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Aluminum U channel
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Posted by: teb3
Barney
06/29/2006, 14:26:45

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Can someone please help me!!!!
I want to use an Aluminum U channel to support a load of 1000lbs. evenly distributed. The channel is supported by two wheels. My question is what type of aluminum should I use, and what should the thickness of the flanges be? I already have some known dimensions that I have to live with. Thanks

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