Milano Vertical Railings (Metal Railings) - Tech Specs
Milano Railing System - Technical Materials Specification
Balustrade and base structure:
Powder Coating or Anodising:
Vertical Posts & Mounting Brackets
Loading is taken from Table 2 of BS 6180:2011 Barriers in and about buildings – Code of practice
A copy of this table can viewed here: Table 2 Minimum horizontal imposed loads for parapets, barriers and balustrades.
Residential (Covers occupancy types i, ii, ii, iv, v, viii & ix shown in Table 2 above)
- Horizontal uniformly distributed line load (at 1.1m handrail height) - 0.74 kN/m
- Uniformly distributed load applied to the infill - 1.0 kN/m2
- A point load applied to part of the infill - 0.5 kN
The Structural calculation below includes the calculations for both surface mounted and side mounted options.