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I have a coil 8Wx4Hx4D that weighs approx 8000lbs. Sorry,

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I have a coil 8Wx4Hx4D that weighs approx 8000lbs.

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Sorry, sent the message too soon. I need to drag the coil across a span of 10 feet. I need to build an I beam frame to support the coil as I drag it, over an area What size steel I beams should a purchase

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ASTM A992 Ge. 50 steel
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Thanks, ***** ***** I need to know is the specification for the I beam, and how much deflection I may have in the middle of the beam. The load will be distributed evenly across the beam
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That is the specification for the beam. W5x16.

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Hello. Do you have any other questions on this topic? If you could rate my answer, I would appreciate it.

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