Madrid Medium hardware rods are available as solid return rod or rope return rod. The solid return rod is a 1" hollow round steel pole or you may choose a solid twist rope steel pole. Both style rods come with two 90 degree mitered returns and 2 rectangular backplates for mounting. Backplates secure the hardware rod to the wall; any rods 72" or wider will require a center support bracket.
Madrid hardware will include the appropriate number of brackets required depending on your size. For Rods 48" - 96" they require the use 1 center support bracket; rods 96" and wider will use 2 center support brackets to prevent any bowing of your hardware. Standard brackets are adjustable and provide 2 7/8"- 4 1/4" of clearance and 4 3/8"- 5 3/4" projection. Extension brackets are also available and will have a 5" clearance with a 7" projection.