MaxGrate

FRP Handrail System

  • Product Name:Fiberglass handrail
  • MaxGrate FRP handrail system are designed for use as stair rails,platform,walkway handrails and guardrails. The fiberglass handrails are widely used in corrosive environments like industrial, chemical, wastewater treatment plants, and commercial structures.

    Features:

    Corrosion Resistance

    Durable Pultruded Components

    Ease of Assembly 

    Internal and External Connection System

    Electrical Insulation

    High Strength to Weight Ratio

    Low Maintenance and Durable

    UV Inhibitors and Anti-aging

    Cost Effective

    Safety Yellow Color

    MaxGrate have the capability to design, manufacture, and fabricate a custom handrail system solution to meet your special need.

Fiberglass Handrail fittings

MaxGrate FRP handrail system transverse and vertical posts are usually fiberglass profiles rail like square tube(usually50x50mm), round tube(usually dia 50mm) ,connected with various kinds of handrail connectors and fittings like three way tee connector, four way cross connector,3 way Angle Connector,4 way Angle Connector,90 Degree Elbow Connector,End Bend Connector,Wall Connector,base and other accessories.

A tubular mid (knee) rail and kick plate is available for safety reasons.

The handrails are generally secured at the base using fibreglass box sockets(base foot) or bolted to fibreglass grating floor or other structures.


FRP handrail systems

MaxGrate FRP handrail systems are the best choice to use as safety railing and safety barrier in the industries of below:

Offshore & Marine
Textile
Petro-chemical & Refining
Electrical & Power
Communications Generation
Water/Wastewater
Computer & High-Tech
Transportation & Transit
Recreational Water Parks
Aerospace & Pools
Automotive
Pulp & Paper
Military
Mining
Medical
Metal Plating
Shipping
Food & Beverage

Zoos & Aquariums

Farms

Mechanical Properties

Minimum Mechanical Properties for Pultruded Rail and Post are as follow:

Properties

Test Merhod

Square Rail Values

Round Rail Values

Tensile Stress

ASTM D638

30000 psi(207N/mm2)

30000psi(207N/mm2)

Tensile Modulus

ASTM D638

2.5x106psi(17.2x103N/mm2)

2.5x106psi(17.2x103N/mm2)

Compressive Stress

ASTM D695

30000 psi(207N/mm2)

30000psi(207N/mm2)

Compressive Modulus

ASTM D695

2.5x106psi(17.2x103N/mm2)

2.5x106psi(17.2x103N/mm2)

Flexural Stress

ASTM D790

30000 psi(207N/mm2)

30000psi(207N/mm2)

Flexural Modulu

ASTM D790

1.6x106psi(11.0x103N/mm2)

1.6x106psi(11.0x103N/mm2)

Shear Stress

ASTM D2344

4500psi(31N/mm2)

4500psi(31N/mm2)

Density

ASTM D792

060-070lbs/in3

(1.72-1.84x10-3g/mm2)

060-070lbs/in3

(1.72-1.84x10-3g/mm2)

24Hr.Water absorption

ASTM D570

0.6%max

0.6%max

Coef.thermal expansion

ASTM D696

4.4x10-6in/in°F(min.)

(14.5x10-6mm/mm/Co)

4.4x10-6in/in°F(min.)

(14.5x10-6mm/mm/Co)

Flexural Stress

Full Section

3600psi(typical)(248N/mm2)

60000psi(typical)(414N/mm2)

Flexural Modulu

Full Section

3.7x106psi(typical)(25.5x103N/mm2)

4.5x106psi(typical

(31.0x103N/mm2)

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