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E-Z Base™/ E-Z Mender™/E-Z Spike™ 

E-Z Base™/ E-Z Mender™/E-Z Spike™

Replacing an entire fence can be an expensive and difficult task. Simpson Strong-Tie® offers a line of products designed to help make reinforcing fence posts easy and economical. The E-Z Base, E-Z Mender and E-Z Spike offer simple solutions for all types of fence post projects.

E-Z Spike (Model No. FPBS44)

  • Allows easy installation of 4x4 wood posts without digging holes or pouring concrete.
  • Can be used for a variety of applications where quick-to-install posts are needed.

E-Z Mender ( Model No. FPBM44E)

  • Allows easy repair of rotted or damaged 4x4 wood posts installed in concrete or dirt.
  • Reinforces weakened wood posts without having to replace the post or the concrete.
  • Sold individually. Use in pairs.
  • FPBM44E is approved for installation with the Strong-Drive® SD Connector screw.

E-Z Base (Model No. FPBB44)

  • Allows easy installation of 4x4 wood posts on existing concrete.

Material

12 gauge

Finish

Black powder-coat

Installation

  • See flier Make Fence Post Repair E-Z (F-C-EZFPP).
  • Attach post to E-Z Spike or E-Z Base with 8-1/4" SDS screws or 1/4" HDG lag screws and attach post to E-Z Mender using 6 HDG nails or screws per part.

Warranty

Notwithstanding the terms of the Limited Warranty, Simpson Strong-Tie does not guarantee, represent or warrant that this product will perform under, or prevent or reduce damage caused by corrosion, any seismic, wind, atmospheric, or other load-producing event.

Related Literature

Code Reports

Part IAPMO UES ER ICC-ES ESR City of Los Angeles State of Florida
FPBB44No load capacity: Products not tested or submitted because they are not load rated and code approval not required.
FPBM44ENo load capacity: Products not tested or submitted because they are not load rated and code approval not required.
FPBS44No load capacity: Products not tested or submitted because they are not load rated and code approval not required.

Drawings

Part Orthographic Perspective
FPBB44
FPBB44
DWGDXF
FPBB44 front view
DWG DXF
FPBB44 left view
DWG DXF
FPBB44 right view
DWG DXF
FPBB44 top view
DWG DXF
None
FPBM44ENone None
FPBS44
FPBS44
DWGDXF
FPBS44 front view
DWG DXF
FPBS44 left view
DWG DXF
FPBS44 right view
DWG DXF
FPBS44 top view
DWG DXF
None