The Cable Railing Press And Latch System Square Fasica Mount Upper Stair Post is a piece of our Press And Latch cable railing system. Included in this item is: one square predrilled post with Terminals. Made from ANSI 316 Stainless Steel the post comes stock in both 36" and 42" standard railing heights. Custom heights available. The post is 1.57"x1.57" with a thickness of 0.124".
***Stairs are often specific to the project with unique dimensions and structure.***We recommend emailing us any pictures, plans, or drawings of your staircase in order to ensure you are getting exactly what you need for your project. For more information please refer to the following link: Stair Details
ADA Handrail height requirements are issued to create a safe enjoyable space to enjoy for everyone. It should be noted that the ADA height of handrail requirements that will primarily be used by children. Customers are encouraged to call their local city to get information about their local building codes. Local building codes supersede national building codes. Inline Design is providing this information in an advisory capacity only and is not liable for any code non-compliance.
Adult Height Requirements:
Top of gripping surfaces of handrails shall be 34 inches (865 mm) minimum and 38 inches (965 mm) maximum vertically above walking surfaces, stair nosings, and ramp surfaces. Handrails shall be at a consistent height above walking surfaces, stair nosings, and ramp surfaces.
Height from Surface 34" - 38"
Consistent height Across Run
Children Height Requirements:
When children are the principal users in a building or facility (e.g., elementary schools), a second set of handrails at an appropriate height can assist them and aid in preventing accidents. A maximum height of 28 inches (710 mm) measured to the top of the gripping surface from the ramp surface or stair nosing is recommended for handrails designed for children. Sufficient vertical clearance between upper and lower handrails, 9 inches (230 mm) minimum, should be provided to help prevent entrapment.