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Parallam® PSL


General Information

Width and Depths, Features and Benefits

MBS Inventory Hangers

Technical Information

Parallam® PSL Plus Specifier's Guide

Design Guide (Complete Guide)

Mechanical Properties

Multiple-Member Connections

Drop Header

Framing Details

Recommended bracing for Upset Beam




1.8E Allowable Column Loads

Framer's Pocket Guide



Parallam® PSL Beams are strong, beautiful, and can help turn open floor plans into reality.

Add strength and reliability to your structure when you use Parallam® parallel strand lumber (PSL) beams. The superior strength of Parallam PSL makes longer clear spans possible, giving you more design options with open, spacious floor plans. Parallam PSL beams can be stained or finished for a handsome look in exposed applications.


Parallam® PSL Columns

Allowable Axial Loads for iLevel Columns

Column Caps and Bases

Calculate Beam Weight

Trus Joist® 2.0E Parallam® PSL

Width (in)
Depth (in)
Length (ft):
Beam Wt. (lb/ft)
Beam Wt. (lb)

This calculator is only to be used for Trus Joist® 2.0E Parallam® PSL.

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