SearchAsk us anythingarrow rightHow much weight can a 2x12 hold?A 2x12 can support about 180 pounds per foot, which is about 2,100 pounds.Let's Get It Fixed!Our virtual experts can diagnose your issue (for free!) and resolve simple problems.Chat with a live expertChat nowCall 1 (855) 466-3948Call nowRATESHARECopy linkTwitterFacebookmagnifying glassLink copied to clipboard.SUBMIT AN ANSWERShop Recommended ProductsShop HomeX Recommended ProductsRELATED QUESTIONSHow much weight can a deck screw hold?A thin nail in a wood stud can hold up to 20 pounds and several coarse threaded wood screws in wood studs can hold up to 100 pounds or more.How much weight can a porch swing hold?The maximum weight capacity of most porch swings is over 500 lbs. Almost all "Porch Swing Chains" are rated at this number and are dependent on the strength of the chains.How much weight can a mobile home frame hold?Depending on the size of the home, it should weigh between 3000 and 10,000 pounds. The largest homes are over 20,000.How much weight can a piano hold?The average upright or vertical piano can weigh up to 1000 lbs. The average baby grand piano weighs between 500 and 600 lbs. A concert grand piano can weigh up to 1200 lbs, while the average professional grand piano can weigh 700 lbs.How much weight can a RSJ support?A 16' length of W section 8x4 at 13 lbs/ft would support 19000 lbs and a 12' length of W section 6x4 at 13 lbs/ft would support 15000 lbs.How much weight can an Ikea shelf hold?Ikea says the max. The load per shelf is 13 kilogrammes. Depending on how tightly you pack them, each shelf can hold around 90 or so records. Each shelf could easily weigh in excess of the limit.