Metric and Standard

Metric and Standard Steel Tubing

Fleischer Tube Distributors Corp. is your trusted source for top-quality metric and standard steel tubing. With nearly 50 years of experience, we provide a wide range of metric and standard steel tubing solutions to meet the diverse needs of industries across the New York Tri-State area and beyond.

Our Commitment to Quality and Service As a family-owned and operated business since 1973, Fleischer Tube Distributors Corp. is dedicated to delivering exceptional products and personalized service. We maintain an extensive inventory of metric and standard steel tubing in various sizes, wall thicknesses, and grades to ensure we have what you need when you need it. If a specific item is not readily available, our knowledgeable team will work diligently to source it for you.


With state-of-the-art sawing and shearing capabilities, we can efficiently process your metric and standard steel tubing orders to your exact specifications. Our motto, “Your Metal Problems Solved,” reflects our unwavering commitment to your success.


Metric and Standard Steel Tubing Specifications We offer a comprehensive selection of metric and standard steel tubing to cater to a wide range of applications and performance requirements. Some of the key specifications we stock include:

  1. Metric Steel Tubing
    • DIN 2391 (Precision Seamless)
    • DIN 2394 (Welded and Cold Drawn)
    • DIN 2395 (Welded and Hot Finished)
    • EN 10305-1 (Seamless Cold Drawn)
  2. Standard Steel Tubing
    • ASTM A513 (Electric Resistance Welded)
    • ASTM A500 (Cold-Formed Welded and Seamless)
    • ASTM A519 (Seamless Cold Drawn)
    • SAE J524 (Welded and Drawn Over Mandrel)

Our metric steel tubing is available in outer diameters ranging from 4 mm to 420 mm, with wall thicknesses from 0.5 mm to 25 mm. Our standard steel tubing is available in nominal pipe sizes (NPS) from 1/8″ to 24″, with wall thicknesses from 0.028″ to 1.000″.


Industries Served and Applications Fleischer Tube Distributors Corp.’s metric and standard steel tubing finds widespread use across multiple industries, supporting critical applications such as:

  1. Automotive and Transportation
    • Exhaust systems and mufflers
    • Chassis and structural components
    • Fuel and brake lines
  2. Construction and Infrastructure
    • Structural framing and trusses
    • Handrails and guardrails
    • Fencing and gates
  3. Industrial Machinery and Equipment
    • Hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders
    • Machine frames and enclosures
    • Conveyor and material handling systems
  4. Agriculture and Landscaping
    • Greenhouse frames and supports
    • Irrigation systems and sprinklers
    • Livestock pens and fencing
  5. Furniture and Decor
    • Table and chair frames
    • Shelving and storage units
    • Decorative accents and sculptures

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) About Metric and Standard Steel Tubing

Metric steel tubing is sized according to the International System of Units (SI), with dimensions expressed in millimeters. Standard steel tubing, also known as imperial or inch-sized tubing, is sized according to the United States Customary System (USCS), with dimensions expressed in inches.
While metric and standard steel tubing sizes are not directly interchangeable, there are some close equivalents. For example, a 25.4 mm metric tube is roughly equivalent to a 1″ standard tube. However, it is essential to consider the specific dimensions and tolerances of the tubing when making substitutions.
Common grades for metric steel tubing include E235 (1.0308), E355 (1.0580), and S355J2H (1.0576). For standard steel tubing, common grades include ASTM A36 (carbon steel), ASTM A500 Grade B (structural steel), and ASTM A513 Type 5 (mechanical steel).
Yes, we offer custom cutting services to provide metric and standard steel tubing in precise lengths tailored to your project requirements. Our advanced sawing equipment ensures accurate and efficient order processing.
The required wall thickness depends on factors such as load-bearing requirements, environmental conditions, and desired weight. Our experienced team can assist you in selecting the optimal wall thickness based on your specific application needs.

Contact us for your Metric and Standard Steel Tubing Needs Our dedicated team is ready to assist you in selecting the ideal metric or standard steel tubing solution for your application. Call us at 631 968 8822 or email to discuss your requirements. Visit our warehouse and offices, conveniently located at 123 Industrial Drive, Anytown, NY 12345. Let us help solve your metal problems with our superior metric and standard steel tubing products and services.