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On May 6, 2005, at 2:39 PM, Rand Holtham, P.E. wrote:

Can anyone tell me where to find the allowable axial and flexural stress for aluminum tubing?
Use the Aluminum Association's Structural reference handbook. Google 'Aluminum Association.'

There's a lot more that goes into your question. You need to know the alloy, whether it's welded and how, whether it's rectangular or round,

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