What is the wall thickness of 2 EMT?

electrical metallic tubing (EMT)

Trade size, inches Metric desig- nator Wall thickness
2 53 0.065
63 0.072
3 78 0.072

What is the wall thickness of EMT conduit?

E-Z Pull Electrical Metallic Tubing (EMT) and True Color EMT

Trade Size Metric Designator Nominal Wall Thickness2
3/4 21 0.049
1 27 0.057
1-1/4 35 0.065
1-1/2 41 0.065

What is the OD of 2 inch EMT?


2″ = 2.195″
2 1/2″ = 2.875″
3″ = 3.500″
3 1/2″ = 4.000″

What are the dimensions of EMT conduit?

Electrical Metallic Tubing (EMT) and True Color EMT

Trade Size Metric Approx Weight/100 Ft (30.5M)
3/4 21 46
1 27 67
1 1/4 35 101
1 1/2 41 116

What is the diameter of 2 conduit?

Electrical Metallic Tubing (EMT) – Thinwall Conduit

Conduit Trade Size Outside Diameter
(in) (mm) (in)
2 53 2.197
2 1/2 63 2.875
3 78 3.500

What is EMT conduit?

EMT conduit is a raceway solution which allows for future wiring changes and provides excellent mechanical protection to conductors and cables. EMT provides EMI shielding and is 100% recyclable. Allied Tube & Conduit®’s mission is to be the leader in providing solutions and more choices for customers.

What is the OD of 1/2 conduit?

Outside Diameter of Conduit
1/2″ 0.706 0.815
3/4″ 0.922 1.029
1″ 1.163 1.29

What is the outside diameter of 1/2 EMT conduit?

What is the smallest EMT conduit?

Conduit Size Calculation For example, a ½ size EMT is 30 pounds, . 706” in diameter, and 0.042” thick. This is typically the smallest size available. The largest size is a 4, which is 103 pounds in weight, 4.5” in diameter, and .

Is EMT rigid conduit?

Electrical Metallic Tubing—EMT EMT is also called “thin-wall” conduit because it is thin and lightweight, especially compared to RMC. EMT is rigid but can be bent with a simple tool called a conduit bender.

What is the difference between EMT conduit and rigid conduit?

Rigid Conduit. While EMT conduits are less rigid than other types, it is important to understand the differences between them. Some EMT conduits are made from aluminum, which is rigid and more similar to GRC. Aluminum has a higher resistance to corrosion than other metals and materials.

Is EMT conduit rated for outdoor use?

Conduit that is installed outdoors must be rated for exterior use. PVC conduit is often used in underground and wet location applications. This type of conduit has its own PVC fittings, connectors, couplings, and elbows.

How do you calculate conduit size?

Since we had already calculated the total wire area, we can easily calculate the minimum conduit area: 219.98 sq. mm / 0.4 = 549.95 sq. mm. Using a simple lookup, we can find the closest conduit size. Example: If we need to use an EMT conduit, we can find that the closest conduit size is a 1 inch conduit, which gives us a 39% conduit fill.

What is EMT thin wall conduit?

An electrical conduit is designed to give the electrical cables in your walls some protection. EMT or Electrical Metal Tubing is the most common, and this is also commonly known as thin wall electrical conduit.