Austral Clothes Hoists

Retract Away

Accessories

Ground Socket

The Austral Ground Socket allows your FoldAway Rotary or RetractAway Post to be easily removed as required.  The Cap fits neatly over the Ground Socket opening.

The Austral Ground Socket is suitable for use with:

  • Austral FoldAway Rotaries
  • Austral RetractAway Posts

The Galvanised Pin is used to set the height of the FoldAway Rotary or RetractAway Post during the installation process. Please refer to the appropriate installation instructions to determine the correct height setting.

The Pin is punched through the side of the Ground Socket at various pre-determined points to fix the nominated height and allow easy use of the clothesline.

Please Note:  Austral does not recommend the use of 2 Ground Sockets for Post to Post installations

  1. Ground Socket dimensions:460mm x 88mm x 88mm
  2. Internal Socket:will suit 50x50mm square or 57mm round tube

RetractAway Post – soil installation

Austral RetractAway Posts are available in Monument, Woodland Grey, Surfmist and Classic Cream. Special colours available to order.

Retract Away Post

  1. Upright Post dimension: 2300mm x 50mm x 50mm
  2. Fixing height: 2265mm

 

Retractaway post - plated

RetractAway Post Plated - for hard surface fixing

Austral RetractAway Plated Posts are suitable for hard surface fixing to structurally sound surfaces, such as cement slab, decking etc.

Austral RetractAway Plated Posts are available in Monument, Woodland Grey, Surfmist and Classic Cream. Special colours available to order.

Retract Away Post with Welded Plate

  1. Plated Post dimension:1860mm x 150mm x 100mm
  2. Fixing height:1825mm
  3. Plated base fixing : you will require 8 x M6 Galv masonry screws / screw bolts. Minimum embedment 45mm

Please note: Austral recommends the Post which holds a RetractAway Cabinet, be cemented into the ground to ensure maximum stability.
Austral cannot guarantee the stability of Post to Post installations due to soil variances.  Please seek advice on Post to Post installations for your soil type

RetractAway Mounting Bar

Austral RetractAway Mounting Bars are available in Monument, Woodland Grey, Surfmist and Classic Cream. Special Colours are available to order.

The Austral RetractAway Mounting Bar is required to fit a RetractAway Cabinet to a Post.

The Mounting Bar is also used in fixing applications where the RetractAway Cabinet is required to be fitted to an uneven surface for example an uneven masonry wall.

  1. Mounting Bar dimensions:823mm x 25mm x 25mm
  2. Dimensions between 2 fixing holes: 783mm (centre to centre)
  3. Dimension between 2 centre fixing holes: 35mm (centre to centre)

The RetractAway Bar is supplied with nuts and bolts to allow fixing to a pre-drilled RetractAway Post.