Melton Classics Incorporated

Hand Crafted, Classically Inspired Architectural Columns, Balustrades & Details

MarbleTex™ Synthetic Stone Columns Load Values & Plan Types

Load Bearing Capacity
DIAMETER LOAD IN POUNDS
6″ 9,000
8″ 12,000
10″ 16,000
12″ 20,000
14″ 28,000
16″ 42,000
18″ 50,000
20″ 50,000
24″ 50,000
28″ 50,000

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.

Available Sizes
DIAMETER HEIGHT
6″ 4′ – 8′
8″ 4′ – 10′
10″ 4′ – 16′
12″ 6′ – 12′
14″ 8′ – 20′
16″ 8′ – 20′
18″ 8′ – 22′
20″ 8′ – 22′
22″ 8′ – 20′
24″ 8′ – 26′
28″ 8′ – 26′
Plan Type A, B, C, D

 

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