18" UNIVERSAL GUIDE - UB 18-2

18" high x 24" wide (46 cm x 61 cm) panels for linear, surround, and root pruning applications. Each panel has a patented, integrated zipper joining mechanism for easy assembly. The 18" (46 cm) height is ideal for protection from invasive roots in sidewalks, driveways, and patios, as well as other planting situations.

PANEL DETAILS
Our panels are designed to be strong, effective, and easy to use.

 
Double Top Edge
 
 
Rounded Edges
 
 
90° Rib
 
 
Zipper Joiner
 
 
Ground Locks
 

FEATURES

  • Instant assembly: panels slide together with a zipper joiner system
  • Universal Guide: linear, surround, and root pruning applications
  • Sizing adjustable in 2' (61 cm) modules
  • 1/2" (1.2 cm) raised 90º molded root deflecting ribs
  • Ground lock tabs to prevent lifting by tree
  • Double top edge for strength, safety, appearance and root overgrowth protection
  • Ultraviolet inhibitors
  • Rounded edges for safety in handling
  • Manufactured in USA with 75% reprocessed polypropylene
  • DeepRoot products are protected under one or more of the following U.S. Patents: 5,070,642; 5,305,549 and 5,528,857

ASSEMBLY

PANEL DIMENSIONS
18" H x 24"W (46 cm x 61 cm)

MATERIALS AND MANUFACTURING PROCESS

  • Copolymer Polypropylene of 0.080" (2.032 mm) thickness
  • 75% reprocessed polypropylene
  • Injection molded
  • IS0 9002 certified
  • Made in USA

PACKAGING
26 Panels (52 linear feet / 16 m) per carton
20 cartons per pallet, approximately 43 lbs. (19.5 kg) per carton

SPECIFICATIONS PROPERTIES:

TEST ASTM TEST METHOD VALUE COPOLYMER POLYPROPYLENE
Tensile stress @ yield D638 3800 PSI (26,200 kPa or kN/m²)
Elongation @ yield D638 6.3%
Flexural Modulus D790B 155,000 PSI (1,068,687 kPa or kN/m²)
Notched Izod Impact D256A 7.1
Rockwell Hardness r-scale D785A 68