8' x 3
8' x 3" x 3" Forest Fence Post (2400mm x 75mm x 75mm)
6 - 7 Weeks 10 Year Anti Rot Guarantee Dip Treated Free Delivery for orders over 200
£16.49
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8' x 3" x 3" Forest Fence Post (2400mm x 75mm x 75mm)

Product code:
BSD16768
£16.49

Ideal for supporting our traditional panels

  • This heavy-duty fence post is manufactured from pressure-treated timber which carries a long-term guarantee against rot. Available in 11 different sizes (See description.)
  • Rough-sawn finish providing a familiar rustic appearance.
  • Ideally suited for fencing 6ft in height, as it is recommended that 60cm of the post is knocked into the ground.
  • A great way to accessorise the fence post would be a post cap and finial finish – an attractive look, which also protects the post from the elements.
Size & Specification
  • 3. Optional Extras
  • Fence Post Supports
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    Forest 65-80mm Post Support with Spike 750mm -

    £10.49

    A Post Support Spike is designed to enable quick and easy installation of timber fence posts, and are used best in normal soil conditions. Ideal for use with 70 x 70mm up to 80 x 80mm posts.

    The 750mm spike is for use with panels above 1.2m in height.

    This product can simply be driven into the ground using a driving tool (sold seperately) and a sledge hammer.

    The twin bolt mechanism provides a secure fit around the wood and clamps in place which also allows for easy removal of damaged posts.

    We recommend checking the ground on which you intend to place the spikes for underground services before use.

    This product is manufactured from mild steel and coated in hammerite to protect against surface rust.

    • This product enables you to fix your fence posts securely into normal soil conditions with ease.
    • An adjustable box secures posts ranging from 65 - 80mm (nominal 3').
    • Manufactured from mild steel coated in hammerite to protect against surface rust.
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    Forest Fencefast easy-fit concrete-in 65-80mm -

    £8.79

    A Fence Post Support for use where ground conditions require the use of concrete.

    Designed to enable quick and easy installation of timber fences, they are manufactured from 2.5mm thick welded mild steel, having been galvanised and powder coated for dual corrosion protection.

    The twin bolt mechanism on the Fence Post Support provides a secure fit around the wood and clamps in place which allows for easy removal of damaged posts.

    Suitable for posts that are 70x70mm to 80x80mm

    Also available in: 90x90mm to 110x110mm

    • Fix your fence posts securely into a concrete foundation with these 65 - 80mm (3" nominal) Fence Post Supports. Also available in: 90-105mm (4" nominal)
    • Steel thickness 1.5mm to 3.00 mm - so designed to last.
    • 65-80mm (3" nominal) for thick posts.
    • Order one Fence Post Support for each post ordered and you can't go wrong.
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    Forest Fencebase easy-fit 65-80mm -

    £8.79

    This versatile Fence Post Base support is for use on surfaces which can be drilled to accept expansion bolts, such as decking, patios and concrete.

    Simply bolt or screw (with your own fixings, dependant upon surface) your Easy–fit Fence Post Base support to the hard standing, then secure your wooden post in place using the bolts provided; Its adjustable design makes it suitable 65mm – 80mm size posts.

    • The Easy Fit Fence Post Base is suitable for securing 65 - 80mm (2 - 3") posts. Also available in size: 45 - 60mm (1.7 - 2.4")
    • Suitable to use with fence posts, pergolas and arches.
    • Mild steel construction
    • Coated in hammerite to protect against surface rust
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    Forest Fence Fast Driving tool 45 and 65mm -

    £8.79

    This Fence Fast Driving Tool is strongly recommended for the correct installation of Easy–Fit products.

    Powder Coated brown leatherite finish for a highly professional appearance

    For use with 45 and 65mm products.

    This Fence Fast Driving Tool has a 12 month guarantee.

    All of the FenceFast range can last up to 25 years if not corroded and painted regularly cleaning away the rust on any exposed areas.

    • For use with 45mm and 65mm products.
    • Powder coated brown leatherite finish.
    • All of the FenceFast range can last up to 25 years if not corroded and painted regularly cleaning away the rust on any exposed areas.
    • Simple and easy to use.
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  • Brackets & Post Caps
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    Forest Pk of 4 L Brackets -

    £5.49

    These rustproof L shaped fence panel brackets come complete with screws for fixing panels and gravel boards.

    At least 4 fence panel brackets are required for each panel being installed.

    At least 2 brackets are required for each gravel board ordered.

    • The 'L' shaped fence panel bracket is rust resistant therefore providing longer life.
    • Pre-cut holes are provided for easy mounting/fixing to your panels and gravel boards.
    • With an integral screw, this fence panel bracket is easy to install.
    • The bracket comes in a neutral colour and so will not stand out against your panels.
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  • Gravel Boards
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    Forest 6' x 6" Pressure Treated Wooden Gravel Board (1.83m x 0.15m) -

    £11.49

    Protect your fencing with this timber gravel board which will help prevent damp rising from the soil and into the panel and could increase the life span of your fence panels.

    A 150mm high timber gravel board should be placed beneath each fence panel at ground level, so to avoid the panel itself being in contact with soil or garden waste (leaves etc). By preventing direct ground contact your fence panels will last longer, as they will remain free of excess ground moisture which can accelerate rot.

    Manufactured from FSC–Certified timber sourced from managed resources, these gravel boards have the benefit of being vacuum pressure treated for a longer lifespan.

    Compatible with 1800mm and 1830mm width fence panels (however will need to be cut down slightly for 1800mm panels).

    NOTE: No fixings are supplied with this product.

    • Timber Gravel Boards provide your fence with additional height increasing your privacy.
    • Ideal if you wish to protect your panels from damp and garden pests.
    • Using Timber Gravel Boards means that you can save money by only having to replace the boards and not the panels
    • The timber has been Pressure Treated to provide protection against rot and fungal decay for up to 15 years.
    • Compatible with 1800mm and 1830mm width fence panels (however will need to be cut down slightly for 1800mm panels).
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  • Description
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  • From The Supplier: Forest Garden
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Specification

Size 8' (2.4m)
Brand Forest Garden
Colour Natural
Depth 75
Finish Sawn
Size 8'
Guarantee 15 years
Height 2400
Overall Height 2400
Persons to Assemble 1 person
Post Width 75
Post Depth 75
Thickness 75
Treatment Pressure treated
Width 75

Description

Our rough sawn timber Fence Post 75 x 75 x 2400mm will help you create a rustic fence. This high quality fence post offers a 10 year anti–rot guarantee.

Don’t forget post caps and finials (available separately) to protect your fence post from the elements. Use our easy fit fence spikes or bases (also available separately) to save time when building your fence.

Always allow an extra 600mm if sinking the post in the ground.

Our fence posts are available in a variety of sizes to suit your fencing:

7.5 x 7.5 x 150cm (3” x 3” x 5ft)
7.5 x 7.5 x 180cm (3” x 3” x 6ft)
7.5 x 7.5 x 210cm (3” x 3” x 7ft)
7.5 x 7.5 x 240cm (3” x 3” x 8ft)
7.5 x 7.5 x 270cm (3” x 3” x 9ft)
7.5 x 7.5 x 300cm (3” x 3” x 10ft)

  • This heavy-duty fence post is manufactured from pressure-treated timber which carries a long-term guarantee against rot. Available in 11 different sizes (See description.)
  • Rough-sawn finish providing a familiar rustic appearance.
  • Ideally suited for fencing 6ft in height, as it is recommended that 60cm of the post is knocked into the ground.
  • A great way to accessorise the fence post would be a post cap and finial finish – an attractive look, which also protects the post from the elements.

Trustpilot Reviews

From the Supplier: Forest Garden

"We're proud to be the largest and most trusted manufacturer and distributor of garden timber products in the UK" - Forest Garden

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Making British Gardens Great

At Forest, we know a fair bit about fences. And sheds for that matter. In fact, we've been one of the UK's most trusted manufacturer and distributor of quality wooden garden products for over 50 years.

With two sawmills in the UK processing locally-sourced timber, and a Head Office in Hartlebury, Worcestershire, you’ll find our range of garden buildings, fencing, decking and decorative structures for sale across many sites online and in over 3,000 retail stores. From the forest to the doorstep, we are involved every step of the way to ensure we bring you the best product and service.




Forests

Home Grown

We're proud to say that the majority of the timber we use is cut in our very own sawmill from trees grown in the UK.

Not only that, but our range is certified by the Forest Stewardship Council and the majority of our products carry the FSC logo - so you know that our timber is ethically sourced from well-managed, sustainable forests that are replanted for future generations.

(Certification number TT-COC-001790, Issue date 5 March 2015)

Made in the UK

Well made in Britain

The majority of the timber we use is grown and felled from managed UK forests across Scotland and Wales. After felling, the timber is cut and processed in one of our nearby sawmills and taken to our manufacturing operation in the heart of Britain. It is here our skilled workforce proudly produce the widest range of garden buildings, fencing and structures available in the UK.

All of the products that we sell are dispatched from this site. The final part of their journey is managed by our dedicated delivery department who are responsible for distribution direct to customers' homes by our fleet of vehicles.


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Helping Everyone Thrive

We like to do our bit for charity and are proud to support Thrive. Thrive uses gardening as therapy to bring about positive changes in the lives of people living with disabilities or ill health, or those who are isolated, disadvantaged or vulnerable.

Delivery

Forest Garden Delivery

Forest Garden Delivery 

We offer FREE Delivery to the majority of mainland postcodes. For all fencing and decking orders, we offer FREE delivery for all orders over £200 (£24.99 for orders under £200).

To check you qualify for Pick a Day delivery please use our postcode checker above or within checkout to check delivery is available to your area.


Pick a Day delivery is not available for CA, CO, DH, DL, DT, EX, IP, NE, NR, PL, SR, TD, TQ, TR, TS and Scottish postcodes, instead delivery will be 4 - 5 Weeks from the date of the order. A delivery surcharge of £49.99 is applicable to the following Scottish postcodes: AB, DD, DG, EH, FK, G, IV, KW, KA, KY, ML, PA, PH and TD.

Please Note - delivery is NOT available to the following locations: Channel Islands, Northern Ireland, Isle of Wight, Isle of Man, Isles of Scilly, Scottish Islands.

The Delivery Process

If you haven't already selected your delivery day in checkout, our delivery team will contact you to arrange a convenient delivery date. If you provide us with a mobile number, we can confirm the day before delivery if your delivery will be morning or afternoon.


Our drivers can leave your delivery in a safe place, please indicate this when selecting your delivery. It is important that the drivers have suitable access and no restrictions. We would not risk damaging your property whilst delivering a product to an un-safe location. Unfortunately, we will not be able to go through your property.


Other than our fence panels (which are delivered fully constructed), all of our products are delivered flat packed, direct to your home and are supplied with a set of instructions to support assembly.