Structural Steel Tubing can be used for a variety of mechanical purposes. Welded tubing is also known as "HSS", which stands for Hollow Structural Sections. HSS is high-strength welded steel tubing produced to serve as structural elements in buildings and other structures and in a wide variety of manufactured products. It is produced in round, square and rectangular shapes to meet design requirements.
In recent years, steel tubing has experienced significant growth. Its flexibility has opened up exciting new design concepts. Steel tub can be used in constructing almost everything.
Uses for Steel Tubing
- All types of buildings (commercial, industrial, institutional, residential)
- Support columns and trusses
- Highway guardrails and signage
- Construction, agricultural and industrial equipment
- Bridges and walkways
- Stairs and handrails
- Rack and storage systems
- Exercise equipment
- Sign/Lamp posts
Benefits of Structural Steel Tubing
Round, square and rectangular steel tubing lend themselves well to the visual aspect of constructing buildings and other structures. HSS allows the structural tubing to have a consistent shape, size and strength making it a predictable, easy material to work with. Steel tubing can be bent, formed, punched and drilled deeming it a quality product for almost any construction site. Structural tubing is also fire resistant, does not warp, twist, split, swell or shrink. Unlike wood, it resists dry rot and mildew as well as termites and carpenter ants.
Metal tubing can come in many different shapes and lot sizes. Whether you need prime or surplus steel, a small quantity or a truckload, at C Henry Steel we specialize in all types of steel tubing sales. We carry all sorts of metal tubes from rectangular tubing to metal square tubing and carbon steel tubing. Let us be your steel tubing supplier.
Our inventory changes almost daily. Call us today for your steel tube needs at (877) 612-3400.