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British Universal Columns and Beams

Properties of British Universal Steel Columns and Beams

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Properties of some British Column and Beams according BS 4.

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DesignationDimensionsStatic Parameters
Moment of InertiaElastic Section Modulus
Depth
- h -
(mm)

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- w -
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Web Thickness
- s -
(mm)

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Sectional Area
(cm2)
Weight
(kg/m)
- Ix -
(cm4)
- Iy -
(cm4)
- Wx -
(cm3)
- Wy -
(cm3)
UB 127 x 76 x 13 127 76 4 16.5 13 473 55.7 74.5 14.7
                   
UB 152 x 89 x 16 152.4 88.7 4.5 20.3 16 834 89.6 109.5 20.2
                   
UB 178 x 102 x 19 177.8 101.2 4.8 24.3 19 1356 137 152.5 27
                   
UB 203 x 102 x 23 203.2 101.8 5.4 29.4 23.1 2105 163.9 207.2 32.2
UB 203 x 133 x 25 203.2 133.2 5.7 32 25.1 2340 307.6 230.3 46.2
UB 203 x 133 x 30 206.8 133.9 6.4 38.2 30 2896 384.7 280 57.5
                   
UB 254 x 102 x 22 254 101.6 5.7 28 22 2841 119.3 223.7 23.5
UB 254 x 102 x 25 257.2 101.9 6 32 25.2 3415 148.7 265.5 29.2
UB 254 x 102 x 28 260.4 102.2 6.3 36.1 28.3 4005 178.5 307.6 34.9
UB 254 x 146 x 31 251.4 146.1 6 39.7 31.1 4413 447.5 351.1 61.3
UB 254 x 146 x 37 256 146.4 6.3 47.2 37 5537 570.6 432.6 78
UB 254 x 146 x 43 259.6 147.3 7.2 54.8 43 6544 677.4 504.1 92
                   
UB 305 x 102 x 25 305.1 101.6 5.8 31.6 24.8 4455 122.9 292.1 24.2
UB 305 x 102 x 28 308.7 101.8 6 35.9 28.2 5366 155.4 347.6 30.5
UB 305 x 102 x 33 312.7 102.4 6.6 41.8 32.8 6501 194.1 415.8 37.9
UB 305 x 127 x 37 304.4 123.4 7.1 47.2 37 7171 336.2 471.1 54.5
UB 305 x 127 x 42 307.2 124.3 8 53.4 41.9 8196 388.8 533.6 62.6
UB 305 x 127 x 48 311 125.3 9 61.2 48.1 9575 461 615.7 73.6
UB 305 x 165 x 40 303.4 165 6 51.3 40.3 8503 764.4 560.5 92.6
UB 305 x 165 x 46 306.6 165.7 6.7 58.8 46.1 9899 895.7 645.7 108.1
UB 305 x 165 x 54 310.4 166.9 7.9 68.8 54 11700 1063 753.6 127.4
                   
UB 356 x 127 x 33 349 125.4 6 42.1 33.1 8249 280.2 472.7 44.7
UB 356 x 127 x 39 353.4 126 6.6 49.8 39.1 10172 357.8 575.6 56.8
UB 356 x 171 x 45 351.4 171.1 7 57.3 45 12070 811.1 686.7 94.8
UB 356 x 171 x 51 355 171.5 7.4 64.9 51 14140 968.3 796.4 112.9
UB 356 x 171 x 57 358 172.2 8.1 72.6 57 16040 1108 896 128.7
UB 356 x 171 x 67 363.4 173.2 9.1 85.5 67.1 19460 1362 1071 157.3
                   
UB 406 x 140 x 39 398 141.8 6.4 49.7 39 12508 409.8 628.6 57.8
UB 406 x 140 x 46 403.2 142.2 6.8 58.6 46 15685 538.1 778 75.6
UB 406 x 178 x 54 402.6 177.7 7.7 69 54.1 18720 1021 930 114.9
UB 406 x 178 x 60 406.4 177.9 7.9 76.5 60.1 21600 1203 1063 135.3
UB 406 x 178 x 67 409.4 178.8 8.8 85.5 67.1 24330 1365 1189 152.7
UB 406 x 178 x 74 412.8 179.5 9.5 94.5 74.2 27310 1545 1323 172.2
                   
UB 457 x 152 x 52 449.8 152.4 7.6 66.6 52.3 21370 645 950 84.6
UB 457 x 152 x 60 454.6 152.9 8.1 76.2 59.8 25500 794.6 1122 103.9
UB 457 x 152 x 67 458 153.8 9 85.6 67.2 28930 912.6 1263 118.7
UB 457 x 152 x 74 462 154.4 9.6 94.5 74.2 32670 1047 1414 135.6
UB 457 x 152 x 82 465.8 155.3 10.5 104.5 82.1 36590 1185 1571 152.5
UB 457 x 191 x 67 453.4 189.9 8.5 85.5 67.1 29380 1452 1296 152.9
UB 457 x 191 x 74 457 190.4 9 94.6 74.3 33320 1671 1458 175.5
UB 457 x 191 x 82 460 191.3 9.9 104.5 82 37050 1871 1611 195.6
UB 457 x 191 x 89 463.4 191.9 10.5 113.8 89.3 41020 2089 1770 217.8
UB 457 x 191 x 98 467.2 192.8 11.4 125.3 98.3 45730 2347 1957 243.5
                   
UB 533 x 210 x 82 528.3 208.8 9.6 104.7 82.2 47540 2007 1800 192.3
UB 533 x 210 x 92 533.1 209.3 10.1 117.4 92.1 55230 2389 2072 228.3
UB 533 x 210 x 101 536.7 210 10.8 128.7 101 61520 2692 2292 256.4
UB 533 x 210 x 109 539.5 210.8 11.6 138.9 109 66820 2943 2477 279.2
UB 533 x 210 x 122 544.5 211.9 12.7 155.4 122 76040 3388 2793 319.7
                   
UB 610 x 229 x 101 602.6 227.6 10.5 128.9 101.2 45780 2915 2515 256.1
UB 610 x 229 x 113 607.6 228.2 11.1 143.9 113 87320 3434 2874 301
UB 610 x 229 x 125 612.2 229 11.9 159.3 125.1 98610 3932 3221 343.4
UB 610 x 229 x 140 617.2 230.2 13.1 178.2 139.9 111800 4505 3622 391.4
UB 610 x 305 x 149 612.4 304.8 11.8 190 149.1 125900 9308 4111 611
UB 610 x 305 x 179 620.2 307.1 14.1 228.1 179 153000 11408 4935 743
UB 610 x 305 x 238 635.8 311.4 18.4 303.3 238.1 209500 15837 6589 1017
  • 1 cm4 = 104 mm4 = 10-8 m4 = 0.024 in4
  • 1 cm3 = 103 mm3 = 10-6 m3 = 0.061 in3
  • 1 cm2 = 102 mm2 = 10-4 m2 =  0.16 in2
  • 1 kg/m = 0.67 lb/ft

The standard method for specifying the dimensions of a standard hot rolled steel section includes using initials to designate the type of section, for example: UB 457 x 152 x 60, is a Universal Beam of nominal dimensions 457 mm deep, 152 mm wide and weight 60 kg/m.

I-shaped cross-section beams:

  • Britain : Universal Beams (UB) and Universal Columns (UC)
  • Europe : IPE. HE. HL. HD and other sections
  • US : Wide Flange (WF) and H sections

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