Vista Decking in Ironwood with ALX Contemporary Solar Post Caps

ALX Contemporary Solar Post Cap

ALX Contemporary Solar

Provides an updated, contemporary look.

The 2.5" ALX Contemporary solar post cap protects the top of our ALX Contemporary railing posts. These solar-powered post caps are low-maintenance and provide a soft glow at night.

  • Coordinates with the ALX railing system
  • Inside dimensions measure 2.5" x 2.5"
  • Modern brushed titanium finish

Two AA rechargeable batteries collect solar energy during the day to power the LED lights at night. A light sensor in the post cap prevents the LEDs from lighting up during the day. 


Product Literature

Installation Instructions

  • Solar Post Cap Installation - [pdf 102 KB] - English - French  


The rechargeable batteries should last approximately one year.

No, the solar post cap light is designed to be used with rechargeable batteries. If regular batteries are used in the sun, they will destroy the solar collector. We do have Solar Collector Replacement Units available for some post cap lights.

With a normal usage of 6-8 hours per day, the LED bulbs should last an average of 10 years. We do have Solar Collector Replacement Units available.