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Posted in thread: keep wood post from sticking to concrete ? on 07-23-2012 at 07:15 PM
The abs pipe is the way to go. A big disadvantage of using round pipe or tube is that unless a
locking mechanism is incorporated into the system, the post and backboard will have a tendency
to spin wh...
Posted in thread: keep wood post from sticking to concrete ? on 07-21-2012 at 12:40 PM
build a 4X box to go around the 4X post. Post will be removable but not the box. Another very
good idea, thanks ! I'll have to ponder on the various possible ideas before deciding. (a wood
box would d...
Posted in thread: keep wood post from sticking to concrete ? on 07-21-2012 at 06:47 AM
I would use a piece of round pipe, and make a few wedges/or shims to keep it in place. It has
worked many times for me. And if you get any ground movement, it is easier to remove because of
the voids ...
Posted in thread: keep wood post from sticking to concrete ? on 07-21-2012 at 05:36 AM
Hi,I am planning on setting up a basketball hoop and backboard on a 16' 4x4 treated wood post -
but - I want the post to be easily removable from time to time.My plan is to dig a hole about
18" wide a...