Railings, Aluminum, Brass and Wrought Iron
Aluminum railings. 3'6" high with two 1-1/2" square horizontal rails top and bottom, 5/8" square vertical bars
at 4" OC, and 1-1/2" square posts spaced 4' OC. Welded construction with standard mill finish.
  Installed on balconies H6@.184 LF 29.20 9.72 — 38.92
  Installed on stairways H6@.230 LF 32.80 12.20 — 45.00
  Add for anodized finish, bronze or black — LF 14.10 — — 14.10
Brass railings. Round tubular type, bright finish, .050" wall commercial quality with supports at 3' OC attached to existing structure using brass screws. Labor includes layout, measure, cut and end preparation
  1-1/2" tubing H6@.058 LF 15.80 3.06 — 18.86
  2" tubing H6@.058 LF 19.00 3.06 — 22.06
  Fittings, slip-on type, no soldering or brazing required
    1-1/2" elbows H6@.092 Ea 27.00 4.86 — 31.86
    1-1/2" bracket H6@.166 Ea 17.00 8.77 — 25.77
    2" elbows H6@.115 Ea 33.00 6.08 — 39.08
    2" bracket H6@.166 Ea 28.00 8.77 — 36.77
  Splices
    1-1/2" splice H6@.092 Ea 27.30 4.86 — 32.16
    2" splice H6@.115 Ea 16.70 6.08 — 22.78
Wrought iron railings. Standard 3'6" high, welded steel construction, shop prime painted, attached to existing structure
  Stock patterns H6@.171 LF 16.80 9.03 — 25.83
  Custom patterns H6@.287 LF 25.30 15.20 — 40.50
  Stairway handrails H6@.343 LF 27.90 18.10 — 46.00
Steel Handrails, Kickplates, and Railings Material costs assume shop fabrication and assembly, prime painted and erection bolts. Equipment cost includes a 10-ton hydraulic truck-mounted crane, an electric powered welding machine, an oxygen/acetylene welding rig, a diesel powered 100 CFM air compressor and accessories.
Handrails. Wall mounted, with brackets 5' OC, based on 12' lengths, welded steel, shop prime painted
  1-1/4" diameter rail H7@.092 LF 10.00 5.73 2.90 18.63
  1-1/2" diameter rail H7@.102 LF 11.10 6.35 3.21 20.66
  Add for galvanized finish — LF 1.65 — — 1.65
Kickplates, 1/4" thick flat steel plate, shop prime painted, attached to steel railings, stairways or landings
  4" high H7@.058 LF 6.23 3.61 1.83 11.67
  6" high H7@.069 LF 6.75 4.30 2.17 13.22
  Add for galvanized finish — LF 1.23 — — 1.23
Pipe and chain railings. Welded steel pipe posts with U-brackets attached to accept 1/4" chain, shop prime painted. Installed in existing embedded sleeves. Posts are 5'0" long (1'6" in the sleeve and 3'6" above grade). Usual spacing is 4' OC. Add chain per lineal foot
  1-1/4" diameter post H7@.287 Ea 13.80 17.90 — 31.70
  1-1/2" diameter post H7@.287 Ea 17.00 17.90 — 34.90
  2" diameter post H7@.343 Ea 22.80 21.40 — 44.20
  3" diameter post H7@.343 Ea 45.00 21.40 — 66.40
  Add for galvanized finish — Ea 5.86 — — 5.86
  Chain, 1/4" diameter galvanized H7@.058 LF 4.59 3.61 — 8.20
Railings. Floor mounted, 3'6" high with posts 5' OC, based on 12' length, welded steel, shop prime painted
  1-1/4" diameter rails and posts
    2-rail type H7@.115 LF 38.50 7.16 3.62 49.28
    3-rail type H7@.125 LF 57.80 7.79 3.94 69.53
  1-1/2" diameter rails and posts
    2-rail type H7@.125 LF 40.40 7.79 3.94 52.13
    3-rail type H7@.137 LF 60.40 8.54 4.32 73.26
  Add for galvanized finish — LF 14.60 — — 14.60

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