If your deck is a show piece - just for you - or for others - the finished look you can achieve is fabulous.
The connector goes perfectly with the surface mounted Titan Post Anchor™ also.
So when comparing wood rail connectors consider what is most important to you. There is a choice now if aesthetics matter.
Whatever style you choose, do use some kind of connector.
You will find it simplifies construction and separating wood from wood gives your deck longevity.
Learn more about the Shadow Rail™.