PS 100 H - 1-5/8" x 3-1/4", 12 Gage, Round Holes

Part No. Length (ft) Finish Product Weight / Ft (lbs/ft)
PS 100 10 PG 3
PS 100 20 PG 3
PS 100 20 HG 3.18
PS 100 10 HG 3.18
PS 100 20 GR 3
PS 100 10 GR 3
PS 100 10 PL 3
PS 100 20 PL 3

    Beam Loading

    Beam Loading - PS 100 H
    Span
    (in)
    Max Allow. Uniform Load
    (lbs)
    Deflection at Uniform Load
    (in)
    Uniform Loading at Deflection Lateral Bracing Reduction Factor
    Span/180
    (lbs)
    Span/240
    (lbs)
    Span/360
    (lbs)
    24 4,734 0.03 4,734 4,734 4,734 0.98
    36 3,150 0.07 3,150 3,150 3,150 0.85
    48 2,367 0.12 2,367 2,367 2,367 0.70
    60 1,890 0.18 1,890 1,890 1,728 0.55
    72 1,575 0.26 1,575 1,575 1,197 0.44
    84 1,350 0.36 1,350 1,323 882 0.38
    96 1,179 0.47 1,179 1,008 675 0.33
    108 1,053 0.59 1053 801 531 0.30
    120 945 0.73 864 648 432 0.28
    144 792 1.06 603 450 297 0.24
    168 675 1.43 441 333 216 0.22
    192 594 1.88 333 252 171 0.21
    216 522 2.35 270 198 135 0.19
    240 477 2.95 216 162 108 0.18
    Note Bearing load may govern capacity.
    Refer to the General Specifications for loading information.

    Column Loading

    Column Loading - PS 100 H
    Unbraced
    Height
    (in)
    Allowable Load at Slot Face
    (lbs)
    Max Column Load Applied at C.G.
    K=0.65 (lbs) K=0.80 (lbs) K=1.0 (lbs) K=1.2 (lbs)
    24 5,650 16,870 15,180 12,850 10,600
    36 4,690 13,140 10,600 7,650 5,660
    48 3,560 9,550 6,860 4,790 3,660
    60 2,730 6,680 4,790 3,450 2,710
    72 2,160 4,980 3,660 2,710 2,170
    84 1,760 3,950 2,960 2,240 1,820
    96 1,500 3,270 2,500 1,930 1,580
    108 1,310 2,800 2,170 1,690 1,390
    120 1,170 2,450 1,930 1,510 KL/r>200
    144 980 1,980 1,580 KL/r>200 KL/r>200
    168 850 1,670 1,340 KL/r>200 KL/r>200
    Refer to the General Specifications for loading information.

    Elements of Section

    Elements of Section - PS 100 H
    Area of Section 0.897 in2 (5.8 cm2)
    Axis 1-1 Axix 2-2
    Moment of Inertia (I) 1.098 in4 (45.7 cm4) 0.433 in4 (18 cm4)
    Section Modulus (S) 0.627 in3 (10.3 cm3) 0.533 in3 (8.7 cm3)
    Radius of Gyration (r) 1.107 in (2.8 cm) 0.695 in (1.8 cm)

    General Specifications

    Standard Lengths:

    • 10 feet:  10' or 10’ 1/8” (3.05m) ± 1/8" (3 mm)
    • 20 feet:  20' or 20’ 3/8” (6.11m) ± 1/8" (3 mm)

    Special Lengths:

    Curved Channel:

    • Many Power-Strut channel sections can be supplied with a curve. Click here for our ordering form, specifications, and instructions.

    Load Data:

    • All beam and column load data pertains to carbon steel and stainless steel channels.
    • Load tables apply only to Power-Strut brand channel.
    • Load tables and charts are constructed to be in accordance with the SPECIFICATION FOR THE DESIGN OF COLD-FORMED STEEL STRUCTURAL MEMBERS 2007 EDITION published by the AMERICAN IRON AND STEEL INSTITUTE USING ASD METHOD.
    • Loads are based on 33 ksi steel cold formed to 42 ksi.
    • Safety Factor to Yield Strength is 1.67 for Beam Loads and 1.80 for Column Loads.
    • Beam loads are based on a simple beam and are given as a total uniform load (W) in pounds. For proper calculation procedures, refer to our Beam Load Calculation Guide.
    • For bearing loads, reference our Bearing Loads Page.

    Materials & Finishes

    Materials & Finishes - Standard:

    • Pregalvanized (PG):  Conforms to ASTM A653 SS GR 33, G90.
    • Power-Strut Defender (DF):  Conforms to ASTM A1046 SS GR 33
    • Hot Dip Galvanized (HG):  Steel conforms to ASTM A1011 SS GR 33, Finish conforms to ASTM A123
    • Perma-Green (GR):  Steel conforms to ASTM A1011 SS GR 33, E-Coat finish
    • Perma-Gold (ZD):  Steel conforms to ASTM A1011 SS GR 33, Finish conforms to ASTM B633, Type II SC3
    • Plain (PL):  Conforms to ASTM A1011 SS GR 33
    Materials & Finishes - Special Metals:
    • Stainless Steel, Type 304 (SS):  ASTM A240, Type 304 *
    • Stainless Steel, Type 316 (ST):  ASTM A240, Type 316 *
    • Aluminum (EA):  ASTM B221, Type 6063-T6 (Extruded) *

    * These materials have different physical properties and performance characteristics. Please contact us for design support.