The Simpson Strong-Tie® HBC is a post-installed saddle that offers installation flexibility and strength for connecting to 4x dressed wood posts. This post base is ideal for light connections such as patio covers, deck trellises and pergolas. With a hot-dip galvanized finish, the HBC provides additional corrosion protection for outdoor projects. HBC Hot-Dip Galvanized Post Base for 4x Post (Pack of 48).