Melton Classics Incorporated

Hand Crafted, Classically Inspired Architectural Columns, Balustrades & Details

FiberFlute Classicâ„¢ Fluted FiberGlass Columns Load Values & Plan Types

FULL COLUMN LOADING RECOMMENDATIONS
DIAMETER LOAD IN POUNDS
14″ 8,000
16″ 10,000
18″ 12,000
20″ 13,000
22″ 13,500
24″ 14,000
26″ 14,250
28″ 14,500
30″ 15,000
36″ 16,000

Recommended load values apply to full columns installed according to Melton Classics installation instructions. Split columns and pilasters are non-load bearing. Load is to be applied concentrically through the axis of column shaft. Loads valid only if applied uniformly between full area of column shaft ends. Loads are provided as a convenience and not an exact value.

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