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Pit Crossbar for P6/P8/P9

Features & Benefits 

  • Designed for P6, P8, and P9 plastic poly pits
  • Enhances pit stability and durability
  • Secures and aligns multiple lids evenly
  • Provides reinforcement for long-lasting performance
  • Easy installation
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Pit Crossbar for P6/P8/P9: Add Pit Stability and Durability with a Crossbar for Your Infrastructure Needs


The Crucial Role of a Crossbar in Telecommunications and Infrastructure Pits

The Pit Crossbar for P6/P8/P9 is specifically to designed to suit the plastic poly pits, including Telstra approved pits. The P6 & P8 poly pits require one crossbar between the two lids, whereas the P9 poly pit requires two crossbars for three lids.

A crossbar for a pit is a vital component that significantly enhances the stability, durability, and functionality of telecommunications and infrastructure pits. These pits, often housing essential utility connections, require multiple lids or covers for easy access and maintenance. That’s where the crossbar comes into play, providing essential support and reinforcement.

Secure and Aligned Lids with Even Weight Distribution

By spanning horizontally across the pit opening, the crossbar connects the walls or edges, creating a sturdy framework. This horizontal support structure ensures that the lids remain secure and aligned, preventing any unintended movement or misalignment. With the crossbar in place, you can rest assured that your pit covers will stay firmly in position, protecting the valuable infrastructure within.

Enhanced Pit Stability and Structural Integrity

The primary purpose of a crossbar is to distribute weight evenly across the pit. As heavy objects or foot traffic exert pressure on the covers, the crossbar acts as a weight-bearing structure, distributing the load to prevent any stress concentration or localized damage. This even weight distribution helps maintain the integrity of the pit, reducing the risk of structural weaknesses or premature wear and tear.

Reinforcement for Outer Lengths and Durability

Furthermore, the crossbar adds an extra layer of reinforcement to the outer lengths of the pit. This reinforcement ensures enhanced durability, making the pit better equipped to withstand external forces, such as vibrations, environmental factors, or accidental impacts. With the crossbar in place, you can trust that your pit will stand strong, providing long-lasting reliability for your infrastructure needs.

Easy Installation for Efficient Infrastructure Projects

Installing a crossbar is a straightforward process, thanks to its user-friendly design. It can be easily fitted between the walls or edges of the pit, requiring minimal effort and time. The ease of installation saves valuable resources, allowing you to efficiently complete your infrastructure projects without unnecessary delays.

Optimize Functionality and Ensure Long-Term Performance

When it comes to optimizing your pit’s functionality and ensuring long-term performance, a crossbar is an essential component. It offers the perfect balance of stability, durability, and easy installation, making it a valuable addition to your telecommunications and infrastructure projects.

Invest in Reliability and Strength

Choose a high-quality crossbar designed specifically for your pit size and requirements. Invest in the reliability and strength of a crossbar to enhance the stability of your pits, protect your infrastructure, and enjoy peace of mind knowing that your utility connections are secure. Contact us for more information or pricing for the Pit Crossbar for P6/P8/P9.



Length (mm)
Width (mm)
Height (mm)
Weight (kg)
497 68 57 2.7

*Measurements are approximate


Ductile iron crossbars are produced using spheroidal graphite cast iron to meet specific standards for tensile strength and elongation. These crossbars can be employed in various applications where strength and durability requirements need to be met.