R8 Telescopic Bollard

For residential and commercial anti-ram-raid protection, the R8 retractable security bollard will certainly hold it's own and has proven itself over the years to be one of the most effective long-term solutions to protect your driveway, vehicles, buildings, and property from an attempted theft or ram raid attack.

Designed with the unique 'turn & lift' operation and inserted with the 'Award Winning' high-security 10 pin push-button top lock, the R8 telescopic bollard is built with a reinforced 7mm heavy-duty steel wall to provide a high-level of strength and impact resistance.

Available Colours & Finish (at no extra cost)

Specification

Guarantees 

  • 30-day returns or exchange.
  • 1-year manufacturer's guarantee.
  • Accredited to the 'Secured by Design' Police initiative.
  • Manufactured to meet the 'Sold Secure' industry standard.
  • Designed for all residential and commercial high-security, access control anti-ram raid applications.
  • High-security, strength, and protection on your driveway for all vehicle types including 4x4's, vans, trailers, and caravans, etc.
  • High level of resistance against an attempted ram raid attack.
  • Inserted with the 'Award Winning' 10 pin push-button top lock.
  • Unique key & lock number allocated to your bollard(s).
  • Keys can't be copied or the lock picked or drilled.
  • Stainless steel cover plate to protect the lock.
  • Fixed stainless steel lifting handle.
  • Lockable in the raised and lowered position.
  • Heavy-duty hinged lid to protect the bollard when lowered.
  • Fully serviceable and replaceable components.

    Manufacture

    • Represents the very best of British design and engineering.
    • Hand-built to order here in the UK.
    • 960mm x 150mm x 5mm gauge galvanised steel outer casing.
    • Mild steel components manufactured to BS1440.
    • All parts hot-dipped galvanized to BS EN ISO 1461 (2009).
    • 45kg overall product weight.

      Maintenance

      • To help keep the 10pin top-lock in tip-top condition, we recommend the regular use of our specially formulated lubricating lock oil.
      • This will ensure the smooth operation of your bollard for many years to come.
      • Keep the base of the bollard clear of dirt, debris, and leaves, etc.
      • Cleaning the retractable inner bollard.

          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 required: 1110mm (includes 150mm for drainage). 
          • 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 heavy-duty bollard for £190 + vat (£228.00 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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