Trench Struts & Trench Props

Pro Shore trench struts and trench props are ideal for construction and shoring work, supporting your site and helping to ensure a safe working environment.  

Trench Struts

Trench struts are adjustable tubular steel pieces intended to be used to support trench walls and brace timber walling against trench sheets. They should not be used for any other purpose.

The below leaflet is intended to provide basic information for users of Pro Shore Trench struts. 

Trench Strut Sizes

CodeMinimum Height (m)Maximum Height (m)Weight (kg)Safe Working Load (kN)
Size 00.30.485.135
Size 10.450.686.235
Size 20.681.068.435
Size 31.061.6710.835

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Trench Props

Adjustable trench props are similar in structure but are designed to act as a temporary vertical support during building or repair work such as floor and ceiling applications.

Trench Prop Sizes

SizeMinimum Height (m)Maximum Height (m)Weight (kg)Maximum Safe Working Load (kN)
01.041.8214.735
11.753.122135
32.593.9626.320
43.24.8730.519


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