American standard beam

American standard beam

[ə′mer·ə·kən ′stan·dərd ′bēm]
(civil engineering)
A type of I beam made of hot-rolled structural steel.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

American standard beam

A type of I-beam of hot-rolled structural steel; designated by the prefix S placed before the size of the member.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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