RD4 Telescopic Bollard

The 'original' telescopic driveway security post, designed and built for all residential access control security applications.

Raised and lowered into position using the unique 'turn & lift' method, and inserted with the 'Award Winning' high-security 10 pin push-button top lock, this superb lightweight telescopic bollard has proven itself to be one of the most effective retractable bollards to use on a private driveway when you're looking to protect your vehicles and property.

    Available Colours & Finish (at no extra cost)


      • 76mm diameter. 
      • 580mm raised height. 
      • 7kg pull up weight. 
      • 4mm steel gauge. 
      • High-security 10 pin push button top lock.
      • 2 keys supplied (per bollard). 
      • RD4 telescopic bollard data sheet (PDF)


      • 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 high-security, access control, car parking applications.
      • High-security protection on your driveway for a saloon and estate type vehicle.
      • 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.
      • Easily raised and lowered in seconds.
      • 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.


        • Represents the very best of British design and engineering.
        • Hand-built to order here in the UK.
        • 810mm x 120mm x 3.6mm galvanized steel outer casing.
        • Mild steel components manufactured to BS1440.
        • All parts hot-dipped galvanized to BS EN ISO 1461 (2009).
        • 20kg overall product weight.


          • 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: 960mm (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 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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