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Powder Coated Black
Sch 40 Steel pipe, Cold Rolled Steel
Post Size: 2" x 18"
Plate: 3/8" x 3-1/2" x 9"
Saddle: 4-1/2" x 3-1/2"x 4-1/2"
Weight: 15 lbs.
Fasteners for base
1/4" x 3" Simpson SDS Structural
Fasteners for saddle
Fastener for collar
3/8" x 3-5/8" Galv. Bolt/nut
Patio Cover support
Gabled patio support
Secondary deck support
Not to be used as primary means of lateral loads
Not to be used over unsupported structures
Not to be used in excess of wall or beam carry capacity
Intended to be installed over double top plate wood framed wall construction
If use over concrete or CMU block verify conditions and used approved anchors/fasteners
Professional Product Engineering stamp available. Rebate up to $60. SkyLift Hardware - Engineering Express. No rebate available for PROJECT engineering.1. Determine approximate positioning or layout of all SkyLift roof riser brackets prior to cutting any access holes. SkyLift positioning must be directly over exterior bearing walls. Take into consideration roofing material layout, rafter locations, and interior conditions. Repositioning may be necessary due to discovered conditions. 2. Remove roofing shingles/tiles carefully and save for reinstall. 3. Square and mark location. 4. SET SAW DEPTH to avoid cutting concealed items. Check wall plate and avoid obstructions or concealed items. 5. Cut access hole (minimum 3-1/2" x 6") through the roof decking/sheating, directly over the exterior bearing wall. 6. If unfavorable conditions are discovered, reposition the bracket location. (Before cutting any roof trusses or rafters, always obtain expert guidance and professionally prepared plans.) 7. Insert the SkyLift roof riser bracket through the access hole and attach to the exterior wall top plate using 4 ea. 1/4" x 3" Simpson Strong-tie SDS screws (included). DO NOT SUBSTITUTE FASTENERS.8. Remove the SkyLift saddle and fit a standard pipe jack flashing (not included) over the SkyLift riser column. Follow manufacturer's instructions on sealing pipe jack flashing to roof. 9. Cut and fit the roofing (removed in step #3) around the pipe jack flashing and reinstall. 10. Replace the SkyLift saddle and bolt to the SkyLift riser column (3/8" bolt and nut included). 11. Seat your cross beam in the SkyLift saddle and secure with Simpson Strong-tie SDS screws (included) DO NOT SUBSTITUTE FASTENERS.See instructions included with bracket for important safety and warranty information, limitations of warranties and disclaimers.
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