# How far will a 20 foot extension ladder reach?

Asked By: Noris Paepcke | Last Updated: 5th May, 2020

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pickup trucks

Extension Ladder Chart

Extension Ladder Height | Maximum Reach of Extension Ladder | Distance of Base Placement from Wall |
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16 foot | 15 feet | 4 feet |

20 foot | 19 feet | 5 feet |

24 foot | 23 feet | 6 feet |

28 foot | 27 feet | 7 feet |

Besides, how far should you extend a ladder?

Extension **ladders** range in length from 16 feet up to and exceeding 40 feet. All non-self supported **ladders should extend** a minimum **distance** of 3 feet past the edge **they** rest against but not more than 4 feet.

Also Know, how high does a 22 foot ladder reach? 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 to 13 feet | 20-foot |

13 to 17 feet | 24-foot |

17 to 21 feet | 28-foot |

21 to 25 feet | 32-foot |

Besides, how long is a 16 foot extension ladder?

**extension ladders** have an overlap that isn't shown in the nominal **length** - for example, a **16**' **extension ladder** has two 8' sections, but fully extended is only 13' **long**.

How long is a 32 foot extension ladder?

Specifications

Feature | Size / Details |
---|---|

Approx. Product Width (in) | 17.38 |

Approx. Product Weight (lb) | 63.5 |

Max. Open Extended Length | 29ft |

Max. Safe Working Height | 29ft |