Material Meets These Standard(s):
Weight/Lineal Foot: 4.76
|Shape Type||American Standard|
|Custom Cut Warehouse||1|
Aluminum I-Beam American Standard 6061-T6 exhibits high strength, low weight, above average corrosion resistance, ease of machining, and has excellent weldability. 6061 is the most commonly used aluminum alloy in the world due to its positive characteristics. It is typically used in aerospace, automotive, cameras, couplings, marine hardware, electrical components, decorative hardware, structural applications, pins, brakes, pistons, valves, and bicycle frames.
American Standard I-Beam has a tapered flange thickness with the section near the spine being thicker than the edges.
This material meets the following specs : ASTM B221
|Chemistry Information: 6061 Aluminum|
|Cr||0.04 - 0.35|
|Cu||0.15 - 0.4|
|Mg||0.8 - 1.2|
|Si||0.4 - 0.8|
|Elongation % in 2 inches||12|
|Modulus of Elasticity KSI x 10^3||10|
|Ultimate shear strength KSI||27|