Austral Clothes Hoists

RetractAway

Mounting Options

The Austral RetractAway clothesline may be mounted in four different configurations; Wall to Wall, Wall to Post, Post to Wall and Post to Post. Below are the various accessories required for each installation option.

 

Wall to Wall

1 x Retract Away
40 or 50 Cabinet

Wall to Post

1 x Retract Away
40 or 50 Cabinet

1 x Post (standard or plated)

1 x Socket (optional)

Post to Wall

1 x Retract Away
40 or 50 Cabinet

1 x Mounting Bar

1 x Post (standard or plated)

1 x Socket (optional)

Post to Post

1 x Retract Away
40 or 50 Cabinet

1 x Mounting Bar

2 x Post (standard or plated)

1 x Socket (optional)

  • When fixing to alternative surfaces such as weatherboard, fibro, blueboard etc. fix directly to the stud – alternatively support battens should be used
  • For greater stability, the Post fitted with Cabinet should be cemented into soil
  • Ground Socket is only required if Post is to be removable
  • Each Kit requires 8x M6’ Galvanised masonry screws/screw bolts
    Minimum embedment 45mm (replaces concrete and gravel)

Please note:
Installing the optional ground socket (in configurations 2,3 & 4) allows the post to be removable.
Austral does not recommend the use of 2 Ground Sockets for Post to Post installations.
Austral recommends the Post which is to hold the 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