Custom Aluminium Extrusions
Frequently asked questions
What are aluminum extrusions used for?
Aluminium extrustions are used for manufacturing and construction, for example making caravans, toilet partitions, industrial doors, bathroom fittings, light fittings, seating, boating – we even have one customer who makes penny farthing bicycles: "Penny Farthing Dan"
Are aluminum extrusions strong?
Aluminium extrustions can be strong depending on what the intended use is. T4 temper is for items that need bending. 6061 alloy and t6 temper are better suited for greater rigidity and strength. Custom extrusions can be optimised depending on the customers needs and end use.
Are aluminum extrusions straight?
All extrusions are straight (think of dough coming through a cookie cutter). They can then be bent or fabricated after production depending on the customer needs.
What are Aluminium profiles used for?
An aluminium profile is another name for extrusion. They are very commonly used to create window and door systems, and can be found in thousands of applications for the building and manufacturing industries.