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Pipe shoes and pipe guides are available in a variety of designs. Slide plates may be included on the pipe shoes for smooth sliding. Custom pipe shoes and anchors can be designed to meet your specific design requirements.

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    General Dimensions & Specifications

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    Fig. 98-Support: T-Bar Without Cradle, With Slide Plate

    Fig. 98-Support: T-Bar Without Cradle, With Slide Plate

    MATERIAL: Carbon steel
    FINISH: Painted or hot dipped galvanized.
    OPTIONS: Modifications in the dimensions A, B, C, and the slide plate material (PTFE, 25% glass filled or graphite) available upon request.
    ORDERING: Specify figure number, pipe size, description, type, quantity, finish and slide plate material.
    ALLOWABLE LOADS: The allowable vertical loads depend upon the pipe pressure and wall thickness.
    BONDING: Graphite slide plates are usually bonded. For high temperature service above 500°F specify bonded and bolted construction.

    PIPE SIZEABCDAPPROX.WEIGHT lbs. per ea.
    1/24  7/16412512.0
    3/44  1/2412512.0
    14 11/16412512.0
    1 1/44  13/16412512.0
    1 1/24  15/16412512.0
    25  3/16412512.0
    2 1/25  7/16412512.0
    35  3/4412512.0
    3 1/26412512.0
    46  1/4412512.0
    56  13/16412512.0
    67  5/16412515.5

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    Fig. 100-Support: T-Bar Cradle Support & Structural Anchor

    Fig100

    MATERIAL: Carbon steel
    FINISH: Painted or hot dipped galvanized.
    OPTIONS: Modifications in the dimensions A & B are available upon request.
    ORDERING: Specify figure number, pipe size, description, type, quantity, finish and slide plate material.
    ALLOWABLE LOADS: The allowable vertical load depends upon the pipe pressure and wall thickness.

    PIPE SIZEABMAX ANCHOR FORCE (lb.)APPROX.WEIGHT
    (lb. per ea.)
    25  3/16412,0008.0
    35  3/4415,0008.0
    46  1/4418,0008.0
    67  5/16418,00012.0
    88  5/16424,00012.3
    109  3/8429,00012.3
    1210  3/8430,00014.0
    1411434,00017.2
    1612438,00018.2
    1813741,00027.2
    2014741,00028.0
    2416747,00030.4

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    Fig. 200-Support: T-Bar Cradle Support With Bonded/Bolted Slide Plates

    Fig. 200-Support: T-Bar Cradle Support With Bonded/Bolted Slide Plates

    MATERIAL: Carbon steel
    FINISH: Painted or hot dipped galvanized.
    OPTIONS: Modifications in the dimensions A, B, C, D, and the slide plate material (PTFE, 25% glass filled or graphite) available upon request.
    ORDERING: Specify figure number, pipe size, description, type, quantity, finish and slide plate material.
    ALLOWABLE LOADS: The allowable vertical loads depend upon the pipe pressure and wall thickness.
    BONDING: Graphite slide plates are usually bonded. For high temperature service above 500°F specify bolted construction.
    NOTE:
     Optional bolted base plate, specify Fig. 201.
     For upper graphite slide material to be of bolted design, specify Fig. 200 base plate or Fig. 201 base plate (see below).

    PIPE SIZEABCDAPPROX. WEIGHT lbs. per ea.
    25  3/16412512.0
    35  3/4412512.0
    46  1/4412512.0
    67  5/16412515.5
    88  5/16412516.0
    109  3/8412517.0
    1210  3/8412517.7
    1411412521.0
    1612412522.0
    18137155 1/233.0
    20147155 1/234.0
    24167155 1/236.0

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    Fig. 300-Support: T-Bar Cradle Support With Guide & Slide Plates

    300-Support: T-Bar Cradle Support With Guide & Slide Plates

    MATERIAL: Carbon steel
    FINISH: Painted or hot dipped galvanized.
    OPTIONS: Modifications in the dimensions A, B, C, D and the slide plate material (PTFE, 25% glass filled or graphite) available upon request.
    ORDERING: Specify figure number, pipe size, description, type, quantity, finish and slide plate material.
    ALLOWABLE LOADS: The allowable vertical loads depend upon the pipe pressure and wall thickness.
    BONDING: Graphite slide plates are usually bonded. For high temperature service above 500°F specify bolted construction.
    NOTE:
     Optional bolted base plate, specify Fig. 301.
     For upper graphite slide material to be of bolted design, specify Fig. 300 base plate or Fig. 301 base plate (see below).

    PIPE SIZEACDFAPPROX.
    WEIGHT lbs. per ea.
    25  3/1647  1/4516.3
    35  3/447  1/4516.3
    46  1/447  1/4516.3
    67  5/1647  1/4517.6
    88  5/1647  1/4518.2
    109  3/847  1/4519.0
    1210  3/847  1/4519.7
    141147  1/4523.0
    161247  1/4524.0
    1813710  3/45 1/239.0
    2014710  3/45 1/240.0
    2416711  1/45 1/242.0

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    Fig. 400-Support: Double T-Bar Cradle Support & Structural Anchor

    Fig400

    MATERIAL: Carbon steel
    FINISH: Painted or hot dipped galvanized.
    OPTIONS: Modifications in the dimensions A, B, C, D, and the slide plate material (PTFE, 25% glass filled or graphite) available upon request.
    ORDERING: Specify figure number, pipe size, description, type, quantity, finish and slide plate material.
    ALLOWABLE LOADS: The allowable vertical loads depend upon the pipe pressure and wall thickness.

    PIPE SIZEABMAX. ANCHOR FORCE (lb.)APPROX. WEIGHT
    (lb. per each)
    67  5/16411,00013.0
    88  5/165  1/219,00021.0
    109  3/86  1/219,00023.0
    1210  3/87  1/219,00025.0
    14118  1/219,00026.0
    16121026,00028.0
    18131126,00038.0
    20141226,00040.0
    241614  1/435,00057.0
    301917  1/242,00077.0
    362220  1/242,00087.0
    422523  1/242,000100.0

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    Fig. 500-Support: Double T-Bar Cradle Support With Bonded/Bolted Slide Plates

    Fig. 500-Support: Double T-Bar Cradle Support With Bonded/Bolted Slide Plates

    MATERIAL: Carbon steel
    FINISH: Painted or hot dipped galvanized.
    OPTIONS: Modifications in the dimensions A, B, C, D, and the slide plate material (PTFE, 25% glass filled or graphite) available upon request.
    ORDERING: Specify figure number, pipe size, description, type, quantity, finish and slide plate material.
    ALLOWABLE LOADS: The allowable vertical loads depend upon the pipe pressure and wall thickness.
    NOTE:
     Optional bolted base plate, specify Fig. 501.
     For upper graphite slide material to be of bolted design, specify Fig. 500 base plate or Fig. 501 base plate (see below).

    PIPE SIZEABCDAPPROX.
    WEIGHT lbs. per each
    67  5/16412517.0
    88  5/165  1/212525.0
    109  3/86  1/218529.0
    1210  3/87  1/218531.0
    14118  1/218532.0
    16121018533.0
    181311215  1/245.0
    201412215  1/247.0
    241614  1/4245  1/265.0
    301917  1/2285  1/287.0
    362220  1/2305  1/297.0
    422523  1/2365  1/2112.0

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    Fig. 600-Support: Double T-Bar Cradle Support With Guide & Slide Plates

    Fig. 600-Support: Double T-Bar Cradle Support With Guide & Slide Plates

    MATERIAL: Carbon steel
    FINISH: Painted or hot dipped galvanized.
    OPTIONS: Modifications in the dimensions A, B, C, D, and the slide plate material (PTFE, 25% glass filled or graphite) available upon request.
    ORDERING: Specify figure number, pipe size, description, type, quantity, finish and slide plate material.
    ALLOWABLE LOADS: The allowable vertical loads depend upon the pipe pressure and wall thickness.
    BONDING: Graphite slide plates are usually bonded. For high temperature service above 500°F specify bolted construction.
    NOTE:
     Optional bolted base plate, specify Fig. 601.
     For upper graphite slide material to be of bolted design, specify Fig. 600 base plate or Fig. 601 base plate (see below).

    PIPE SIZEABCDAPPROX.
    WEIGHT lbs. per each
    67  5/165  1/28  3/4519
    88  5/166  3/410528
    109  3/87  3/711530
    1210  3/88  3/712532
    14119  3/413534
    16121114  1/4536
    18131215  3/45  1/249
    20141316  3/45  1/253
    241615  1/419  1/25  1/271
    301918  1/222  3/45  1/293
    362221  1/225  3/45  1/2104
    422524  1/228  3/45  1/2119
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