WT5x56 Dimensions

The steel beam dimensions for the WT5x56 section can be seen in the table. The depth of the section is 5.68 in. The width of the section is 10.4 in.

10.4 in5.68 in1.25 in0.755 in
Dimension Value
Depth 5.68 in
Top Width 10.4 in
Top Thickness 1.25 in
Web Thickness 0.755 in
Fillet Radius 0.625 in

WT5x56 Section Properties

The WT5x56 section has an area of 16.5in2. The below table outlines the WT5x56 section properties including the torsion constant as well as moment of inertia and plastic modulus properties.

A J Iyp Izp Alpha Cy Cz Iw Plastic Mod Yp Plastic Mod Xp
16.5 in2 7.5 in4 118 in4 28.6 in4 0 deg 4.47 in 0 in 16.9 in6 34.6 in3 13.4 in3

Materials and Design Standards WT5x56

This section is typically designed using the design standard AISC 360-16 LRFD and is manufactured using a hot rolled process as it is a steel section.

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