RetractaPost 500

A compact, lightweight and easy to use telescopic pad-lockable security post. Generally used for low-level domestic security, access control applications or as an effective car parking post.

  • Diameter: 60 or 90mm. 
  • Raised height: 500mm. 
  • Pull up weight: 3 - 5kg. 
  • 3mm steel gauge.
  • Padlockable (not included). 


  • 30-day returns or exchange.
  • 1-year manufacturer's guarantee.

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  • Lightweight and easy to use.
  • Fixed lifting handle.
  • Simply twist the post, lift and lock into place.
  • Padlock attachment at the base of the post.
  • Padlock not included.
  • Flush ground finish when lowered.
  • Vertical hi-visibility chevron.


  • Hot dipped galvanised to protect against corrosion.
  • Mild steel manufacture to BS1440.
  • Hot dipped galvanised to BS EN ISO 1461 (2009).
  • Made in Britain.


  • 60mm post diameter: 3.3kg pull up weight (3.0 kg stainless steel 304 grade) - 760mm x 120mm x 3mm Galvanised steel socket.
  • 90mm post diameter: 5.0kg pull up weight (4.7 kg stainless steel 304 grade) - 760mm x 150mm x 3mm Galvanised steel socket.

      Ground Conditions

      • Suitable for flat or sloping ground and any hard or soft surface.
      • Not recommended for sites prone to regular deep water flooding. 
      • Areas with a high water table may experience slower water dispersion.

      DIY Installation

      • Excavation depth: 910mm (includes 150mm for drainage).
      • 760mm deep Galvanised steel socket.
      • Tools required - CAT scanner, stone cutting saw, concrete breaker, post borer, long-arm graft, shovel, spirit level, trowel, hand tools, and a wheelbarrow.
      • Materials required - 20mm shingle, 10mm shingle, ballast, sharp sand, rapid set cement, cement dye (optional), mortar plasticiser, and water. 
      • Approx time to install - 1-2 hours (per bollard).
      • DIY installation guide (PDF)

      We can install this telescopic bollard for £170 + vat (£204.00 inc vat).

      • Price applies to the installation of a single bollard and includes the all-important cable avoidance scan (CAT scan), road tolls, fuel, alignment, excavation, installation, materials, surface reinstatement, and spoil removal from the site. 
      • Your installer's vehicle is fully equipped and will carry the necessary tools to complete the work. Your installer will also provide their own electricity and water supply. 
      • Discounts are available for multiple installations at the same location (see our 'Buy More - Save More' rates above).
      • More details about our installation service

        Ordering your installation(s)

        • To have one of our experienced, fully insured operatives install your bollard(s) simply 'ADD INSTALLATION' to your order.
        • You will then be allocated an installer, and your goods will be manufactured and delivered to you within the estimated delivery date shown above. 
        • Once you receive your goods, simply contact your allocated installer to arrange an installation date that we guarantee will be carried out within the estimated installation date shown above.
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