The EncPad™ Enclosure Base is the fastest and most efficient way to install our most popular Security Enclosure models. With our Pre-Fabricated Pad you can install your new cage in 15 minutes, saving you hours of time and labor vs. pouring concrete pads. Simply attached the pad to the assembly, mount the cage to the pad and walk away!
The EncPad comes pre-cut and drilled to match the cage sizes and includes all necessary hardware.
Constructed of highly resilient polypropylene plastic which is 98% recycled material, the rugged design and optimized rib-pattern provides an ultra-durable base capable of supporting over 1000lbs. They are unaffected by UV exposure and will not crack, flake, or warp.
Level ground and ensure once the cage and EncPad are installed the height of the cage is above the top of the backflow. Place washer, from the provided hardware kit, through stem of eye bolt and put eye bolts through predrilled holes in EncPad. Turn over the Pad put the “c” shaped bent washer through end of eyebolt, with the arched side toward the top of the pad on the stem of the eye bolt and secure in place with the3/8” nut. Then place EncPad over backflow device.
Mount the notched angle brackets to the EncPad next to the riser of the backflow and install the Philips head screws in the holes of the two brackets. Using the stainless-steel hose clamps, insert through the slot of the angle bracket and around the riser of the backflow, and back through the bracket to connect back with the hose clamp. Tighten hose clamps to the backflow risers.
If using an EP-3 with a GS-3 Hinged Model, be sure you bolt down the hinges on the backside of the cage with provide hardware.
Place the GuardShack Enclosure over the device, aligning both eyebolt with 2 LockShield Bracket’s eyelets, in the pad already.
Apply the Keyed Alike Guardshack padlocks (sold separately) and you’re all Done! With all the time you saved not pouring concrete in the hot sun, enjoy a beer!
The EncPad comes in three size to accommodate our most popular sizes of enclosures. They are pre cut and drilled for the specific cage size.
EP-1 18"W X 38"L X 3"D
Use with: GS-1 / CGS-1
EP-2 18"W X 38"L X 3"D
Use with: GS-2 / CGS-2
EP-3 24"W X 48"L X 3"D
Use with: GS-3 / CGS-3
Made of 98% recycled heavy duty Polypropylene Plastic which is UV, Freeze and Thaw resistance and conforms to ASTM C67 and ASTM D2299 Standards. The rugged design and optimized rib-pattern underneath, provides an ultra-durable base. Recommended environmental temperature ranges are -48° F to 180° F Made in the USA
Hardware included allows an EncPad to be secured to the risers of a 1/2" - 2" backflow assembly and contains,
Custom made angle brackets... screws, 304 Stainless Steel adjustable clamps & washers