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Stair Railings on top of a wall

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Hey there, community.  I've been hacking my way through this situation for over 10 years, and have some ideas, but thought I'd see what you all think.  How do you set a railing on top of a wall?  Rather than over-explaining, just look at the pic.  That's exactly what I want to do.  I know there are probably 5 ways to pull it off, but it's just so time consuming.  Thanks!

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Chief has yet to give us this ability in any reasonable fashion.  Much work-around required.  You can get close using a ramp instead of a wall but there are some down-sides to that approach (yet it may work for you).

 

Checkout this thread.

 

 

 

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Thanks, Johhny.  I was going the route of convert to symbol, but using the ramp to get the right angle is pretty awesome.  Still a P.I. the A. but faster now :)

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Glad you asked this question JLC...  my builder wants to make this SOP now on all his houses.  Here is another picture.  I will find Johnny's thread from April to get a better grasp.

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The ramp idea works very well.  It's just very time-consuming.  

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