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    Grab bars

    Does anyone know where I can purchase 30" and 48" stainless steel, 1.5" diameter grab bars from? They can be either polished, peened or standard?

    FaucetDirect had them but they are discontinued.

    Any help would be great!


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    Senior Member darrel's Avatar
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    have you tried Lowes?... that is where I got mine for my bath tub/shower, plus all my other expencive handicap products

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    Lowe's does have some nice grab bars - I also got mine from there. I bought the chrome polished ones so they would go better with the rest of the hardware in the house.

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    Got mine at EXPO which is owned by Home Depot.
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    web didn't work. search > 1 1/2 OD GRAB BAR -on page 4 Franklin brass ADA approved up to 500 lbs.
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    Definitely get the peened one. I have a standard bar in my shower. It is too slippery to grasp if it gets wet or if you have soap on your hands - I am a T-10. I am going to change it out. Here is a link from a site with decent prices. Sorry to hear faucet's direct doesn't have them. When we built our house, I bought all of the faucets and grab bars from them.


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