How strong are hanger rods?

November 2, 2010

The strength of the hanger rod is dependent upon its diameter. The smallest standard rod diameter for Piping Technology is .5 inch with a load capacity of 1,350 lb. and the largest with a 3 inch diameter and a load capacity of 60,100 lb.

Hanger Rods
Hanger Rods

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What is an eye rod?

An eye rod is a hanger rod where the lower section consists of either a formed portion (to form an “eye”) of the rod or a welded pad (to form an “eye”) with a hole to attach to bolts or pins.

240 Welded Eye Rods for an Ammonia Plant
240 PT&P Figure 110 Welded Eye Rods