Channel

Four different Steel Channels

Steel channel is frequently used to frame smaller structural projects, or provide intermediary support in large construction. Bar channel is often used for railing bases or to make non-structural items such as fences. We stock A36 channel and can procure A572-50, A588 as well as galvanized, stainless steel or aluminum channel at your request.

Standard channel

  • Inside flange surfaces have approximately 16-2/3% slope
  • Generally specified by the width of the web and weight per foot
  • Widths: 3” to 15”
  • Weight: 3.5# to 50# per foot
  • Lengths: 20’ to 50’
  • Grades: A-36, A572-50, A588

Miscellaneous channel

  • Flanges have a consistent thickness
  • Widths: 3” to 18”
  • Weight: 7.1# to 58# per foot
  • Lengths: 20’ to 50’
  • Grades: A-36, A572-50, A588

Bar channel

  • Generally used for non-structural purposes
  • Widths: 1” to 2-1/2”
  • Thickness: 1/8” and 3/16”
  • Length: 20’
  • Grade: A-36

 

-Steel Supply, L.P. can saw cut channel to any size necessary to meet the customer’s need. A thinner channel can be punched to your specifications and thicker channel can be customized with our plasma cutters.

-Channels are also available in stainless steel, aluminum and galvanized. Specifications will vary.