# How wide is a step ladder?

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##### Asked by: Kristen Jones

approximately 400mm to 800mm400mm to 800mm depending on the product’s height.

## What is the standard size of a ladder?

Size

Height to Gutter or to Support Point | Buy This Size Ladder (include a 3-foot extension above roof line) |
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9-foot max. | 16-foot |

9 to 13 feet |
20-foot |

13 to 17 feet |
24-foot |

17 to 21 feet |
28-foot |

## How wide is a 2 step ladder?

Product information

Product Dimensions | 35.04 x 21.26 x 2.36 inches |
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Item model number | KQ0002-BL |

Customer Reviews | 4.8 out of 5 stars 28,664 ratings 4.8 out of 5 stars |

Best Sellers Rank | #146 in Tools & Home Improvement (See Top 100 in Tools & Home Improvement) #1 in Step Ladders |

Date First Available | May 27, 2021 |

## How wide is a 6 foot step ladder?

Read reviews for average rating value is 4.4 of 5.

Specifications.

Height (ft) | 6.00 |
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Weight (lb) | 13.50 |

Width (in) |
21.50 |

Ansi Safety Listing | Yes |

Csa Listed | No |

## How far apart are steps on a step ladder?

Rungs, cleats, and steps of portable ladders (except as provided below) and fixed ladders (including individual-rung/step ladders) shall be spaced **not less than 10 inches (25 cm) apart, nor more than 14 inches (36 cm) apart**, as measured between center lines of the rungs, cleats, and steps.

## How tall is a 10 ft step ladder?

Ladder Height

STEP LADDER REACH GUIDE | |
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7′ | 11′ |

8′ | 12′ |

10′ |
14′ |

12′ | 16′ |

## What is the standard distance between rungs on a ladder?

12″

It has been determined that you are meeting the intent of the standard which is to provide a uniform clear distance of **12″** equally spaced between rungs of your ladders on the described project.

## How high is an average step ladder?

Here are reach estimates for an average user (**5 feet 6 inches** tall) on a stepladder: If you require a 8-foot reach, buy a 4-foot ladder. If you require a 10-foot reach, buy a 6-foot ladder.

## What is the 4 1 ladder rule?

**The base of the ladder should be placed so that it is one foot away from the building for every four feet of hight to where the ladder rests against the building**. This is known as the 4 to 1 rule.

## Is standard for step ladder?

The minimum width between side rails at top step, inside to inside, shall be not less than 300 mm with a spread of 25 mm for each 300 mm of length of spread ladder. The overall length of the extended ladder shall not exceed 18 m. The sliding section shall not exceed two in number.

## What are the 3 types of ladders?

**Single Pole Ladders (maximum length 9 metres)** **Extension Ladders (maximum length 15 metres)** **Step Ladders (maximum height 6.1 metres)**

## What is the angle of a step ladder?

75 degrees

The correct angle for a ladder is **75 degrees** or the 1 in 4 rule.