Selection of Steel Merchants
Commonly found in structural applications such as joists, railings, and walkways, merchant bars can come in a variety of shapes. Steel merchants are generally used when welding, punching, or bending are required for a structure. Our massive inventory of steel merchants is available in standard lengths and grades for commercial construction, joist manufacturing, industrial fabrication, as well as the manufacturing process of heavy equipment and trailers.
We offer round bars from 1/4″ to 5 1/4″ in diameter.
Square steel bars are available in sizes 1/4″ to 3” at 20-foot lengths.
We offer steel flat bars with widths ranging from 1” to 8”.
UM (or universal mill) plates are available in widths from 9” to 14”.
We stock rebar in diameters ranging from #3 to #10 for construction and welding.
We have equal and unequal angles ranging from 1/2″ up to 8”. We also stock 9 x 4 x 1/2.
Steel Merchant FAQs
Applications will range widely depending on the shape, but merchant bars are typically used for structural reinforcement purposes. This includes frames, brackets, fencing, floor and ceiling joists, railings, and more.