What Are Standard Metal Framing Stud Sizes?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 27, 2020 2:10:51 PM ET

Although metal framing studs are available in many different sizes, there are five sizes that are most commonly used: 1 5/8 inches, 2 1/2 inches, 3 5/8 inches, 4 inches and 6 inches. Of these five sizes, 3 5/8 inches is used the most.

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