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HSS

Hollow
Structural
Sections

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES


ASTM A1085
HSS:
TECHNICAL
BROCHURE

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Table of Contents

10

2 Dimensions and Sections Properties of Round HSS


6 Dimensions and Sections Properties of Square HSS
10 Dimensions and Sections Properties of Rectangular HSS

2
Foreword
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Nomenclature
b

Nominal width minus 3 times the design wall thickness, t (in.)

Torsional shear constant of cross-section (in.3)

Outside diameter of round HSS (in.)

Nominal depth minus 3 times the design wall thickness, t (in.)

Moment of inertia of cross-section (in.4)

Torsional stiffness constant of cross-section (in.4)

Governing radius of gyration (in.)

Elastic section modulus (in.3)

t
Z

Design wall thickness (in.)... units added


Plastic section modulus (in.3)

DIMENSIONS
AND SECTION
PROPERTIES OF
ROUND HSS

Shape
HSS20X0.500
X0.375
HSS18X0.500

X0.375
HSS16X0.625
X0.500
X0.438
X0.375
X0.312
X0.250
HSS14X0.625
X0.500
X0.375
X0.312
X0.250
HSS12.75X0.500
X0.375
X0.250
HSS10.75X0.500
X0.375
X0.250
HSS10X0.625
X0.500
X0.375
X0.312
X0.250
X0.188

Design Wall Nominal


Thickness, t
Wt
in.
0.500
0.375
0.500
0.375
0.625
0.500
0.438
0.375
0.312
0.250
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.312
0.250
0.500
0.375
0.250
0.500
0.375
0.250
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.312
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
104.23
78.67
93.54
70.66
102.73
82.85
72.87
62.64
52.32
42.09
89.36
72.16
54.62
45.65
36.75
65.48
49.61
33.41
54.79
41.59
28.06
62.64
50.78
38.58
32.31
26.06
19.72

Area, A
in.
30.6
23.1
27.5
20.8
30.2
24.3
21.4
18.4
15.4
12.4
26.3
21.2
16.1
13.4
10.8
19.2
14.6
9.82
16.1
12.2
8.25
18.4
14.9
11.3
9.50
7.66
5.80

D/t

I
in.

40.0
53.3
36.0
48.0
25.6
32.0
36.5
42.7
51.3
64.0
22.4
28.0
37.3
44.9
56.0
25.5
34.0
51.0
21.5
28.7
43.0
16.0
20.0
26.7
32.1
40.0
53.2

S
4

in.

1460

146

1110

111

1050

117

807

89.6

894

112

732

91.5

649

81.1

562

70.3

473

59.2

384

48.0

589

84.1

484

69.1

373

53.3

314

44.9

255

36.5

362

56.7

279

43.8

192

30.1

212

39.4

165

30.6

114

21.2

203

40.6

169

33.8

132

26.3

112

22.3

91.1

18.2

69.8

14.0

Torsion

in.
6.90
6.94
6.19
6.23
5.44
5.48
5.50
5.53
5.55
5.57
4.73
4.78
4.82
4.84
4.86
4.33
4.38
4.42
3.63
3.67
3.71
3.32
3.36
3.41
3.43
3.45
3.47

in.
190
144
153
117
148
120
106
91.6
76.8
62.0
112
91.2
69.6
58.5
47.3
75.1
57.4
39.1
52.6
40.4
27.6
55.0
45.2
34.8
29.3
23.8
18.1

J
3

in.
2910
2230
2110
1610
1790
1460
1300
1120
946
767
1180
968
746
629
511
723
559
384
424
329
227
406
338
263
223
182
140
4

in.3
291
223
234
179
223
183
162
140
118
95.9
168
138
106
89.7
72.9
113
87.5
60.1
78.5
61.1
42.3
80.6
67.2
52.5
44.5
36.4
27.9

DIMENSIONS
AND SECTION
PROPERTIES OF
ROUND HSS

Design Wall Nominal


Thickness, t
Wt

Shape
HSS9.625X0.500
X0.375
X0.312
X0.250
X0.188
HSS8.625X0.625
X0.500
X0.375
X0.322
X0.250
X0.188
HSS7.625X0.375
0.328
HSS7.5X0.500
X0.375
X0.312
X0.250
X0.188
HSS7X0.500
X0.375
X0.312
X0.250
X0.188
HSS6.875X0.500
X0.375
X0.312
X0.250
X0.188

in.
0.500
0.375
0.312
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.322
0.250
0.188
0.375
0.328
0.500
0.375
0.312
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.312
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.312
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
48.77
37.08
31.06
25.06
18.97
53.45
43.43
33.07
28.58
22.38
16.96
29.06
25.59
37.42
28.56
23.97
19.38
14.70
34.74
26.56
22.31
18.04
13.69
34.07
26.06
21.89
17.71
13.44

Area, A
in.
14.3
10.9
9.13
7.36
5.57
15.7
12.8
9.72
8.40
6.58
4.98
8.54
7.52
11.0
8.39
7.05
5.69
4.32
10.2
7.80
6.56
5.30
4.02
10.0
7.66
6.43
5.20
3.95

D/t

I
in.

19.2
25.7
30.8
38.5
51.2
13.8
17.2
23.0
26.8
34.5
45.9
20.3
23.2
15.0
20.0
24.0
30.0
39.9
14.0
18.7
22.4
28.0
37.2
13.8
18.3
22.0
27.5
36.6

S
4

in.

150

31.1

117

24.3

99.1

20.6

81.0

16.8

62.1

12.9

126

29.3

106

24.5

82.9

19.2

72.5

16.8

57.7

13.4

44.4

10.3

56.3

14.8

50.1

13.2

67.7

18.1

53.4

14.2

45.6

12.2

37.5

9.99

28.9

7.70

54.2

15.5

43.0

12.3

36.7

10.5

30.2

8.64

23.4

6.67

51.2

14.9

40.6

11.8

34.7

10.1

28.6

8.32

22.1

6.43

Torsion

in.
3.23
3.27
3.29
3.32
3.34
2.84
2.88
2.92
2.94
2.96
2.98
2.57
2.58
2.48
2.52
2.54
2.56
2.59
2.30
2.35
2.37
2.39
2.41
2.26
2.30
2.32
2.34
2.37

in.
41.7
32.1
27.1
22.0
16.7
40.1
33.0
25.5
22.2
17.5
13.4
19.7
17.5
24.5
19.1
16.1
13.1
10.1
21.2
16.5
14.0
11.4
8.73
20.4
15.9
13.4
11.0
8.41

J
3

in.
299
233
198
162
124
253
211
166
145
115
88.7
113
100
135
107
91.2
74.9
57.8
108
85.9
73.5
60.5
46.7
102
81.2
69.4
57.2
44.2
4

in.3
61.9
48.4
41.1
33.6
25.8
58.0
48.7
38.3
33.5
26.7
20.6
29.4
26.2
35.8
28.4
24.2
19.9
15.4
30.7
24.4
20.9
17.2
13.3
29.5
23.5
20.1
16.6
12.8

DIMENSIONS
AND SECTION
PROPERTIES OF
ROUND HSS

Shape
HSS6.625X0.500
X0.432
X0.375
X0.312
X0.280
X0.250
X0.188
HSS6X0.500
X0.375
X0.312
X0.280
X0.250
X0.188
HSS5.563X0.500
X0.375
X0.258
X0.188
HSS5.5X0.500
X0.375
X0.258
HSS5X0.500
X0.375
X0.312
X0.258
X0.250
X0.188

Design Wall Nominal


Thickness, t
Wt
in.
0.500
0.432
0.375
0.312
0.280
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.312
0.280
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.258
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.258
0.500
0.375
0.312
0.258
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
32.74
28.60
25.06
21.06
18.99
17.04
12.94
29.40
22.55
18.97
17.12
15.37
11.68
27.06
20.80
14.63
10.80
26.73
20.55
14.46
24.05
18.54
15.64
13.08
12.69
9.67

Area, A
in.
9.62
8.40
7.36
6.19
5.58
5.01
3.80
8.64
6.63
5.58
5.03
4.52
3.43
7.95
6.11
4.30
3.17
7.85
6.04
4.25
7.07
5.45
4.6
3.84
3.73
2.84

D/t

I
in.

13.2
15.3
17.7
21.2
23.7
26.5
35.2
12.0
16.0
19.2
21.4
24.0
31.9
11.1
14.8
21.6
29.6
11.0
14.7
21.3
10.0
13.3
16.0
19.4
20.0
26.6

S
4

in.

45.4

13.7

40.5

12.2

36.1

10.9

30.9

9.33

28.1

8.50

25.5

7.69

19.7

5.95

32.9

11.0

26.3

8.78

22.6

7.54

20.6

6.88

18.7

6.23

14.5

4.84

25.7

9.25

20.7

7.43

15.2

5.45

11.5

4.13

24.8

9.01

19.9

7.25

14.6

5.32

18.1

7.25

14.7

5.87

12.7

5.07

10.8

4.33

10.6

4.22

8.24

3.30

Torsion

in.
2.17
2.19
2.21
2.23
2.25
2.26
2.28
1.95
1.99
2.01
2.02
2.03
2.06
1.80
1.84
1.88
1.90
1.78
1.82
1.86
1.60
1.64
1.66
1.68
1.68
1.70

in.
18.8
16.6
14.7
12.4
11.3
10.2
7.79
15.2
11.9
10.1
9.17
8.27
6.35
12.9
10.1
7.27
5.43
12.5
9.87
7.10
10.2
8.04
6.87
5.81
5.65
4.36

J
3

in.
90.8
81.0
72.2
61.8
56.3
50.9
39.4
65.9
52.7
45.2
41.3
37.4
29.0
51.5
41.3
30.3
23.0
49.6
39.9
29.3
36.2
29.3
25.4
21.7
21.1
16.5
4

in.3
27.1
24.2
21.6
18.6
16.9
15.3
11.9
21.6
17.4
15.0
13.7
12.4
9.66
18.2
14.7
10.9
8.24
17.7
14.4
10.6
14.2
11.6
10.1
8.62
8.40
6.57

DIMENSIONS
AND SECTION
PROPERTIES OF
ROUND HSS

Shape
HSS4.5X0.375
X0.337
X0.237
X0.188
HSS4X0.313
X0.250
X0.237
X0.226
X0.220
X0.188
HSS3.5X0.313
X0.300
X0.250
X0.216
X0.203
X0.188
HSS3X0.250
X0.216
X0.203
X0.188
X0.152
HSS2.875X0.250
X0.203
X0.188
HSS2.5X0.250
X0.188
HSS2.375X0.250
X0.218
X0.188
X0.154
HSS1.9X0.188

Design Wall Nominal


Thickness, t
Wt
in.
0.375
0.337
0.237
0.188
0.313
0.250
0.237
0.226
0.220
0.188
0.313
0.300
0.250
0.216
0.203
0.188
0.250
0.216
0.203
0.188
0.152
0.250
0.203
0.188
0.250
0.188
0.250
0.218
0.188
0.154
0.188

lb/ft
16.54
15.00
10.80
8.67
12.34
10.02
9.53
9.12
8.89
7.66
10.66
10.26
8.69
7.58
7.15
6.66
7.35
6.43
6.07
5.65
4.63
7.02
5.80
5.40
6.01
4.65
5.68
5.03
4.40
3.66
3.44

Area, A
in.2
4.86
4.41
3.17
2.55
3.63
2.95
2.8
2.68
2.61
2.25
3.13
3.02
2.55
2.23
2.10
1.96
2.16
1.89
1.78
1.66
1.36
2.06
1.70
1.59
1.77
1.37
1.67
1.48
1.29
1.07
1.01

D/t

12.0
13.4
19.0
23.9
12.8
16.0
16.9
17.7
18.2
21.3
11.2
11.7
14.0
16.2
17.2
18.6
12.0
13.9
14.8
16.0
19.7
11.5
14.2
15.3
10.0
13.3
9.50
10.9
12.6
15.4
10.1

in.4

in.3

10.4

4.63

9.61

4.27

7.23

3.21

5.93

2.64

6.21

3.10

5.20

2.60

4.98

2.49

4.79

2.39

4.68

2.34

4.10

2.05

4.02

2.30

3.89

2.23

3.39

1.94

3.02

1.72

2.87

1.64

2.69

1.54

2.06

1.37

1.84

1.23

1.75

1.17

1.65

1.10

1.38

0.922

1.79

1.25

1.53

1.06

1.44

1.00

1.13

0.906

0.918

0.735

0.955

0.804

0.868

0.731

0.778

0.655

0.666

0.561

0.375

0.395

in.
1.46
1.48
1.51
1.53
1.31
1.33
1.33
1.34
1.34
1.35
1.13
1.14
1.15
1.16
1.17
1.17
0.976
0.987
0.991
1.00
1.01
0.932
0.947
0.952
0.800
0.820
0.756
0.766
0.776
0.787
0.609

in.3
6.40
5.85
4.31
3.50
4.27
3.52
3.36
3.22
3.15
2.73
3.19
3.08
2.65
2.33
2.21
2.06
1.90
1.68
1.59
1.49
1.23
1.73
1.45
1.36
1.27
1.01
1.13
1.02
0.901
0.761
0.553

Torsion
J

in.4
20.8
19.2
14.5
11.9
12.4
10.4
10.0
9.58
9.36
8.20
8.03
7.79
6.78
6.03
5.74
5.38
4.12
3.68
3.51
3.30
2.77
3.58
3.06
2.88
2.26
1.84
1.91
1.74
1.56
1.33
0.750

in.3
9.13
8.45
6.39
5.25
6.13
5.16
4.94
4.76
4.65
4.08
4.52
4.38
3.83
3.42
3.26
3.06
2.71
2.43
2.32
2.18
1.83
2.45
2.11
1.99
1.77
1.45
1.57
1.44
1.29
1.11
0.773

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF SQUARE HSS


Shape
HSS22X22X7/8
X3/4
HSS20X20X7/8
X3/4
X5/8
X1/2
HSS18X18X7/8
X3/4
X5/8
X1/2
HSS16X16X7/8
X3/4
X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
HSS14X14X7/8
X3/4
X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
HSS12X12X3/4
X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16

Design Wall
Thickness, t

Nominal
Wt

Area, A

in.
0.875
0.750
0.875
0.750
0.625
0.500
0.875
0.750
0.625
0.500
0.875
0.750
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.875
0.750
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.750
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
244.88
212.00
221.06
191.58
161.40
130.52
197.24
171.16
144.39
116.91
173.43
150.75
127.37
103.30
78.52
65.87
149.61
130.33
110.36
89.68
68.31
57.36
109.91
93.34
76.07
58.10
48.86
39.43
29.84

in.
72.0
62.3
65.0
56.3
47.4
38.4
58.0
50.3
42.4
34.4
51.0
44.3
37.4
30.4
23.1
19.4
44.0
38.3
32.4
26.4
20.1
16.9
32.3
27.4
22.4
17.1
14.4
11.6
8.79

b/t

h/t

21.5
25.7
19.3
23.1
28.4
36.4
17.0
20.4
25.2
32.4
14.7
17.7
22.0
28.4
39.5
47.9
12.4
15.1
18.8
24.4
34.1
41.5
12.4
15.6
20.4
28.8
35.1
44.8
60.6

21.5
25.7
19.3
23.1
28.4
36.4
17.0
20.4
25.2
32.4
14.7
17.7
22.0
28.4
39.5
47.9
12.4
15.1
18.8
24.4
34.1
41.5
12.4
15.6
20.4
28.8
35.1
44.8
60.6

in.4
5280
4630
3900
3430
2940
2410
2780
2460
2110
1740
1900
1690
1450
1200
931
790
1230
1100
952
791
615
523
666
580
486
380
324
265
203

in.3
480
421
390
343
294
241
309
273
234
193
238
211
181
150
116
98.8
176
157
136
113
87.9
74.7
111
96.7
81.0
63.3
54.0
44.2
33.8

in.
8.56
8.62
7.75
7.81
7.88
7.92
6.92
6.99
7.05
7.11
6.10
6.18
6.23
6.28
6.35
6.38
5.29
5.36
5.42
5.47
5.53
5.56
4.54
4.60
4.66
4.71
4.74
4.78
4.81

in.3
565
492
461
403
342
279
368
322
274
224
285
250
214
175
134
114
213
188
161
132
102
86.2
134
116
95.4
73.9
62.6
50.8
38.8

Torsion
J

Surface
Area

in.4
8420
7330
6260
5460
4620
3760
4500
3930
3340
2720
3100
2720
2320
1890
1450
1220
2030
1790
1530
1250
960
810
1100
943
777
599
507
410
313

in.3
778
676
638
554
468
380
511
445
376
306
398
347
295
240
183
154
299
262
223
182
139
117
188
161
132
101
85.4
69.0
52.4

ft2/ft
7.08
7.12
6.42
6.45
6.49
6.52
5.75
5.79
5.82
5.86
5.08
5.12
5.15
5.19
5.23
5.24
4.42
4.45
4.49
4.52
4.56
4.58
3.79
3.82
3.86
3.89
3.91
3.93
3.95

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF SQUARE HSS


Shape
HSS10X10X3/4
X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS9X9X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS8X8X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS7X7X5/8
X1/2

X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16

Design Wall
Thickness, t

Nominal
Wt

Area, A

in.
0.750
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
89.50
76.33
62.46
47.90
40.35
32.63
24.73
67.82
55.66
42.79
36.10
29.23
22.18
59.32
48.85
37.69
31.84
25.82
19.63
50.81
42.05
32.58
27.59
22.42
17.08

in.
26.3
22.4
18.4
14.1
11.9
9.59
7.29
19.9
16.4
12.6
10.6
8.59
6.54
17.4
14.4
11.1
9.37
7.59
5.78
14.9
12.4
9.58
8.12
6.59
5.03

b/t

h/t

in.
364
321
271
214
184
151
116
227
193
154
132
109
84.0
153
131
106
91.0
75.2
58.4
97.6
84.7
68.7
59.6
49.4
38.6
4

9.73
12.4
16.4
23.5
28.7
36.8
50.0
10.8
14.4
20.8
25.6
32.8
44.7
9.20
12.4
18.1
22.4
28.8
39.4
7.60
10.4
15.5
19.2
24.8
34.0

9.7
12.4
16.4
23.5
28.7
36.8
50.0
10.8
14.4
20.8
25.6
32.8
44.7
9.20
12.4
18.1
22.4
28.8
39.4
7.60
10.4
15.5
19.2
24.8
34.0

in.
72.8
64.2
54.2
42.8
36.8
30.2
23.2
50.4
42.9
34.2
29.3
24.2
18.7
38.2
32.8
26.5
22.8
18.8
14.6
27.9
24.2
19.6
17.0
14.1
11.0
3

Torsion

in.
3.72
3.79
3.84
3.90
3.93
3.97
3.99
3.38
3.43
3.50
3.53
3.56
3.58
2.97
3.02
3.09
3.12
3.15
3.18
2.56
2.61
2.68
2.71
2.74
2.77

in.
89.4
77.6
64.6
50.4
42.8
34.9
26.7
61.5
51.4
40.3
34.3
28.0
21.5
47.2
39.7
31.3
26.8
21.9
16.9
34.8
29.6
23.5
20.1
16.5
12.8

J
3

in.
610
529
439
341
289
235
180
377
315
246
209
170
130
258
217
170
145
118
90.8
166
141
112
95.7
78.3
60.3
4

Surface
Area

in.3
127
109
89.8
69.3
58.6
47.5
36.2
86.7
71.8
55.6
47.1
38.2
29.2
67.0
55.8
43.4
36.9
30.0
22.9
49.9
41.8
32.7
27.9
22.7
17.4

ft2/ft
3.12
3.15
3.19
3.23
3.24
3.26
3.28
2.82
2.86
2.89
2.91
2.93
2.95
2.49
2.52
2.56
2.58
2.60
2.61
2.15
2.19
2.23
2.24
2.26
2.28

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF SQUARE HSS


Shape
HSS6X6X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS5-1/2X5-1/2X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS5X5X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS4-1/2X4-1/2X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS4X4X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS3-1/2X3-1/2X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16

Design Wall
Thickness, t

Nominal
Wt

Area, A

in.
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
42.30
35.24
27.48
23.34
19.02
14.53
24.93
21.21
17.32
13.25
28.43
22.37
19.08
15.62
11.97
25.03
19.82
16.96
13.91
10.70
21.63
17.27
14.83
12.21
9.42
14.72
12.70
10.51
8.15

in.
12.4
10.4
8.08
6.87
5.59
4.28
7.33
6.24
5.09
3.90
8.36
6.58
5.62
4.59
3.53
7.36
5.83
4.99
4.09
3.15
6.36
5.08
4.36
3.59
2.78
4.33
3.74
3.09
2.40

b/t

h/t

in.
57.4
50.5
41.6
36.3
30.3
23.8
31.3
27.4
23.0
18.1
27.1
22.8
20.1
16.9
13.4
18.7
16.0
14.2
12.1
9.62
12.3
10.7
9.59
8.22
6.61
6.74
6.11
5.29
4.30
4

6.00
8.40
12.8
16.0
20.8
28.7
11.5
14.4
18.8
26.1
6.40
10.1
12.8
16.8
23.4
5.40
8.80
11.2
14.8
20.7
4.40
7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1
6.13
7.98
10.8
15.4

6.00
8.40
12.8
16.0
20.8
28.7
11.5
14.4
18.8
26.1
6.40
10.1
12.8
16.8
23.4
5.40
8.80
11.2
14.8
20.7
4.40
7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1
6.13
7.98
10.8
15.4

in.
19.1
16.8
13.9
12.1
10.1
7.93
11.4
10.0
8.36
6.58
10.8
9.12
8.04
6.76
5.36
8.31
7.11
6.31
5.38
4.28
6.15
5.35
4.80
4.11
3.30
3.85
3.49
3.02
2.46
3

Torsion

in.
2.15
2.20
2.27
2.30
2.33
2.36
2.07
2.10
2.13
2.15
1.80
1.86
1.89
1.92
1.95
1.59
1.66
1.69
1.72
1.75
1.39
1.45
1.48
1.51
1.54
1.25
1.28
1.31
1.34

in.
24.3
20.9
16.8
14.5
11.9
9.26
13.8
12.0
9.91
7.71
13.7
11.2
9.71
8.07
6.31
10.7
8.81
7.69
6.43
5.05
8.02
6.72
5.91
4.97
3.92
4.91
4.36
3.69
2.94

J
3

in.
99.5
85.6
68.5
59.0
48.5
37.5
51.9
44.8
37.0
28.7
46.8
38.2
33.1
27.4
21.4
32.7
27.1
23.6
19.7
15.4
21.8
18.4
16.1
13.5
10.7
11.7
10.4
8.82
7.00
4

Surface
Area

in.3
35.2
29.8
23.5
20.1
16.5
12.7
19.5
16.7
13.7
10.6
19.8
15.8
13.6
11.2
8.68
15.5
12.6
10.9
8.97
6.97
11.8
9.65
8.39
6.97
5.44
7.12
6.24
5.22
4.10

ft2/ft
1.82
1.86
1.89
1.91
1.93
1.95
1.73
1.74
1.76
1.78
1.52
1.56
1.58
1.60
1.61
1.36
1.39
1.41
1.43
1.45
1.19
1.23
1.24
1.26
1.28
1.06
1.08
1.10
1.11

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF SQUARE HSS


Shape

Design Wall
Thickness, t

Nominal
Wt

Area, A

HSS3X3X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS2-1/2X2-1/2X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS2-1/4X2-1/4X1/4
X3/16
HSS2X2X1/4
X3/16

in.
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.250
0.188
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
12.17
10.58
8.81
6.87
8.45
7.11
5.59
6.26
4.96
5.41
4.32

in.2
3.58
3.11
2.59
2.02
2.49
2.09
1.65
1.84
1.46
1.59
1.27

b/t
4.80
6.38
8.80
12.8
4.79
6.80
10.1
5.80
8.77
4.80
7.44

h/t
4.80
6.38
8.80
12.8
4.79
6.80
10.1
5.80
8.77
4.80
7.44

in.4
3.89
3.59
3.16
2.61
1.88
1.69
1.43
1.17
1.00
0.769
0.670

in.3
2.59
2.39
2.11
1.74
1.50
1.35
1.14
1.04
0.889
0.769
0.670

in.
1.04
1.07
1.10
1.14
0.869
0.899
0.931
0.797
0.828
0.695
0.726

in.3
3.38
3.04
2.61
2.10
1.96
1.71
1.40
1.33
1.10
1.00
0.841

Torsion
J

Surface
Area

in.4
6.89
6.22
5.35
4.29
3.33
2.92
2.39
2.05
1.70
1.36
1.15

in.3
4.96
4.40
3.72
2.95
2.88
2.47
1.98
1.94
1.57
1.47
1.21

ft2/ft
0.893
0.910
0.928
0.946
0.744
0.762
0.780
0.678
0.696
0.595
0.613

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF RECTANGULAR HSS


Shape
HSS24X12X3/4
X5/8
X1/2
HSS20X12X3/4
X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
HSS20X8X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
HSS20X4X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
HSS18X6X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
HSS16X12X3/4
X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16

Design Wall Nominal


Area, A
Thickness, t
Wt
in.
0.750
0.625
0.500
0.750
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.750
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313

lb/ft
171.16
144.39
116.91
150.75
127.37
103.30
78.52
65.87
110.36
89.68
68.31
57.36
76.07
58.10
48.86
39.43
93.34
76.07
58.10
48.86
39.43
130.33
110.36
89.68
68.31
57.36

in.2
50.3
42.4
34.4
44.3
37.4
30.4
23.1
19.4
32.4
26.4
20.1
16.9
22.4
17.1
14.4
11.6
27.4
22.4
17.1
14.4
11.6
38.3
32.4
26.4
20.1
16.9

b/t
12.4
15.6
20.4
12.4
15.6
20.4
28.8
35.1
9.20
12.4
18.1
22.4
4.40
7.47
9.58
12.8
6.00
8.40
12.8
16.0
20.8
12.4
15.6
20.4
28.8
35.1

h/t

28.4
34.8
44.4
23.1
28.4
36.4
50.1
60.7
28.4
36.4
50.1
60.7
36.4
50.1
60.7
76.8
25.2
32.4
44.8
54.3
68.8
17.7
22.0
28.4
39.5
47.9

in.4
3650
3130
2580
2320
2000
1650
1280
1080
1530
1270
988
840
889
699
597
488
977
818
641
547
447
1340
1160
962
748
636

Axis X-X
S
r
in.3
304
261
215
232
200
165
128
108
153
127
98.8
84.0
88.9
69.9
59.7
48.8
109
90.9
71.2
60.8
49.7
168
145
120
93.5
79.5

in.
8.52
8.59
8.66
7.24
7.31
7.37
7.44
7.46
6.87
6.94
7.01
7.05
6.30
6.39
6.44
6.49
5.97
6.04
6.12
6.16
6.21
5.91
5.98
6.04
6.10
6.13

in.3
382
325
266
287
245
201
154
130
197
162
125
106
123
95.3
80.9
65.7
144
119
92.2
78.2
63.5
205
175
144
111
93.9

in.4
1240
1070
883
1050
904
750
583
495
358
300
236
202
61.6
50.3
43.7
36.4
166
142
113
97.1
80.0
856
742
618
482
410

Axis Y-Y
S
r
in.3
207
178
147
175
151
125
97.2
82.5
89.5
75.0
59.0
50.5
30.8
25.2
21.8
18.2
55.3
47.3
37.7
32.4
26.7
143
124
103
80.3
68.3

in.
4.97
5.02
5.07
4.87
4.92
4.97
5.02
5.05
3.32
3.37
3.43
3.46
1.66
1.72
1.74
1.77
2.46
2.52
2.57
2.60
2.63
4.73
4.79
4.84
4.90
4.93

Z
in.3
235
201
164
202
172
141
109
91.9
103
84.7
65.6
55.6
36.0
28.5
24.4
20.0
64.6
53.9
42.1
35.8
29.2
168
144
118
91.3
77.3

Torsion
J
C
in.4
3030
2590
2120
2360
2010
1650
1270
1070
973
806
625
530
205
165
143
118
489
410
322
275
224
1710
1460
1200
922
779

in.3
391
331
270
323
275
224
171
144
178
146
112
94.6
67.8
53.2
45.3
37.0
116
95.8
74.2
62.8
51.0
256
218
178
136
115

Surface
Area
ft2/ft
5.79
5.82
5.86
5.12
5.15
5.19
5.23
5.24
4.49
4.52
4.56
4.58
3.86
3.89
3.91
3.93
3.82
3.86
3.89
3.91
3.93
4.45
4.49
4.52
4.56
4.58

10

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF RECTANGULAR HSS


Shape
HSS16X8X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
HSS16X4X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS14X10X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
HSS14X6X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS14X4X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16

Design Wall Nominal


Area, A
Thickness, t
Wt
in.
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
93.34
76.07
58.10
48.86
39.43
76.33
62.46
47.90
40.35
32.63
24.73
93.34
76.07
58.10
48.86
39.43
76.33
62.46
47.90
40.35
32.63
24.73
67.82
55.66
42.79
36.10
29.23
22.18

in.2
27.4
22.4
17.1
14.4
11.6
22.4
18.4
14.1
11.9
9.59
7.29
27.4
22.4
17.1
14.4
11.6
22.4
18.4
14.1
11.9
9.59
7.29
19.9
16.4
12.6
10.6
8.59
6.54

b/t
9.20
12.4
18.1
22.4
28.8
2.80
4.40
7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1
12.4
16.4
23.5
28.7
36.8
6.00
8.40
12.8
16.0
20.8
28.7
2.80
4.40
7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1

h/t

22.0
28.4
39.5
47.9
60.8
22.0
28.4
39.5
47.9
60.8
81.9
18.8
24.4
34.1
41.5
52.8
18.8
24.4
34.1
41.5
52.8
71.3
18.8
24.4
34.1
41.5
52.8
71.3

in.4
863
722
565
482
393
568
481
382
328
269
208
728
608
476
406
331
504
426
337
289
237
182
392
335
267
230
189
147

Axis X-X
S
r
in.3
108
90.2
70.6
60.2
49.1
71.0
60.1
47.8
41.0
33.6
26.0
104
86.9
68.0
58.0
47.3
72.0
60.9
48.1
41.3
33.9
26.0
56.0
47.9
38.1
32.9
27.0
21.0

in.
5.61
5.68
5.75
5.79
5.82
5.04
5.11
5.21
5.25
5.30
5.34
5.15
5.21
5.28
5.31
5.34
4.74
4.81
4.89
4.93
4.97
5.00
4.44
4.52
4.60
4.66
4.69
4.74

in.3
137
113
87.6
74.3
60.3
98.5
82.2
64.2
54.6
44.5
34.1
127
105
81.5
69.1
56.0
94.0
78.3
61.1
51.9
42.3
32.4
77.3
64.8
50.8
43.4
35.4
27.2

in.4
290
244
193
165
135
56.4
49.3
40.4
35.2
29.3
23.0
431
361
284
242
198
130
111
89.1
76.9
63.4
49.2
49.2
43.1
35.4
30.9
25.8
20.3

Axis Y-Y
S
r
in.3
72.5
61.0
48.2
41.2
33.8
28.2
24.6
20.2
17.6
14.6
11.5
86.2
72.2
56.8
48.4
39.6
43.3
37.0
29.7
25.6
21.1
16.4
24.6
21.6
17.7
15.4
12.9
10.2

in.
3.25
3.30
3.36
3.39
3.41
1.59
1.64
1.69
1.72
1.75
1.78
3.97
4.01
4.08
4.10
4.13
2.41
2.46
2.51
2.54
2.57
2.60
1.57
1.62
1.68
1.71
1.73
1.76

Z
in.3
84.1
69.7
54.2
46.0
37.4
34.2
29.0
23.0
19.8
16.2
12.5
101
83.6
64.8
55.0
44.6
51.2
42.9
33.6
28.7
23.4
18.0
30.0
25.5
20.3
17.4
14.3
11.1

Torsion
J
C
in.4
723
599
465
395
321
182
157
127
110
90.6
70.3
885
730
564
478
387
352
296
233
199
162
125
154
134
108
93.2
77.0
59.8

in.3
141
116
89.2
75.4
61.0
63.9
53.8
42.3
36.1
29.5
22.6
156
128
98.2
82.9
67.0
88.9
73.8
57.3
48.6
39.5
30.2
55.5
46.8
36.8
31.5
25.7
19.8

Surface
Area
ft2/ft
3.82
3.86
3.89
3.91
3.93
3.15
3.19
3.23
3.24
3.26
3.28
3.82
3.86
3.89
3.91
3.93
3.15
3.19
3.23
3.24
3.26
3.28
2.82
2.86
2.89
2.91
2.93
2.95

11

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF RECTANGULAR HSS


Shape
HSS12X10X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
HSS12X8X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS12X6X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS12X4X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS12X3-1/2X3/8
X5/16
HSS12X3X5/16
X1/4
X3/16

Design Wall Nominal


Area, A
Thickness, t
Wt
in.
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.375
0.313
0.313
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
69.27
53.00
44.60
36.03
76.33
62.46
47.90
40.35
32.63
24.73
67.82
55.66
42.79
36.10
29.23
22.18
59.32
48.85
37.69
31.84
25.82
19.63
36.41
30.78
29.72
24.12
18.35

in.2
20.4
15.6
13.1
10.6
22.4
18.4
14.1
11.9
9.59
7.29
19.9
16.4
12.6
10.6
8.59
6.54
17.4
14.4
11.1
9.37
7.59
5.8
10.7
9.06
8.75
7.09
5.41

b/t
16.4
23.5
28.7
36.8
9.20
12.4
18.1
22.4
28.8
39.4
6.00
8.40
12.8
16.0
20.8
28.7
2.80
4.40
7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1
6.13
7.98
6.38
8.80
12.8

h/t

20.4
28.8
35.1
44.8
15.6
20.4
28.8
35.1
44.8
60.6
15.6
20.4
28.8
35.1
44.8
60.6
15.6
20.4
28.8
35.1
44.8
60.6
28.8
35.1
35.1
44.8
60.6

in.4
419
330
282
230
419
353
279
239
196
151
338
287
228
196
161
125
257
221
178
153
127
98.4
165
143
132
109
85

Axis X-X
S
r
in.3
69.8
55.0
47.0
38.3
69.8
58.8
46.5
39.8
32.7
25.2
56.3
47.8
38.0
32.7
26.8
20.8
42.8
36.8
29.7
25.5
21.2
16.4
27.5
23.8
22.0
18.2
14.2

in.
4.53
4.60
4.64
4.66
4.32
4.38
4.45
4.48
4.52
4.55
4.12
4.18
4.25
4.30
4.33
4.37
3.84
3.92
4.00
4.04
4.09
4.12
3.93
3.97
3.88
3.92
3.96

in.3
83.9
65.2
55.3
44.9
87.1
72.4
56.5
48.0
39.1
29.9
72.9
60.9
47.7
40.7
33.2
25.5
58.6
49.4
39.0
33.4
27.3
21.0
36.8
31.6
29.7
24.4
18.8

in.4
316
249
213
174
221
188
149
128
105
81.3
112
96.0
77.3
66.7
55.2
42.9
42.0
37.0
30.5
26.7
22.3
17.5
22.4
19.7
13.8
11.7
9.30

Axis Y-Y
S
r
in.3
63.2
49.8
42.6
34.8
55.2
47.0
37.2
32.0
26.2
20.3
37.3
32.0
25.8
22.2
18.4
14.3
21.0
18.5
15.2
13.4
11.2
8.75
12.8
11.3
9.20
7.80
6.20

in.
3.94
4.00
4.03
4.05
3.14
3.20
3.25
3.28
3.31
3.34
2.37
2.42
2.48
2.51
2.53
2.56
1.55
1.60
1.66
1.69
1.71
1.74
1.45
1.47
1.26
1.28
1.31

Z
in.3
74.1
57.6
48.9
39.7
65.6
54.7
42.7
36.4
29.6
22.7
44.5
37.4
29.4
25.1
20.6
15.8
25.8
22.0
17.6
15.1
12.5
9.66
14.9
12.8
10.6
8.80
6.86

Torsion
J
C
in.4
581
450
381
309
481
401
312
265
216
165
286
241
190
162
132
102
127
110
89.0
77.0
63.6
49.4
68.3
59.4
43.7
36.5
28.7

in.3
109
83.7
70.8
57.2
104
85.8
66.3
56.1
45.5
34.7
75.5
62.8
48.8
41.5
33.7
25.8
47.0
39.8
31.4
26.9
22.0
16.9
27.0
23.2
19.5
16.1
12.5

Surface
Area
ft2/ft
3.52
3.56
3.58
3.60
3.15
3.19
3.23
3.24
3.26
3.28
2.82
2.86
2.89
2.91
2.93
2.95
2.49
2.52
2.56
2.58
2.60
2.61
2.48
2.49
2.41
2.43
2.45

12

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF RECTANGULAR HSS


Shape
HSS12X2X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS10X8X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS10X6X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS10X5X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS10X4X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16

Design Wall Nominal


Area, A
Thickness, t
Wt
in.
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
27.59
22.42
17.08
67.82
55.66
42.79
36.10
29.23
22.18
59.32
48.85
37.69
31.84
25.82
19.63
35.13
29.72
24.12
18.35
50.81
42.05
32.58
27.59
22.42
17.08

in.
8.12
6.59
5.03
19.9
16.4
12.6
10.6
8.59
6.54
17.4
14.4
11.1
9.37
7.59
5.78
10.3
8.75
7.09
5.41
14.9
12.4
9.58
8.12
6.59
5.03

b/t

h/t

35.1
44.8
60.6
12.4
16.4
23.5
28.7
36.8
50.0
12.4
16.4
23.5
28.7
36.8
50.0
23.5
28.7
36.8
50.0
12.4
16.4
23.5
28.7
36.8
50.0

in.4
111
92.2
72.2
266
226
180
154
127
98.1
211
181
145
125
103
80.0
128
110
91.2
70.9
156
136
110
95.6
79.3
61.9

3.19
4.80
7.44
9.20
12.4
18.1
22.4
28.8
39.4
6.00
8.40
12.8
16.0
20.8
28.7
10.1
12.8
16.8
23.4
2.80
4.40
7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1

Axis X-X
S
r
in.3
18.5
15.4
12.0
53.2
45.2
36.0
30.8
25.4
19.6
42.2
36.2
29.0
25.0
20.6
16.0
25.6
22.0
18.2
14.2
31.2
27.2
22.0
19.1
15.9
12.4

in.
3.70
3.74
3.79
3.66
3.71
3.78
3.81
3.85
3.87
3.48
3.55
3.61
3.65
3.68
3.72
3.53
3.55
3.59
3.62
3.24
3.31
3.39
3.43
3.47
3.51

in.3
26.1
21.4
16.6
65.9
55.1
43.1
36.8
30.0
23.0
54.2
45.6
35.9
30.7
25.1
19.3
32.3
27.7
22.7
17.5
42.5
36.1
28.7
24.6
20.2
15.6

in.4
5.33
4.62
3.77
187
160
127
110
90.2
69.8
93.6
80.9
65.4
56.6
46.9
36.5
42.9
37.3
31.1
24.3
34.8
30.8
25.5
22.4
18.8
14.8

Axis Y-Y
S
r

in.3
in.
in.3
5.33 0.810 6.39
4.62 0.837 5.38
3.77 0.866 4.25
46.8 3.07 56.4
40.0 3.12 47.2
31.8 3.17 37.0
27.5 3.22 31.6
22.6 3.24 25.8
17.4 3.27 19.8
31.2 2.32 37.7
27.0 2.37 31.9
21.8 2.43 25.2
18.9 2.46 21.6
15.6 2.49 17.7
12.2 2.51 13.6
17.2 2.04 19.9
14.9 2.06 17.0
12.4 2.09 14.0
9.72 2.12 10.8
17.4 1.53 21.6
15.4 1.58 18.5
12.8 1.63 14.9
11.2 1.66 12.8
9.40 1.69 10.6
7.40 1.72 8.22

Torsion
J
C
in.4
18.4
15.9
12.8
367
306
239
203
166
127
221
187
147
126
103
79.3
107
91.6
75.2
58.1
100
86.9
70.4
60.9
50.4
39.2

in.3
12.2
10.2
8.02
85.5
70.8
54.8
46.5
37.7
28.8
62.0
51.8
40.4
34.4
28.0
21.4
33.2
28.3
23.1
17.7
38.6
32.8
26.0
22.2
18.2
14.0

Surface
Area
ft2/ft
2.24
2.26
2.28
2.82
2.86
2.89
2.91
2.93
2.95
2.49
2.52
2.56
2.58
2.60
2.61
2.39
2.41
2.43
2.45
2.15
2.19
2.23
2.24
2.26
2.28

13

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF RECTANGULAR HSS


Shape
HSS10X3-1/2X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS10X3X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS10X2X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS9X7X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS9X5X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS9X3X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16

Design Wall Nominal


Area, A
Thickness, t
Wt
in.
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
40.34
31.31
26.53
21.57
16.44
30.03
25.46
20.72
15.80
27.48
23.34
19.02
14.53
59.32
48.85
37.69
31.84
25.82
19.63
50.81
42.05
32.58
27.59
22.42
17.08
35.24
27.48
23.34
19.02
14.53

in.2
11.9
9.20
7.81
6.34
4.84
8.83
7.49
6.09
4.66
8.08
6.87
5.59
4.28
17.4
14.4
11.1
9.37
7.59
5.78
14.9
12.4
9.58
8.12
6.59
5.03
10.4
8.08
6.87
5.59
4.28

b/t
3.40
6.13
7.98
10.8
15.4
4.80
6.38
8.80
12.8
2.13
3.19
4.80
7.44
7.60
10.4
15.5
19.2
24.8
34.0
4.40
6.40
10.1
12.8
16.8
23.4
2.40
4.80
6.38
8.80
12.8

h/t

16.4
23.5
28.7
36.8
50.0
23.5
28.7
36.8
50.0
23.5
28.7
36.8
50.0
10.8
14.4
20.8
25.6
32.8
44.7
10.8
14.4
20.8
25.6
32.8
44.7
14.4
20.8
25.6
32.8
44.7

in.4
124
102
88.2
73.4
57.4
92.8
80.9
67.4
52.8
75.4
66.2
55.6
43.8
183
157
126
108
89.4
69.4
139
121
97.8
84.7
70.3
54.8
84.5
69.9
61.1
51.1
40.2

Axis X-X
S
r
in.3
24.8
20.4
17.6
14.7
11.5
18.6
16.2
13.5
10.6
15.1
13.2
11.1
8.8
40.7
34.9
28.0
24.0
19.9
15.4
30.9
26.9
21.7
18.8
15.6
12.2
18.8
15.5
13.6
11.4
8.93

in.
3.23
3.33
3.36
3.40
3.44
3.24
3.29
3.33
3.37
3.05
3.10
3.15
3.20
3.24
3.30
3.37
3.40
3.43
3.47
3.05
3.12
3.20
3.23
3.27
3.30
2.85
2.94
2.98
3.02
3.06

in.3
33.7
26.9
23.1
19.0
14.7
25.1
21.6
17.8
13.8
21.5
18.6
15.4
11.9
51.0
42.9
33.8
28.9
23.6
18.2
40.5
34.4
27.3
23.4
19.3
14.9
25.9
20.9
18.0
14.9
11.6

in.4
22.3
18.7
16.5
13.9
11.0
13.0
11.5
9.79
7.82
4.87
4.43
3.85
3.15
123
106
85.2
73.6
60.8
47.3
54.1
47.4
38.9
33.9
28.2
22.1
13.7
11.7
10.4
8.85
7.07

Axis Y-Y
S
r
in.3
12.7
10.7
9.43
7.94
6.29
8.67
7.67
6.53
5.21
4.87
4.43
3.85
3.15
35.1
30.3
24.3
21.0
17.4
13.5
21.6
19.0
15.6
13.6
11.3
8.84
9.13
7.80
6.93
5.90
4.71

in.
1.37
1.43
1.45
1.48
1.51
1.21
1.24
1.27
1.30
0.776
0.803
0.830
0.858
2.66
2.71
2.77
2.80
2.83
2.86
1.91
1.96
2.02
2.04
2.07
2.10
1.15
1.20
1.23
1.26
1.29

Z
in.3
15.5
12.5
10.8
8.98
6.99
10.3
8.93
7.42
5.80
6.05
5.34
4.50
3.57
42.8
36.1
28.4
24.3
19.9
15.3
26.6
22.7
18.1
15.6
12.8
9.93
11.3
9.29
8.09
6.73
5.27

Torsion
J
C
in.4
66.2
54.3
47.3
39.3
30.7
39.8
34.9
29.3
23.0
16.5
14.9
12.8
10.4
248
209
164
140
114
87.9
135
115
92.2
79.3
65.2
50.4
41.6
34.9
30.6
25.6
20.2

in.3
28.0
22.4
19.2
15.8
12.2
18.7
16.2
13.3
10.3
11.5
10.1
8.47
6.66
65.8
54.8
42.7
36.2
29.5
22.5
44.9
37.8
29.7
25.4
20.7
15.9
20.8
16.8
14.5
12.0
9.29

Surface
Area
ft2/ft
2.11
2.14
2.16
2.18
2.20
2.06
2.08
2.10
2.11
1.89
1.91
1.93
1.95
2.49
2.52
2.56
2.58
2.60
2.61
2.15
2.19
2.23
2.24
2.26
2.28
1.86
1.89
1.91
1.93
1.95

14

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF RECTANGULAR HSS


Shape
HSS8X6X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS8X4X5/8
X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS8X3X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS8X2X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS7X5X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16

Design Wall Nominal


Area, A
Thickness, t
Wt
in.
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.625
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
50.81
42.05
32.58
27.59
22.42
17.08
42.30
35.24
27.48
23.34
19.02
14.53
31.84
24.93
21.21
17.32
13.25
22.37
19.08
15.62
11.97
35.24
27.48
23.34
19.02
14.53

in.
14.9
12.4
9.58
8.12
6.59
5.03
12.4
10.4
8.08
6.87
5.59
4.28
9.36
7.33
6.24
5.09
3.90
6.58
5.62
4.59
3.53
10.4
8.08
6.87
5.59
4.28

b/t

h/t

9.20
12.4
18.1
22.4
28.8
39.4
9.20
12.4
18.1
22.4
28.8
39.4
12.4
18.1
22.4
28.8
39.4
18.1
22.4
28.8
39.4
10.4
15.5
19.2
24.8
34.0

in.4
119
103
83.7
72.5
60.1
46.9
85.2
75.2
61.9
54.0
45.1
35.4
61.1
51.0
44.8
37.6
29.7
40.1
35.5
30.1
23.9
63.5
52.2
45.5
38.0
29.8

6.00
8.40
12.8
16.0
20.8
28.7
2.80
4.40
7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1
2.40
4.80
6.38
8.80
12.8
2.13
3.19
4.80
7.44
6.40
10.1
12.8
16.8
23.4

Axis X-X
S
r
in.3
29.8
25.8
20.9
18.1
15.0
11.7
21.3
18.8
15.5
13.5
11.3
8.85
15.3
12.8
11.2
9.40
7.42
10.0
8.88
7.52
5.98
18.1
14.9
13.0
10.9
8.51

in.
2.83
2.88
2.96
2.99
3.02
3.05
2.62
2.69
2.77
2.80
2.84
2.88
2.55
2.64
2.68
2.72
2.76
2.47
2.51
2.56
2.60
2.47
2.54
2.57
2.61
2.64

in.3
38.0
32.2
25.6
22.0
18.0
13.9
28.8
24.7
19.9
17.1
14.1
11.0
21.0
17.0
14.7
12.2
9.51
14.2
12.3
10.3
8.04
23.1
18.5
16.0
13.2
10.2

in.4
75.5
65.7
53.5
46.5
38.6
30.2
27.6
24.6
20.6
18.1
15.3
12.1
12.1
10.4
9.26
7.90
6.33
3.86
3.53
3.08
2.53
37.3
30.8
27.0
22.6
17.8

Axis Y-Y
S
r
in.3
25.2
21.9
17.8
15.5
12.9
10.1
13.8
12.3
10.3
9.05
7.65
6.05
8.07
6.93
6.17
5.27
4.22
3.86
3.53
3.08
2.53
14.9
12.3
10.8
9.04
7.12

in.
2.25
2.30
2.36
2.39
2.42
2.45
1.49
1.54
1.60
1.62
1.65
1.68
1.14
1.19
1.22
1.25
1.27
0.766
0.793
0.819
0.847
1.89
1.95
1.98
2.01
2.04

Z
in.3
31.0
26.4
21.0
18.0
14.8
11.4
17.3
15.0
12.2
10.5
8.72
6.79
10.1
8.31
7.25
6.05
4.74
4.83
4.28
3.63
2.89
18.2
14.6
12.6
10.4
8.12

Torsion
J
C
in.4
158
135
107
91.4
74.9
57.7
73.2
64.1
52.2
45.2
37.5
29.2
35.7
29.9
26.3
22.1
17.4
12.6
11.4
9.84
7.95
79.9
64.2
55.4
45.6
35.3

in.3
48.6
40.8
32.0
27.2
22.2
17.0
30.2
25.8
20.5
17.6
14.5
11.2
18.3
14.8
12.8
10.6
8.23
9.09
8.00
6.72
5.30
28.8
22.8
19.5
16.0
12.3

Surface
Area
ft2/ft
2.15
2.19
2.23
2.24
2.26
2.28
1.82
1.86
1.89
1.91
1.93
1.95
1.69
1.73
1.74
1.76
1.78
1.56
1.58
1.60
1.61
1.86
1.89
1.91
1.93
1.95

15

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF RECTANGULAR HSS


Shape
HSS7X4X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS7X3X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS7X2X1/4
3X16
HSS6X5X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS6X4X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS6X3X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16

Design Wall Nominal


Area, A
Thickness, t
Wt
in.
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
31.84
24.93
21.21
17.32
13.25
28.43
22.37
19.08
15.62
11.97
13.91
10.70
31.84
24.93
21.21
17.32
13.25
28.43
22.37
19.08
15.62
11.97
25.03
19.82
16.96
13.91
10.70

in.
9.36
7.33
6.24
5.09
3.90
8.36
6.58
5.62
4.59
3.53
4.09
3.15
9.36
7.33
6.24
5.09
3.90
8.36
6.58
5.62
4.59
3.53
7.36
5.83
4.99
4.09
3.15

b/t

h/t

10.4
15.5
19.2
24.8
34.0
10.4
15.5
19.2
24.8
34.0
24.8
34.0
8.40
12.8
16.0
20.8
28.7
8.40
12.8
16.0
20.8
28.7
8.40
12.8
16.0
20.8
28.7

in.4
52.9
44.0
38.5
32.3
25.5
42.3
35.7
31.5
26.6
21.1
20.9
16.7
43.0
35.7
31.3
26.2
20.7
35.4
29.7
26.2
22.1
17.5
27.8
23.8
21.1
17.9
14.3

4.40
7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1
2.40
4.80
6.38
8.80
12.8
4.80
7.44
6.40
10.1
12.8
16.8
23.4
4.40
7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1
2.40
4.80
6.38
8.80
12.8

Axis X-X
S
r
in.3
15.1
12.6
11.0
9.23
7.29
12.1
10.2
9.00
7.60
6.03
5.97
4.77
14.3
11.9
10.4
8.73
6.90
11.8
9.9
8.73
7.37
5.83
9.27
7.93
7.03
5.97
4.77

in.
2.38
2.45
2.48
2.52
2.56
2.25
2.33
2.37
2.41
2.44
2.26
2.30
2.14
2.21
2.24
2.27
2.30
2.06
2.12
2.16
2.19
2.23
1.94
2.02
2.06
2.09
2.13

in.3
19.8
16.0
13.9
11.5
8.93
16.6
13.5
11.8
9.8
7.65
8.10
6.37
18.1
14.7
12.7
10.5
8.17
15.4
12.5
10.9
9.06
7.07
12.6
10.4
9.12
7.62
5.98

in.4
21.6
18.1
16.0
13.5
10.7
10.5
9.10
8.13
6.95
5.58
2.70
2.22
32.2
26.8
23.5
19.8
15.6
18.5
15.7
13.9
11.7
9.34
8.96
7.80
6.99
6.00
4.84

Axis Y-Y
S
r

in.3
in.
in.3
10.8 1.52 13.3
9.05 1.57 10.8
8.00 1.60 9.37
6.75 1.63 7.78
5.35 1.66 6.07
7.00 1.12 8.84
6.07 1.18 7.32
5.42 1.20 6.41
4.63 1.23 5.36
3.72 1.26 4.21
2.70 0.812 3.19
2.22 0.840 2.54
12.9 1.85 16.0
10.7 1.91 12.9
9.40 1.94 11.2
7.92 1.97 9.26
6.24 2.00 7.21
9.25 1.49 11.5
7.85 1.54 9.44
6.95 1.57 8.22
5.85 1.60 6.84
4.67 1.63 5.36
5.97 1.10 7.59
5.20 1.16 6.34
4.66 1.18 5.56
4.00 1.21 4.67
3.23 1.24 3.69

Torsion
J
C
in.4
53.0
43.3
37.6
31.2
24.3
29.8
25.1
22.1
18.5
14.6
8.36
6.76
62.9
50.9
44.0
36.3
28.2
42.1
34.6
30.1
25.0
19.6
23.9
20.3
17.9
15.1
11.9

in.3
22.3
17.8
15.3
12.6
9.74
15.8
12.8
11.1
9.22
7.18
5.85
4.62
24.3
19.3
16.6
13.6
10.5
18.8
15.1
13.0
10.7
8.30
13.3
10.9
9.45
7.85
6.12

Surface
Area
ft2/ft
1.69
1.73
1.74
1.76
1.78
1.52
1.56
1.58
1.60
1.61
1.43
1.45
1.69
1.73
1.74
1.76
1.78
1.52
1.56
1.58
1.60
1.61
1.36
1.39
1.41
1.43
1.45

16

DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF RECTANGULAR HSS


Shape
HSS6X2X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS5X4X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS5X3X1/2
X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS5X2-1/2X1/4
X3/16
HSS5X2X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS4X3X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS4X2-1/2X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16

Design Wall Nominal


Area, A
Thickness, t
Wt
in.
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.500
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.250
0.188
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188

lb/ft
17.27
14.83
12.21
9.42
25.03
19.82
16.96
13.91
10.70
21.63
17.27
14.83
12.21
9.42
11.36
8.78
14.72
12.70
10.51
8.15
14.72
12.70
10.51
8.15
13.44
11.64
9.66
7.51

in.2
5.08
4.36
3.59
2.78
7.36
5.83
4.99
4.09
3.15
6.36
5.08
4.36
3.59
2.78
3.34
2.59
4.33
3.74
3.09
2.40
4.33
3.74
3.09
2.40
3.95
3.42
2.84
2.21

b/t
2.13
3.19
4.80
7.44
4.40
7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1
2.40
4.80
6.38
8.80
12.8
6.80
10.1
2.13
3.19
4.80
7.44
4.80
6.38
8.80
12.8
3.47
4.79
6.80
10.1

h/t

12.8
16.0
20.8
28.7
6.40
10.1
12.8
16.8
23.4
6.40
10.1
12.8
16.8
23.4
16.8
23.4
10.1
12.8
16.8
23.4
7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1
7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1

in.4
17.8
16.1
13.8
11.1
22.0
18.8
16.6
14.1
11.3
16.9
14.7
13.2
11.3
9.08
9.9
7.99
10.72
9.76
8.48
6.90
8.23
7.46
6.46
5.24
7.00
6.39
5.58
4.56

Axis X-X
S
r
in.3
5.93
5.37
4.60
3.70
8.80
7.52
6.64
5.64
4.52
6.76
5.88
5.28
4.52
3.63
3.96
3.20
4.29
3.90
3.39
2.76
4.12
3.73
3.23
2.62
3.50
3.20
2.79
2.28

in.
1.87
1.92
1.96
2.00
1.73
1.80
1.82
1.86
1.89
1.63
1.70
1.74
1.77
1.81
1.72
1.76
1.57
1.62
1.66
1.70
1.38
1.41
1.45
1.48
1.33
1.37
1.40
1.44

in.3
8.33
7.34
6.18
4.89
11.5
9.44
8.25
6.89
5.40
9.20
7.71
6.78
5.70
4.50
5.11
4.05
5.98
5.31
4.51
3.59
5.36
4.75
4.03
3.21
4.68
4.18
3.56
2.85

in.4
2.85
2.62
2.31
1.91
15.4
13.2
11.7
10.0
7.98
7.37
6.50
5.86
5.05
4.09
3.28
2.69
2.35
2.17
1.93
1.60
5.19
4.72
4.11
3.35
3.27
3.01
2.65
2.18

Axis Y-Y
S
r
in.3
2.85
2.62
2.31
1.91
7.70
6.60
5.85
5.00
3.99
4.91
4.33
3.91
3.37
2.73
2.62
2.15
2.35
2.17
1.93
1.60
3.46
3.15
2.74
2.23
2.62
2.41
2.12
1.74

in.
0.749
0.775
0.802
0.829
1.45
1.50
1.53
1.56
1.59
1.08
1.13
1.16
1.19
1.21
0.991
1.02
0.737
0.762
0.790
0.816
1.09
1.12
1.15
1.18
0.910
0.938
0.966
0.993

Z
in.3
3.61
3.23
2.75
2.20
9.77
8.08
7.06
5.90
4.64
6.34
5.35
4.72
3.98
3.16
3.12
2.49
3.00
2.70
2.32
1.86
4.37
3.88
3.30
2.63
3.33
2.99
2.56
2.05

Torsion
J
C
in.4
8.72
7.94
6.88
5.58
31.7
26.3
22.9
19.1
15.0
18.2
15.6
13.8
11.7
9.23
8.36
6.68
6.82
6.24
5.43
4.41
11.1
9.90
8.41
6.68
7.86
7.09
6.09
4.89

in.3
6.65
5.89
4.97
3.93
15.3
12.4
10.7
8.85
6.87
10.8
8.90
7.77
6.47
5.06
5.28
4.16
5.43
4.83
4.10
3.25
6.93
6.08
5.10
4.00
5.57
4.93
4.16
3.29

Surface
Area
ft2/ft
1.23
1.24
1.26
1.28
1.36
1.39
1.41
1.43
1.45
1.19
1.23
1.24
1.26
1.28
1.18
1.20
1.06
1.08
1.10
1.11
1.06
1.08
1.10
1.11
0.976
0.994
1.01
1.03

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DIMENSIONS AND SECTION PROPERTIES OF RECTANGULAR HSS


Shape
HSS4X2X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS3-1/2X2-1/2X3/8
X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS3-1/2X2X1/4
X3/16
HSS3-1/2X1-1/2X1/4
X3/16
HSS3X2-1/2X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS3X2X5/16
X1/4
X3/16
HSS3X1-1/2X1/4
X3/16
HSS3X1X3/16
HSS2-1/2X2X1/4
X3/16
HSS2-1/2X1-1/2X1/4
HSS2-1/2X1-1/2X3/16
HSS2-1/2X1X3/16
HSS2-1/4X2X3/16
HSS2X1-1/2X3/16
HSS2X1X3/16

Design Wall Nominal


Area, A
Thickness, t
Wt
in.
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.375
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.250
0.188
0.250
0.188
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.313
0.250
0.188
0.250
0.188
0.188
0.250
0.188
0.250
0.188
0.188
0.188
0.188
0.188

lb/ft
12.17
10.58
8.81
6.87
12.17
10.58
8.81
6.87
7.96
6.23
7.11
5.59
9.51
7.96
6.23
8.45
7.11
5.59
6.26
4.96
4.32
6.26
4.96
5.41
4.32
3.68
4.64
3.68
3.04

in.
3.58
3.11
2.59
2.02
3.58
3.11
2.59
2.02
2.34
1.84
2.09
1.65
2.80
2.34
1.84
2.49
2.09
1.65
1.84
1.46
1.27
1.84
1.46
1.59
1.27
1.08
1.37
1.08
0.896

b/t

Axis X-X
S
r

h/t

7.47
9.58
12.8
18.1
6.13
7.98
10.8
15.4
10.8
15.4
10.8
15.4
6.38
8.80
12.8
6.38
8.80
12.8
8.80
12.8
12.8
6.80
10.1
6.80
10.1
10.1
8.77
7.44
7.44

in.
5.76
5.33
4.70
3.88
4.90
4.51
3.97
3.27
3.31
2.75
2.65
2.24
3.02
2.68
2.23
2.45
2.21
1.86
1.74
1.49
1.12
1.38
1.17
1.06
0.923
0.671
0.901
0.515
0.360

2.13
3.19
4.80
7.44
3.47
4.79
6.80
10.1
4.80
7.44
2.80
4.78
4.79
6.80
10.1
3.19
4.80
7.44
2.80
4.78
2.12
4.80
7.44
2.80
4.78
2.12
7.44
4.78
2.12

in.
2.88
2.66
2.35
1.94
2.80
2.58
2.27
1.87
1.89
1.57
1.51
1.28
2.01
1.79
1.49
1.63
1.47
1.24
1.16
0.993
0.747
1.10
0.936
0.848
0.738
0.537
0.801
0.515
0.360
3

in.
1.27
1.31
1.35
1.39
1.17
1.20
1.24
1.27
1.19
1.22
1.13
1.17
1.04
1.07
1.10
0.992
1.03
1.06
0.972
1.01
0.939
0.866
0.895
0.816
0.853
0.788
0.811
0.691
0.634

Axis Y-Y
S
r

in.
4.00
3.60
3.09
2.49
3.74
3.36
2.88
2.32
2.48
2.01
2.07
1.70
2.62
2.27
1.84
2.20
1.92
1.57
1.58
1.31
1.04
1.43
1.18
1.15
0.965
0.748
1.01
0.671
0.501
3

in.
1.84
1.72
1.54
1.29
2.84
2.63
2.33
1.93
1.35
1.13
0.659
0.569
2.26
2.01
1.68
1.27
1.15
0.980
0.560
0.488
0.178
0.962
0.825
0.461
0.407
0.147
0.748
0.325
0.115
4

in.
1.84
1.72
1.54
1.29
2.27
2.10
1.86
1.54
1.35
1.13
0.879
0.759
1.81
1.61
1.34
1.27
1.15
0.980
0.747
0.651
0.356
0.962
0.825
0.615
0.543
0.294
0.748
0.433
0.230
3

in.
0.717
0.744
0.771
0.799
0.891
0.920
0.948
0.977
0.760
0.784
0.562
0.587
0.898
0.927
0.956
0.714
0.742
0.771
0.552
0.578
0.374
0.723
0.752
0.538
0.566
0.369
0.739
0.549
0.358

Z
in.3
2.39
2.17
1.88
1.52
2.94
2.64
2.28
1.83
1.66
1.35
1.11
0.917
2.30
1.99
1.62
1.64
1.44
1.18
0.949
0.794
0.452
1.22
1.01
0.793
0.670
0.376
0.927
0.547
0.300

Torsion
J
C
in.4
4.97
4.58
4.01
3.27
6.38
5.79
4.99
4.02
3.31
2.71
1.86
1.57
4.53
3.93
3.19
2.97
2.63
2.17
1.50
1.27
0.546
1.98
1.64
1.14
0.977
0.427
1.39
0.696
0.311

in.3
4.21
3.78
3.22
2.57
4.78
4.24
3.60
2.85
2.78
2.23
1.97
1.61
3.56
3.03
2.42
2.72
2.35
1.89
1.66
1.36
0.833
1.91
1.55
1.35
1.11
0.680
1.38
0.868
0.528

Surface
Area
ft2/ft
0.893
0.910
0.928
0.946
0.893
0.910
0.928
0.946
0.845
0.863
0.762
0.780
0.827
0.845
0.863
0.744
0.762
0.780
0.678
0.696
0.613
0.678
0.696
0.595
0.613
0.530
0.655
0.530
0.446

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