How much are 6×6 treated posts?

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What lengths do 6×6 posts come in?

Product Specifications

Size & Dimension 6-inch x 6-inch
Length 22-ft
Size & Dimension .15
Wood Treatment Treated
Wood Specie Yellow Pine

How heavy is a 6x6x8 treated post?

They are solid and heavy about 95 pounds. Two people can easily move them.

Is pressure treated wood stronger?

Pressure treated lumber is no stronger than untreated lumber. The difference between the two is that pressure treated lumber will resist the elements better than untreated due to chemical preservatives added, and so will maintain its integrity in conditions that would cause normal wood to rot.

How much weight can a 6×6 post hold?

The load capacity of a 3-foot #2 grade 4×4 is 17,426 pounds, and a similar 6×6 is 20,834 pounds or 16% better. However, an 8-foot 4×4 supports 6468-pounds and 2339-pounds at 14-feet, while a 6×6 is 18032 and 10550-pounds respectively – or 64% and 78% more load capacity.

How much does a 12 foot pressure-treated 6×6 weigh?

Table of Pressure-Treated Lumber Weights

Weight of Pressure-Treated Lumber
4 x 12 3.5 x 11.25 11.22
4 x 14 3.5 x 13.25 13.21
4 x 16 3.5 inch x 15.25 inch 15.2 lbs
6 x 6 5.5 x 5.5 8.61

How deep should a 6×6 post be in the ground?

The depth of the hole should be 1/3-1/2 the post height above ground (i.e., a 6-foot tall fence would require a hole depth of at least 2 feet). Add about 6 inches of QUIKRETE All-Purpose Gravel into the bottom of the hole.

How much weight can a 6×6 hold?

A 6×6 with 12′ span can support 2000 lbs. if you assume a conservative 1400psi bending stress. If you do a good job bonding the two members together, your double 6×6 can support more than 4,000 lbs.

How much weight can a 6×6 support horizontally?

How much does a 10 ft 6×6 post weigh?

But the weight that people really notice when it comes to treated lumber is the water weight that the wood picks up while being treated. A 10-foot-long 2×6 pressure treated lumber board weighs around 40 pounds right after being treated.

What is the lifespan of pressure treated wood?

40 years
How Long Does Pressure-Treated Wood Last? It depends on the climate, the type of wood, its uses, and how well it’s maintained. While pressure treated poles can stay up to 40 years without any signs of rot or decay, decks and flooring might only last around 10 years.