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Venture Series Side Mount Stainless Steel Cable Railing End Post


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Integrated post + cable tensioning system in a slim, solid stainless steel post.

Upgrade your railing with the absolute best in modern design for a cleaner, sleeker view. Featuring an internal tensioning system, Venture series railing eliminates the need for external hardware. No more ugly, bulky turnbuckles!

Clean, Minimal, All-in-One Post & Cable Tensioning System

Maximize your space and enjoy the best view possible with zero external hardware. The patented Cable Bullet tensioning mechanism is machined directly into solid stainless steel columns, making additional cable tensioners unnecessary! Tensioned cables disappear into the post without any bulky or industrial hardware. Side mount posts include a removable bracket for securing railing to the fascia or outside of a structure - the best option for stairs or spaces with limited surface area. 

Add beauty and a modern aesthetic to your room or deck with the sleek profile and cutting-edge design of Venture series railing. Complete your project with ultra-slim Venture series side mount structural intermediate posts and Cable Bullet spacer bars

Please Note: Side-mount brackets are optimized for use on wood structures only and should not be attached to concrete or stone! Mounting screw holes are tightly spaced to maximize their holding strength in wood. However, in a masonry application, this highly increases the likelihood of damage between adjacent pilot holes, compromising the safety of your railing. Venture series top mount posts are designed for use in most masonry applications.

built-in tensioning mechanism

2-in-1 Post & Cable Tensioner

No cable rail tensioners required! For simpler installation and lower costs, the patented cable tensioning mechanism is built into each post. 

installed posts with an ultr-slim profile

Sleek Design & A Cleaner View

Sure to impress and elevate the look of your deck, stairs, or patio! The industry-leading slim 2 x 3/4-inch profile provides minimal obstruction to your view. 

installed all stainless steel railing built for strength and lasting beauty

High-Quality Construction

Heavy-duty solid T316 marine grade stainless steel construction for maximum strength and durability. Venture series posts are the ideal choice for lasting beauty in harsh coastal environments.

stainless steel handrail mounting bracket

Stainless Steel Universal Top

Each patent-pending handrail mounting bracket is machined from solid, T316 marine-grade stainless steel. Mount any handrail with a flat underside on both level and sloping runs.

installing bracket to facia first before attaching post

Installer-Friendly design

Designed for simpler installation, side mount railing allows you to set and level the post bracket first. Once the bracket is plumb, simply attach the post column to the bracket!

install bracket first on stairs and then attach post

Easier Installation on Stairs

Avoid cables intersecting with stair treads! Side mount railing can provide more flexible placement options around stairs and angles.

side mount posts installed on face of deck maximizing the surface space

Make the Most of Your Space

Mount your railing to the outside face of your deck or stairs and avoid losing valuable real estate compared to surface mount railing.

venture series post being assembled in the United States

Made Exclusively in the USA

All components of Venture series posts are proudly designed and made in the USA.

What's included with each post?

  • (1) Tensioning post column
  • (1) Universal stainless steel post top (handrail mounting bracket)
  • (1) Side mount bracket
  • (2) 1/4-20 x 1-1/8" Stainless Steel Socket Head Cap Screws for securing the post column to the bracket
  • Crimp sleeves, lobed washers, and 1/4-20 x 1/4" set screws for cable tensioning (36" posts 11 each, 42" posts 13 each)

What tools & supplies will I need to install my posts?

What else is required to complete my railing?

The following supplies are required for most installations, but quantities and specifics will vary by project. The items listed below are sold separately.

For detailed installation instructions and setup guides, see the Helpful Guides & Resources list on this page.

How much is my project going to cost?

Overall costs will vary widely by project design and layout. The average cost per foot will fluctuate based on span lengths, rail height, and handrail selection. A base estimate for projects using Venture series railing:

$130 - $150 / linear foot of railing*

*Average calculation is based on a standard 12' x 24' deck, with approximately 50'-60' of 36" high railing, 6' average post spacing with spacer bar kits. Tools not included.

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Helpful Guides & Resources

How to Install Venture Series Side Mount Cable Rail Posts
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Setup Guide: Venture Series Side Mount Posts
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Stair Rail Design: Post Layout & Handrail Options
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Application Recommended for interior & exterior (coastal or inland) projects
Material Type 316 stainless steel
Finish Brushed
Coating None
Overall Post Length 42" (36" rail) | 48" (42" rail)
Max. Span 20 feet between end posts
Cable Spacing 3 inches
Cable Support 42 – 48 inches*
Cable Size 5/32 inch thick
Cable Braid 7x7 or 1x19 style
Post-Top 1-1/4" Diameter Cylinder, 1-3/8" W/L
Post Body 1-15/16" W x 3/4" D

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*Add structural intermediate posts or cable spacer bars every 42-48 inches to minimize cable deflection.