Technical Information & Specs Provided by Mercer Metals

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Calculation Tools Provided by Mercer Metals

Technical Data & Specifications

Formulas and calculative tools are useful for determining materials for any job. Mercer Metals has compiled some essential tables and charts that should assist with any technical inquiry. The following tools are available now: Gage Chart, Hardness Conversion Table for Carbon & Alloy Steel, How to Calculate Rough Tube Sizes, Recommended Clean Up for Machining Allowances, Chamber Allowances, How to calculate Weight Per Foot, Barlows Formula, Specifications for Aluminum Products, Specifications for Stainless Steel Tubing, and Specifications for Alloy Tubing.

Gage Chart

Gage Chart

This useful tool, provided by Mercer Metals, converts gage sizes to decimal format for easy calculation.
View PDF – Gage Chart

Hardness Conversion Table for Carbon & Alloy Steel

Hardness Conversion Table for Carbon & Alloy Steel

This useful tool, provided by Mercer Metals, uses Rockwell Hardness Numbers to determine tensile strength.
View PDF – Hardness Conversion Table for Carbon & Alloy Steel

How to Calculate Rough Tube Sizes

How to Calculate Rough Tube Sizes

Calculate rough tube sizes for finished machined part dimensions up to 8″ and higher (ID and OD included).
View PDF – How to Calculate Rough Tube Sizes

Recommended Cleanup or Machining Allowances

Recommended Cleanup or Machining Allowances

Recommended cleanup or machining allowances for hot rolled and cold drawn steel tubing.
View PDF – Recommended Cleanup or Machining Allowances

Camber Allowance

Camber Allowance

Outside and inside diameter camber allowances chart for materials 6″ to 48″ in length.
View PDF – Camber Allowance

How to Calculate Weight Per Foot

How to Calculate Weight Per Foot

Calculate weight per foot for steel, aluminum, copper and brass tubing (rectangular, square & round).
View PDF – How to Calculate Weight Per Foot

Barlows Formula

Barlows Formula

Barlows Formula – Theoretical bursting pressure for tubes.
View PDF – Barlows Formula

Specifications for Aluminum Products

Specifications for Aluminum Products

A complete list of specifications for aluminum products.
View PDF – Specifications for Aluminum Products

Specifications for Stainless Steel Tubing

Specifications for Stainless Steel Tubing

A complete list of specifications for stainless steel tubing
View PDF – Specifications for Stainless Steel Tubing

Specifications for Alloy Tubing

Specifications for Alloy Tubing

A complete list of specifications for alloy tubing.
View PDF – Specifications for Alloy Tubing

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