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  • Posted in thread: keep wood post from sticking to concrete ? on 07-23-2012 at 06:15 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 11:40 AM
    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 05:47 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 04:36 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...

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