WALL THICKNESS

O.D. IN INCHES

28ga

.010″

25ga

.020″

22ga

.028″

20ga

.035″

18ga

.049″

16ga

.065″

14ga

.083″

13ga

.095″

12ga

0.109″

11ga

.120″

10ga

.134″

9ga

.148″

1/16” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 24000 48000
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.0057 0.0092
1 /8” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 24000 33600 42000 58800
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.0224 0.029 0.0336 0.0398
3/1 6” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 16000 22400 28000 39200
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.0369 0.0478 0.0572 0.0727
1 /4” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 12000 16800 21000 29400 39000
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.0491 0.0664 0.0804 0.0152 0.1284
5/1 6” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 9600 13440 16800 23520 31200
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.0626 0.0852 0.1039 0.1382 0.1722
3/8” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 8000 11200 14000 19600 26000 33200
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.0758 0.1038 0.1271 0.1706 0.2152 0.2588
7/1 6” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 6857 9600 12000 16800 22285 28457
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.0893 0.1226 0.1506 0.2036 0.2589 0.3147
1 /2” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 6000 8400 10500 14700 19500 24900 28500
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.1025 0.1411 0.1738 0.236 0.302 0.3696 0.4109
5/8” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 4800 6725 8400 11750 15600 19925 22800
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.1292 0.1785 0.2205 0.3014 0.3888 0.4805 0.5377
3/4” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 4000 5600 7000 9800 13000 16600 19000 21800 24000
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.1559 0.2159 0.2673 0.3668 0.4755 0.5913 0.6646 0.7462 0.8074
7/8” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 3425 4800 6000 8400 11150 14250 16275 18675 20570
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.1826 0.2533 0.314 0.4323 0.5623 0.7021 0.7914 0.8917 0.9676
1 ” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 3000 4200 5250 7350 9750 12450 14250 16350 18000 20100 22200
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.2093 0.2907 0.3607 0.4977 0.6491 0.8129 0.9182 1.037 1.128 1.251 1.347
1 -1 /4” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 3350 4200 5875 7800 9950 11400 13075 14400 16075 17750
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.3654 0.4542 0.6285 0.8226 1.034 1.172 1.328 1.448 1.612 1.742
1 -3/8” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 3050 3825 5350 7100 9050 10350 11900 13100 14625 16150
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.4028 0.5009 0.6939 0.9094 1.145 1.299 1.474 1.608 1.793 1.939
1 -1 /2” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 2800 3500 4900 6500 8300 9500 10900 12000 13400 14800
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.4402 0.5476 0.7593 0.9962 1.256 1.426 1.619 1.769 1.973 2.157
1 -5/8” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 2575 3225 4525 6000 7650 8775 10050 11075 12375 13650
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.4776 0.5943 0.8248 1.083 1.367 1.552 1.766 1.929 2.154 2.356
1 -3/4” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 2400 3000 4200 5575 7125 8150 9350 10275 11475 12675
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.5149 0.6411 0.8902 1.17 1.478 1.679 1.91 2.089 2.334 2.556
1 -7/8” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 2800 3925 5200 6650 7600 8725 9600 10725 11850
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.6878 0.9556 1.257 1.589 1.806 2.056 2.249 2.492 2.73
2” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 2625 3675 4875 6225 7125 8175 9000 10050 11100
Weight Lbs./Foot 0.7345 1.021 1.343 1.699 1.933 2.201 2.409 2.695 2.955
3” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 2450 3250 4150 4750 5450 6000 6700 7400
Weight Lbs./Foot 1.544 2.037 2.586 2.947 3.365 3.691 4.14 4.55
4” Theoretical Bursting Pressure 1825 2425 3100 4075 4090 4500 5025 5550
Weight Lbs./Foot 2.068 2.732 3.472 3.962 4.53 4.973 5.585 6.146
Note: All charts and tables are for reference only. No implication is made that these figures can be used for all design work.Applicable codes and practises in industry should be considered. We are not responsible for the accuracy of information presented in these tables.