Our ever popular Double Acting Bracing System with legs which can be interchanged available for hire with fast delivery to your UK site. For example, Type A legs (2m to 3m) and Type E legs (6m – 7m) form a brace which is 7m x 3m. Loadings given are at maximum extension.

The double acting brace system is a robust and adaptable solution that can be used for excavations such as installation of earthwork support system to maintain safe working environment for installation of pumping chamber.

We have a range of sizes available with sheet to sheet ranges from 2000 – 7000mm and permissible loads up to 65 kN/m to suit your requirements.

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For more information and hire rates for the double acting brace system or any of our other bracing systems range, please contact your nearest depot or call us on 0117 982 8236.

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Double Acting Brace System for hire

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System Sizes & Loads

TypeSheet to Sheet RangeLeg WeightPermissible Load (Max Extension.)
A2000 – 300026065
B3000 – 400030541
C4000 – 500039025.5
D5000 – 600044519
E6000 – 700062718.5


For clear internal distances, please subtract 360mm from the sheet to sheet measurement. Please note this does not allow for deflection.

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