Light Duty Truss is ideally suited to applications where ceiling height or truck space is limited. It is a popular solution for supporting general lighting with spans up to 14 metres. There are two sizes of Light Duty Truss, the standard 305mm high x 305mm wide and a variation measuring 305mm high x 457mm wide.




Load Table

  • All loads are given in Kilograms
  • Allowance has been made for self-weight of truss
  • Allowance has been made for frequent use factor of 85% according to prEN17115
  • The payload of the truss has been calculated as a permanent action. Should it be necessary to consider the payload as a variable action, the tabulated figures should be reduced to 90% of the given values

Material Specifications

Main Chord: 50.8mm x 3.25mm
Braces: 25.44mm x 3.25mm
Material Specifications: EN AW-6082 T6
Fixings: M16 x 45mm grade 8.8 HT Nuts & bolts


Angled Corners
Bespoke Lengths
Hinges and Swivels

Item Codes, Weights and Dimensions

Design Specification

Manufactured in accordance with
BS EN 1090-3:2008 : Technical Requirements for aluminium structures
EN ISO 9001:2008 : Quality management systems
BS EN 1999 Pt 1-1 : Design of Aluminium Structures, General structural rules
EN 17115:2018 : Entertainment Technology – Specification for design and manufacture of aluminium and steel trusses.