Retracta-Belt® 280 Series Grooved Crowd Control Stanchions

Model 280/281

The 'tried and true' Retracta-Belt® is now available with a grooved post design. This one-piece aluminum extrusion features EVERstraight® Technology in the threaded steel base connection, and can withstand tough wear and tear. The universal belt end works with nearly every stanchion on the market, and replacement cassettes are compatible with Lavi Beltrac® products.

Retracta-Belt 280 Series Stanchion Features

  • Extruded aluminum tube with dovetail grooves: ready to accept signs and acessories
  • 9’ long thick and durable belt: longer than competitors stanchions
  • Safe and slow brake
  • Universal belt end: works with nearly every other stanchion
  • Heavy 18 lbs. cast iron base: keeps the post in place
  • Featuring exclusive EVERstraight® Technology: in the threaded steel base connection for a post that remains straight for its lifetime
  • Built-in rubber floor protectors: ensure long lasting scuff prevention
  • Replacement parts available: cassettes are compatible with Lavi Beltrac® products
  • Easy assembly, no tools required

Retracta-Belt 280 Series Stanchion Options

  • 10 year warranty
  • Ships Knocked-Down or assembled
  • Single or Dual Line Stanchions available
  • 200+ finishes available
  • Available in scuff resistant black or grey ABS base cover, or matching metal base cover
  • Weatherproofing
  • 30 lbs. extra heavy baseweight for increased stability
  • Easily add sign frames or accessories with a simple U-Bracket adapter

Retracta-Belt 280 Series Stanchions
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Product Model #
Single Line Post 280/281
Dual Line Post 280D/281D

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Post Finishes Available

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Belt Colors Available

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