Steel beams, angles, channels etc are rolled into pre-determined sizes described in various manuals and publications.
steelsize.com is an interactive library of these shapes and sizes.
This site has the following features.
section profiles / sizes are displayed to exact scale
registered users (YES ITS FREE!) can switch ON or OFF the following information (using view controls):
scale section up or down on screen
create material lists and download in PDF format
download steel section sizes in the following formats:
DXF AutoCad drawing file
PDF document file
JPG image file
add / modify sections in the library, please see add/edit
Please note that the library is running steel sizes from BS 4-1:2005 only. until November 2010 (due to extensive testing)
further British and then Canadian sections follow from November 2010 Further sections follow during 2011 (so check back soon), thanks for your patience, any queries, please use our contact or feedback forms