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Stainless Steel Rectangular Tube
Stainless Steel Rectangular Tube is widely used for all types of fabrication projects where lightweight material, medium strength and corrosion resistance is of importance. This extrusion is used in many applications including; handrails, barriers, framework, support columns, fencing and more.
Aluminium Warehouse also offers a cutting service for your Rectangular Tube to help achieve the size you need.
About Stainless Steel Rectangular Tubing
A stainless steel rectangle tube is a hollow length of steel. In the industry, it has names like a flat square tube or simply flat tube.
Rectangular steel tubing is a section of walled steel pipe. As the leading provider of rectangular steel tubing in the UK, our products have cold or hot rolled strip steel as the base material. We also employ cold bending processes and high-frequency welding to form a solid stainless steel rectangular hollow section.
Our unique manufacturing process means our rectangular steel tubing has a thick wall and fantastic resistance. We offer this high-level quality across all rectangular steel tube dimensions.
Applications of Rectangular Steel Tubing
Due to the unique mechanical properties and by virtue of its shape, a stainless steel rectangular tube is great for transporting fluids like:
Our stainless steel rectangular tube has great bending resistance and torsional strength. These characteristics are useful in manufacturing mechanical parts and structures.
Frequently Asked Questions
Here’s what you need to know:
What Sizes Does Rectangular Tubing Come In?
Our rectangular steel tubing comes in different sizes for varied applications. We offer cutting services to meet different dimensions on request.
What is Rectangular Tubing Called?
Rectangular tubing is also called box section or tube steel. In engineering terms, we refer to rectangular tubing as HSS or hollow structural sections.
How Strong is Rectangular Tubing?
Rectangular tubing is a strong, resilient and durable construction material. If made from A36 carbon steel, it can withstand yield stress of up to 36,000 psi.
What is Stronger — Square or Rectangle Tubing?
Rectangular tubing is stronger than square tubing for loads in any weight class and any direction.