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Independence Tube Guard-Rail tubing is made from an exclusive chemical composition to provide a tube with excellent compression qualities, torsion resistance, uniform tolerances plus pleasing appearance and high strength-to-weight ratio. The galvanized coated type tubing adheres to the additional stringent requirements as specified by the various domestic departments of transportation.
Guard-Rail is used for highway median barriers, bridge rail and guard rails, and is manufactured to the dimensional tolerances of ASTM A500.
The chemical composition of this material will be in accordance with ASTM A242 Type1 or A588.
|Yield Strength||50,000 min psi|
|Tensile Strength||62,000 min psi|
|Elongation in 2"||21% min|
To simplify installation, repair, or service, all Independence Tube Guard-Rail is steel stamped on the outside of the tube. The tube is stamped with our heat identification code and logo within every 1.2 meters. The stamp is deep enough for identification after galvanizing.
Available Size Range
Independence Tube is currently manufacturing Guard-Rail sizes from 3-1/2" square through 10" square and the standard rectangular sections. Wall thicknesses from 3/16" through 5/16". Inquire with your Independence Tube Representative for other available sizes.
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