST
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvqa, vn_bulk_2.0.3
  • cp_1, bvpage1
  • co_hasquestionsanswers, tq_12
  • loc_, sid_100375358, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=NUM_ANSWERS, direction=DESCENDING), SortEntry(order=SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING), SortEntry(order=LAST_APPROVED_ANSWER_SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING), SortEntry(order=LAST_APPROVED_ANSWER_SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING), SortEntry(order=BEST_ANSWER_FEEDBACK_COUNT, direction=DESCENDING), SortEntry(order=POSITIVE_ANSWER_FEEDBACK_COUNT, direction=DESCENDING), SortEntry(order=NUM_ANSWERS, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_homedepot
  • bvseo_sdk, java_sdk, bvseo-3.1.1
  • CLOUD, getContent, 57ms
  • QUESTIONS, PRODUCT

Customer Reviews

Z-MAX 4 in. x 4 in. 16-Gauge Galvanized Adjustable Post Base is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 17.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from liked the adjustability, height of the sides for stability, and... liked the adjustability, height of the sides for stability, and sturdiness of product
Date published: 2017-11-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 5 Star Review Rating provided by a verified purchaser
Date published: 2017-08-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Only had one hole to mount to concrete. ... Only had one hole to mount to concrete.
Date published: 2017-08-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from 5 Star Review Rating provided by a verified purchaser
Date published: 2017-09-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Worked perfectly ... Worked perfectly
Date published: 2017-08-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from WORKED GREAT... WORKED GREAT
Date published: 2017-10-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent ... Excellent
Date published: 2017-08-16
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Way overpriced for what they are. At over twenty dollars each, these should be way more ruggedly built, and have a much higher quality galvanized finish. I replaced a half-dozen of these for a customer who couldn't believe that the last ones had only lasted six years before literally rusting to pieces. I would have rather used a different product, but this was all that was available at H.D.
Date published: 2014-09-02
  • y_2017, m_11, d_20, h_7
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_2.0.3
  • cp_1, bvpage1
  • co_hasreviews, tv_0, tr_17
  • loc_, sid_100375358, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=RELEVANCE, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_homedepot
  • bvseo_sdk, java_sdk, bvseo-3.1.1
  • CLOUD, getContent, 13ms
  • REVIEWS, PRODUCT