Docol Tube R8

Docol® Tube R8

Provides advanced high strength and energy absorption

Docol® Tube R8 is a product range of welded cold formed circular tubes in high strength steel, specifically targeted at the requirements of the Motor Sport industry and similar producers. It is intended for applications requiring a combination of extremely high performance and lean design.

Docol® Tube R8 is produced using tube designated SSAB high strength steel, with high yield strength in combination with excellent bending and welding properties. Docol® Tube R8 tubes are produced with narrow tolerances, including inside weld bead height. Delivery condition of Docol® Tube R8 is according to EN 10305-3 and R8 tubes are always accompanied by inspection certificate 3.1.

Docol® Tube R8 has been extensivley tested and reviewed and is SFI approved. The Docol® Tube R8 is formally approved by NHRA, SCCA, BMW Car Club, Powri, Can Am Sprint Series, Pikes Peak Hill CLIMB, USAC, World of Outlaws, Lucas Oil Late Models, IHRA, World Rally Car, Porsche Club of America, Trans Am, IMSA and many more who follow larger governing bodies', like FIA's, rules and guidelines.

Dimension Range

Docol Tube R8 is available at circular shape. 

Circular 1-2 inch (25.4 - 50.8 mm)
Wall thickness 0.049-0.095 inch (1.24 - 2.41 mm)
Mill length 19 ft (5791 mm)

Other sizes and lengths are available upon request.

Available Standards

EN 10305-3

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