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Starting point: What is the center of span lift capacity for:

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Starting point: What is the center of span lift capacity for: C6x8.2 Channel, clear span of 12ft 10 inches installed with flange(s) side placed downward (width side upward). Overall/total support of 12 inches each end WITH load resting 100% on full inside flange width x 12 inches (the flanges will not rest on load areas) --- secured (from slippage end to end and front to back) by welded components on both ends and sides within the 12 inch load areas.
Intended usage -- lift ag equipment parts for power washing
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Structural Engineering
Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.
I can help
Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.
The easier way to proceed is, what is the maximum weight you want to lift off of this channel? What grade is your steel channel?
Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.
Let me know when you come back online
Expert:  walkereng replied 1 year ago.
I am still here to help, if you need it. Let me know when you come back online.

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