8' x 3" x 3" Forest Sawn Pressure Treated Fence Post (2400mm x 75mm x 75mm)

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8ft fencing posts are suitable for all types of panel fencing.

  • Standard Fence Post For 6' Panels
  • These 8ft Fencing Posts Have A 15 Year Anti-Rot Warranty
  • These 8ft Fencing Posts Are Long-Life Pressure Treated
  • Traditional Sawn Finish
  • Fence Post Supports
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    Drive-In 750mm Post Spike For 65-80mm Wooden Posts

    Drive-In 750mm Post Spike For 65-80mm Wooden Posts - £8.99

    This 750mm post spike for 65-80mm wooden posts is ideal for simplifying the process of installing fence posts. With this fence post spike, there is no need to dig holes or use concrete thereby saving time when installing fencing.

    Once the fence post is inserted, the twin nut and bolt mechanism further secures the spike. This fence post spike is made from steel with a black powder coated finish for durability.

    Please note: this is designed for use in normal soil conditions.

    This fence post spike is also available as a 600mm model for shallower insertion. For posts smaller than 65x65mm, opt for our smaller 400mm model which holds fence post 45-60mm. For posts larger than 80x80 opt for our post spike suitable for 90-105mm wooden posts.

    • Ideal For 75x75mm Wooden Posts
    • To Be Used Into Soil
    • Black Powder Coated Finish
    • Twin Bolt Clamping Mechanism
    • No Need To Dig Post Holes
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    Concrete-In Post Shoe For 65-80mm Wooden Posts

    Concrete-In Post Shoe For 65-80mm Wooden Posts - £9.99

    This concrete-in post shoe for 65-80mm wooden posts is ideal for providing extra support when installing fence posts where the ground conditions require concrete. This wooden post shoe is made from steel and completed by a black powder coated finish for long-lasting durability.

    When inserting the post, the twin nut and bolt mechanism can be loosened and tightened as necessary. For fence posts larger than 80x80mm, opt for the larger model which holds fence posts from 90-105mm.

    Please note that this post shoe must be used in conjunction with concrete to provide the necessary stability to support fence posts.

    • Ideal For 75x75mm Wooden Posts
    • To Be Set Into Concrete
    • Black Powder Coated Finish
    • Twin Bolt Clamping Mechanism
    • Accepts 65x65 To 80x80mm Posts
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    Forest Bolt-Down Post Shoe For 65-80mm Wooden Posts

    Forest Bolt-Down Post Shoe For 65-80mm Wooden Posts - £6.99

    This bolt-down post shoe for 65-80mm wooden posts is ideal for installing fence posts into concrete. Designed to fit wooden fence posts of 65-80mm, the shoe support is made from 2.5mm thick welded steel and completed by a black powder coated finish.

    Simply secure the shoe to the concrete with appropriate drill and fixings then insert the end of the fence post into the shoe. The shoe can be tightened, using the nuts and bolts provided, for complete stability.

    This fence post shoe is also available for fence posts size 90-105mm.

    • Ideal for 75x75mm wooden posts
    • To be used for securing fence posts into concrete
    • Black powder-coated finish
    • 2.5mm welded steel
    • Twin bolt clamping mechanism
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    £11.49
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    Driving Tool

    Driving Tool - £11.49

    The Fence Fast Driving Tool 45-65mm is designed to be used with our 400mm Post Spike. When installing fence posts in conjunction with the 400mm post spike, use this driving tool to protect the post spike during the hammering process.

    This durable tool is designed to take the brunt of the force and distribute it evenly to the base of the shoe. This aids installation of the post spike and prevents distortion of the metal which could prevent the fence post fitting the shoe of the spike.

    For larger post spikes, take a look at our larger driving tools.

    • Use With Drive-In Spikes
    • Hardwearing Tool
    • Black Finish
    • Protects Spikes During Driving
    • Easier Spike Install With Tool
  • Brackets & Post Caps
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    Fencefix L Clip Brackets - Pack of 4

    Fencefix L Clip Brackets - Pack of 4 - £3.99

    These brackets are rustproof and come complete with integral screw for fixing panels, trellis and gravel boards

    • Use With Fence-Plus Panels
    • Long-Lasting Zinc Finish
    • Easy To Fix And Use
    • Suits Railed Panels Like Palisade
    • Can Be Used To Fix Gravel Boards
    • Four Brackets Required Per Fence Panel
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    Forest Fence Post Cap 10 x 10cm

    Forest Fence Post Cap 10 x 10cm - £1.99

    A perfect finish to fence posts, this fence post cap has angled edges for simple protection from the elements.

    With fence posts being internally vulnerable to driving rain and snow as well as extreme heat, this fence post cap will protect the post surface as well as an attractive appearance.

    Manufactured from pressure treated timber for a 15 year guarantee against rot and fungal decay.

    • Its 10 x 10cm (4 x 4") size makes this post cap ideal for 75x75mm wooden posts
    • The angled edging of the fence post cap provides adequate protection against driving rain and snow, as well as extreme heat
    • Manufactured from pressure-treated timber which carries a 15-year guarantee against rot
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    Forest 6' x 6" Pressure Treated Wooden Gravel Board (1.83m x 0.15m)

    Forest 6' x 6" Pressure Treated Wooden Gravel Board (1.83m x 0.15m) - £8.99

    This Pressure Treated Wooden Gravel Board from Forest Garden is the ideal way to extend the life of fence panels and complete any fencing project.

    The role of the gravel board is to raise fence panels, especially dip treated panels, to avoid ground contact. This reduces exposure to damp and debris, adding further protection from rot and fungal decay.

    The gravel board has been pressure treated to offer a 15-year anti-rot guarantee with no need for retreatment. This gravel board is compatible with 1800mm and 1830mm width fence panels. Please note that it will need to be slightly trimmed for 1800mm panels.

    • Place Beneath Panels To Deter Rot
    • 15 Year Anti-Rot Warranty
    • Long-Life Pressure Treated
    • Sawn Finish
    • Compatible with 1800mm and 1830mm width fence panels (however will need to be cut down slightly for 1800mm panels).
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Size 8' (2.4m)
Brand Forest Garden
Size 8'
Guarantee 15 years
Post Width 75
Post Depth 75
Treatment Pressure treated
Width 75
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Description

8ft fencing posts are suitable for all types of panel fencing.

These 8ft fencing posts have the benefit of being vacuum pressure treated for a longer lifespan.

Always remember to allow at least 600mm of post length into the ground, thus you should order your post lengths 2' (600mm) longer than your panel height, i.e; 8' posts for a 6ft fence, 7' posts for a 5' fence, etc.

  • Standard Fence Post For 6' Panels
  • These 8ft Fencing Posts Have A 15 Year Anti-Rot Warranty
  • These 8ft Fencing Posts Are Long-Life Pressure Treated
  • Traditional Sawn Finish

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
 

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.

 

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.

 

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)

 

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.

 

 

 

 

"We are excited and proud to be a carbon neutral business. We work with Carbon Neutral Britain, the UK’s leading offsetting initiative provider to offset our environmental impact."

- Forest Garden
 

We Are Now Carbon Neutral!

 

We believe that a successful business is also a responsible business. This includes being dedicated to playing our part in protecting the environment, supporting our community and making sustainable choices. It also means that we value our colleagues and their welfare, putting policies into practice to make sure we are an employer of choice in our field. For us, this is a passionate commitment that runs through everything we do.

 

All of us who work with Forest Garden can be proud of what we do and this is embodied in the 3 fundamental principles - Keeping It GreenSupporting Our Colleagues and Supporting Our Community.

Delivery

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Delivery is FREE to the majority of UK mainland postcodes. For all fencing and decking orders, we offer FREE delivery for all orders over £100 (£24.99 for orders under £100). To check you qualify for Choose Your Delivery Day, please use the postcode checker above or within checkout to check delivery is available to your area. If a delivery day is not specified, we will contact you to arrange one.

 

Choose Your Delivery Day is NOT available for CO, EX, IP, NR, PL, TQ, TR and Scottish postcodes. Here, delivery is 2-3 Weeks from the order date.

 

A delivery surcharge applies to the following postcodes:  £19.99 - BH, BN, CT, PO1-22, SO31,40-45, TN.  £29.99 - DT3-9.  £39.99 - SA, TA.  £59.99 - DD, DG, EH, EX, FK, G, KY, PL, ML, TD, TQ, TR1-20,26-27.  £69.99 - KA1-26,29-30, PA1-38, PH1-40,49-50.  £79.99 - AB.  £99.99 - IV1-40,63-99, KW1-14.

 

We aim to deliver within the advertised lead-time however for the postcodes listed above it can take up to 5-10 days extra.

 

Please note that delivery is NOT available to Northern Ireland (BT1-99), the Channel Islands (GY1-9 and JE1-5), Isle of Wight (PO30-41,49), Isle of Man (IM1-9), Isles of Scilly (TR21-25) and Scottish Islands (HS1-9, IV41-56, KA27-28, PA41-80, PH41-44, KW15-17).

 

Two days before delivery, you will receive a 4-hour time slot via text message. You are able to respond to this text and we welcome any helpful delivery instructions to ensure a successful delivery. Then, on the morning of delivery, you will receive a 2-hour ETA via email. This includes a link to track your driver’s progress.

 

Upon arrival, the friendly driver will deliver your order to a place of your choice - as long as it is a reasonable request and it is safe to do so - within your garden. Please ensure they have unrestricted access, which does not involve passing through your home or garage. We would not risk damaging your property whilst delivering a product to an un-safe location. All product packaging will be removed and taken away with the driver!

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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.

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Pick a Day delivery is not available for CB, CO, EX, IP, NR, PE, PL, TQ, TR and most Scottish postcodes, instead delivery will be 2 - 3 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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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