Rod and Tube Standard Sizes

TUFNOL materials for engineering 

STANDARD SIZES FOR TUFNOL RODS and TUBES
& OTHER MOULDED SECTIONS

TUFNOL LAMINATED ROUND RODS

Diameter
mm

Carp Brand

Grade 6F/45

Whale Brand

Vole Brand

Bear Brand

Swan Brand

Grade 10G/40

5 *

x

x

x

x

 

x

x

6 *

x

x

x

x

 

x

x

6.4
(1/4 inch) *

x

x

x

x

 

x

x

8 *

x

x

x

x

 

x

x

9.5
(3/8 inch) *

x

x

x

x

 

x

x

10 *

x

x

x

x

 

x

x

12 *

x

x

x

x

 

x

x

12.7
(1/2 inch)

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

14

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

15

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

16

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

19
(3/4 inch)

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

20

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

22

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

25

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

25.4
(1 inch)

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

30

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

32

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

35

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

38

x

x

x

x

x

x

x

40

x

x

x

x

x

 

x

45

x

x

x

x

x

 

x

50

x

x

x

x

x

 

x

60

x

 

x

x

x

   

63.5
(2.1/2 inch)

x

 

x

x

x

   

70

x

 

x

x

x

   

76

x

 

x

x

x

   

80

x

 

x

x

x

   

90

x

 

x

x

x

   

100

x

 

x

x

x

   

110

x

 

x

x

x

   

120

x

 

x

x

x

   

140

x

 

x

x

x

   

160

   

x

x

     

180

   

x

x

     

200

   

x

x

     

220

   

x

x

     

225

   

x

x

     

228.4
(9 inch)

   

x

x

     

Other sizes up to the maximum for the grade can readily be made to order.

Standard lengths are 1200mm approximately for rods up to 105mm diameter, and 585mm long approximately for larger diameters.

Rods under 12.7mm diameter are normally machined from sheet and have flat, in-plane laminations.  Rods 12.7mm diameter and over are rolled and moulded individually.  Rolled and moulded rods under 12.7mm diameter can be made to order. 

Minimum production quantities may apply for certain items. 

TUFNOL ROUND TUBES

Thousands of sizes available up to 228.4mm (9 inches) outside diameter.  Please refer to TUFNOL for full details.

Standard lengths are 1200mm approximately for tubes up to 105mm outside diameter, and 585mm long approximately for larger diameters.

Minimum production quantities may apply for certain items

OTHER SECTIONS

SQUARE and RECTANGULAR BAR
Rolled and moulded square and rectangular bar is made in sizes up to 76.2 x 88.9mm (3 inches x 3.1/2 inches).  Refer to TUFNOL for details.
Standard lengths are 1200mm approximately. 
Minimum production quantities may apply for certain items.

HEXAGONAL BAR
Hexagonal bar is rolled and moulded and the across flats dimensions are machined to suit Metric, Whitworth or other standard hexagon sizes.
Size range from 0.445 to 1.100 inches (11.3 to 28.0mm) across flats.
Standard lengths are 1200mm approximately. 
Minimum production quantities may apply for certain items.

SQUARE and RECTANGULAR TUBES
Many sizes available, from 4.8 x 4.8mm to 69.8 x 69.8mm (3/16 x 3/16 inches to 2 3/4" x 2 ¾ inches) outside dimension. Refer to TUFNOL for full details.
Standard lengths are 1200mm approximately for tubes up to 105mm outside diameter, and 585mm long approximately for larger diameters. 
Minimum production quantities may apply for certain items.

ANGLE SECTION
Angles are made in sizes from 6.3 x 9.5mm up to 149.2 x 149.2mm (1/4 x 3/8 inches to 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 inches). Smaller sizes may be cut from rectangular tube, larger sizes moulded individually.  Refer to TUFNOL for full details.
Standard lengths are 1200mm approximately for tubes up to 105mm outside dimension, and 585mm long approximately for larger sizes. 
Minimum production quantities may apply for certain items.

CHANNEL SECTION
Channel sections are cut from rectangular tube.  See size range above (deduct 3.2mm (1/8 inch) from relevant dimension to allow for tool cut.)  Refer to TUFNOL full details.
Standard lengths: see rectangular tube. 
Minimum production quantities may apply for certain items.


Sizes available may be subject to amendment without notice.

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A full machining service is available from Tufnol for these and many other engineering plastics and composites.

 

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The information given here is believed to be correct, but completeness and accuracy are not guaranteed. The user shall be fully responsible for determining the suitability of products for the intended use.   

 

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