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Poles Catalog- Printable version (1 MB)

General and Auto Lighting
Pole Options


Click Here to See Catalog of Architectural Poles and Bases

Poles for outdoor lighting fixtures can come in several different styles, shapes, thicknesses, colors and mounts. The minumum wall thickness of poles will be determined by the factory, based upon EPA and other approriate factors. Bieber Lighting Consultants offers you a wide variety of options as discussed below.

Choose Your Own Mix-and-Match Specs
The combination of these codes below will make you a unique catalog number! Example:

Pole
Size
Material
Gauge
Pole Length
Mount
Color
Options
P
4R
S
8
20
ABC
GR
GF

Gives you a unique catalog number of:

P-4R-S-8-20-ABC-GR-GF

Write down your codes in this order, and refer to it when talking to Bieber's Customer Support Representative.


Pole orders always start with "P". Select a codes marked in yellow for each of the other 7 categories below:

1. Choose a Size
Choose one:
Code
Definition
4R
= 4 inch round
4S
= 4 inch square
5R
= 5 inch round
5S
= 5 inch square
XY
= Other (custom)
 

2. Select Your Material

Choose one:
Code #
Definition
S
Steel
A
Aluminum


3. Select a Gauge

Choose one:
Code Gauge Size
2 11G = .120"
8 7G = .180"
5 3G = .250"
0 Other (custom)

  4. Pole Length

Specify in feet the length of the pole length only - the height of the arms is not included in the length.

The EPA puts restrictions on certain height/thickness ratios.

Your available pole height may also be affected by local zoning ordinances. Pole height may also vary according to the number of lights per court.


5. Select a Mount
Mounting is how the pole is connected to the ground.

Choose one:
Code Description
ABC = Bolt down, with anchor bolts and optional base cover*
(see "A" and "C" in illustration below)
DBC = Direct burial with coupling.
(see "B" in illustration below)
DBS = Direct burial with slots.
(see "D-E-F" in illustration below)
TEL = Telescoping
(see separate text and illustration below)
* Base Cover options are shown at the bottom of this web page.


More Detail About Pole Illustration at Left:

A = Square bolt down pole. Standard size is 4"x4". In high wind areas, 5"x5" may be called for. Standard height for 6-light and 8-light systems is 20'. Check local codes for height restrictions and embedment requirements.

B = Square direct burial pole. Standard size is 4"x4". In high wind areas, 5"x5" may be called for. Standard height for 6-light and 8-light systems is 20' above grade. The pole typically extends 4' below grade into an 18" diameter concrete embedment, making an overall height of 24'. There is a 3/4" NPT pipe coupling for electric feed 18" above grade.
Also available in slotted style:


SLOTTED DIRECT BURIAL POLE
"The neatest pole in existence"
Bieber's slotted pole offers the economy of a direct burial pole with the reinforced look of a bolt-down pole. Reinforced hand-hole with cover.

>----grade line (ground level)

Two underground slots 180° apart provide easy entrance and exit of conduit up to 1" PVC.


C = Round bolt down pole. Standard size is 4" diameter. In high wind areas, 5" may be called for. The standard height for 6-light and 8-light systems is 20'. Check local codes for height restrictions and embedment requirements.

D = Round direct burial pole. Standard size is 4" diameter. In high wind areas, 5" diameter may be called for. Standard height for 6-light and 8-light systems is 20' above grade. The pole typically extends 4' below grade into an 18" diameter concrete embedment, mak¬ing an overall height of 24'. There is a 3/4" NPT pipe coupling for electric feed 18" above grade. Also available in slotted style.
E = Beiber EasyMountTM slip-fit hanger arm. Available for any pole. A typical "single" arm is shown here; see Table B on page 8 for others. The Easy Mount hanger slips over the top of the pole and is secured with two 1/2" stainless steel set bolts. A provided removable pole cap gives easy access to wires. The fixture tailpiece slips over the 4' rectangular arm and is secured by two 1/2" stainless steel set bolts. (See more information at botom of this web page).

F = Embedment. Typical embedment for round or square direct burial pole. Check your local codes for what is allowed.

Bieber can supply square or round Ales in straight or tapered styles.


Up position           Down Position

TELESCOPING POLE
A Patented Design Breakthrough!

We are very proud of this advance in tennis court lighting, designed by Herbert A. Bieber.

Electronic controls enable raising and lowering of these motorized poles with the flip of a switch — even from a remote location. The standard telescoping pole shown here measures 20' tall in the "up" position and 12' tall in the "down" position.

Click Here to Read More About Our Telescoping Pole Options.



6. Select a Color

Choose one:
Code Color
BK = Black
Green = Green
WH = White
DB = Dark Bronze
SL = Silver
CC = Custom Color

  7. Other Options

Choose one:
Code Description
TN = Tenon
GF = GFI Plug Provision only; GFI by others
GL = Galvanized Steel
* Ask Bieber Lighting for availability and specifications.


Extras: Pole Base Covers

Some people prefer a decorative base cover at the bottom of the pole. Tell your Beieber Representative if you wish to have these added to your order.
Bieber has 8 different base cover styles plus 3 standard 2-piece base covers available:


2-Piece Base Covers:


P. O. Box 280212 Northridge, CA 91328
Phone: 818-701-1548 FAX: 818-993-3199
Email: ricc@bieberlc.com Web Site: http://www.bieberlc.com

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