FIG 228 228 Universal Forged Steel Beam Clamp

9538 228


Material: Forged steel

Finish: Plain or Zinc Plated

Service: For suspension of heavy loads from beams with flange widths to 15" and flange thickness to 1.031.

Approvals: Complies with Federal Specification A-A-1192A (Type 28 without links; Type 29 with links), WW-H-171-E (Type 30 & 31), ANSI/MSS SP-69 and MSS SP-58 (Type 28 without links; Type 29 with links).

Installation: Fit jaws over edges of lower beam flange and tighten nuts on tie rod to lock clamp in place.


  • Upper nut is tapped to any specified size up to the maximum rod size.
  • Quickly, easily, economically installed.
  • Tie rod insures a tight non-slip fit to the beam.
  • Clamps are available, tapped to any specified rod size up to the maximum rod size.

Ordering: Specify clamp size, figure number, name, rod size and finish.

Note: The application of a load to a structural beam by means of a beam clamp produces a transverse stress, perpendicular to the axis of the beam, in the flange to which the load is applied. Size per load, beam flange width and rod size