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ASTM A500 Grade B Structural Steel Pipe (2.5", Schedule 40) is commonly used for structural applications and general construction use. This economical structural grade pipe has a high strength-to-weight ratio, and works particularly well for curved structural applications because it has good ductility, bends well, and is easy to fabricate.

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Dimension Name


Alloy A500
Production Method Hot Rolled
Nominal 2.5
Schedule 40
Outer Diameter 2.88
Wall 0.2
Inner Diameter 2.469
Max Length 252
MTR Availability Yes
Material Carbon Steel
Shape Pipe
Custom Cut Warehouse 1
Material Specifications

This material meets the following specs: ASTM -A500

Weight/Lineal Foot

5.8 pounds
Please note that this data is to be used ONLY FOR REFERENCE, NOT FOR DESIGN, and by using it,you agree that any decisions you make regarding materials for your project are at your own discretion.

Mechanical Properties

Property Value
Density g/cm^3 7
Elongation Typical % 23
Tensile Strength KSI 58
Yield Strength KSI 42
Elongation % in 2 inches 23 min
Ultimate Tensile Strength KSI 58 min
Yield KSI 42 min

Chemistry Information: A500 Carbon Steel

Element Percentage
Cu 0.18 max
C 0.3 max
Fe 99 min
P 0.05 max
S 0.063 max
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