SAFTRON SB-3 & SB-F BASE SUPPORTS

ANCH-1 ANCHOR SOCKET USE:
TO INSTALL RAILS:
  1. Use   ½” wrench or socket to lower wedge about ½” inside socket by turning bolt counterclockwise. WARNING: TOO MANY TURNS WILL DISENGAGE WEDGE FROM BOLT.
  2. Insert rail or ladder post into Anchor socket.
  3. Tighten by turning bolt clockwise until secure.  DO NOT OVER-TIGHTEN.
TO REMOVE RAILS:
  1. Use  ½” Wrench or Socket. Turn Counterclockwise a few turns. TOO MANY TURNS WILL DISENGAGE WEDGE FROM BOLT.
  2. If bolt head rises after a few turns, tap bolt head down.
  3. Remove rail.
Tools &   Materials Required:
  • Tape   Measure & Markers.
  • ½”   Socket or Wrench
  • Battery   Powered drill (DO NOT USE MAINS-POWERED TOOLS NEAR   WATER)
  • 5/16”   Masonry bit (for concrete decks)
  • 3/16”   Pilot Hole Bit (for wood decks)
  • Alligator®   Anchors (Included)
  • 316”   Grade Marine Stainless Steel 5/16” Lag Bolts & Washers (included)
  • Soft   Scrub®
Installation Steps:

CONCRETE DECKS:
  1. Place   rail or ladder in base and select desired location.  IMPORTANT:  If base will be used with a “lift and turn” SAFTRON Spa rail, slide   rectangular insert in slot in underside of SB-6 Base.  position so insert is parallel to side of Spa. THIS ENSURES THAT RAIL POSITIONS WILL BE PERPENDICULAR TO SPA. IF IN DOUBT, TEST BEFORE DRILLING. 
  2. Mark hole locations (3 holes for SB-6, 4 holes for SB-3).
  3. Drill marked hole locations using 5/16” masonry bit to depth of 2-1/4”. DO   NOT OVER-SIZE THE HOLE!
  4. Insert Alligator® Anchors into holes until flush with surface.
  5. Attach base using included lag bolts and washers 
  6. Rails can be cleaned and polished using a soft rag and household Soft Scrub®.  
DO NOT USE ABRASIVES OR COMMERCIAL SOLVENTS.

IMPORTANT: WHEN INSTALLING LADDERS, THE   HORIZONTAL DISTANCE FROM FACE OF THE POOL WALL TO MOUNTING POST MUST BE   CORRECT TO ENSURE A SECURE FIT.REFER TO DIMENSION DRAWINGS FOR YOUR MODEL OF RAIL OR LADDER ON THIS   WEB SITE TO DETERMINE CORRECT DISTANCE.


WOOD DECKS:
  1. Place   rail or ladder in base and place in desired location.
  2. Mark   hole locations (3 holes for SB-6, 4 holes for SB-3).
  3. Drill   in marked hole locations using 3/16” pilot hole bit to depth of 2”.
  4. If base will be used with a “lift and   turn” SAFTRON Spa rail, slide rectangular insert into slot in underside of   SB-6 Base.
  5. Attach   base using provided lag bolts and washers
  6. Rails   can be cleaned and polished using a soft rag and household Soft Scrub®.  
DO NOT USE ABRASIVES OR COMMERCIAL SOLVENTS.

IMPORTANT: WHEN INSTALLING LADDERS, THE   HORIZONTAL DISTANCE FROM FACE OF POOL WALL TO MOUNTING POST MUST BE CORRECT   TO ENSURE SECURE FIT.  REFER TO   DIMENSION DRAWINGS FOR YOUR MODEL OF RAIL OR LADDER ON THIS WEB SITE TO DETERMINE   REQUIRED DISTANCE.