MC8x8.5 Dimensions

The steel beam dimensions for the MC8x8.5 section can be seen in the table. The depth of the section is 8 in. The width of the section is 1.87 in.

Dimension Value
Depth 8 in
Top Width 1.87 in
Top Thickness 0.311 in
Bottom Width 1.87 in
Bottom Thickness 0.311 in
Web Thickness 0.179 in
Fillet Radius 0.502 in

MC8x8.5 Section Properties

The MC8x8.5 section has an area of 2.5in2. The below table outlines the MC8x8.5 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
2.5 in2 0.06 in4 0.62 in4 23.3 in4 0 deg 0 in 0.43 in 8.21 in6 0.88 in3 6.95 in3

Materials and Design Standards MC8x8.5

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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