Industrial Handrail System - Load tables

The table below shows the spacing of various type of 1100 mm high handrail standards to achieve required loadings for various codes of practice.

Handrail standard Handrail Horizontal Design Load
    0.22 kN/m 0.36 kN/m 0.50 kN/m 0.74 kN/m 0.74 kN/m
Tubular
33.7 mm o.d. x 3.0mm 33.7 mm o.d. 1650 mm 1075 mm 750 mm - -
42.4 mm o.d. x 3.0mm 33.7 mm o.d. 2000 mm 1850 mm 1450 mm 1050 mm -
42.4 mm o.d. x 3.0mm 42.4 mm o.d. 2000 mm 1900 mm 1500 mm 1100 mm -
48.3 mm o.d. x 3.0mm 42.4 mm o.d. 2000 mm 2000 mm 2000 mm 1500 mm 1200 mm
48.3 mm o.d. x 4.0mm 42.4 mm o.d. 2000 mm 2000 mm 2000 mm 1700 mm 1400 mm
60.3 mm o.d. x 4.0mm 48.3 mm o.d. 2000 mm 2000 mm 2000 mm 2000 mm 1800 mm
Solid
32 mm o.d. 33.7 mm o.d. 2000 mm 1350 mm 1100 mm - -
38 mm o.d. 42.4 mm o.d. 2000 mm 2000 mm 1800 mm 1400 mm 1100 mm
40 mm o.d. 42.4 mm o.d. 2000 mm 2000 mm 2000 mm 1650 mm 1250 mm

Loads  are  unfactored – please  contact  our  Technical Department  should  safety  factored  loading  be  required.

 

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