Many customers contact Profile Precision Extrusions with an aluminum tube or extruded shape they have designed but are unsure what alloy and temper to select. We touch on alloys and tempers briefly on our Design Tips webpage, but we thought some additional details on the selection process would be helpful.
There are many benefits of aluminum extrusions and tubing, especially when compared to machining parts out of standard rod or bar. When you purchase extruded shapes and aluminum tubing from Profile Precision, an additional benefit
On October 30th, we disappointed a valued customer. We shipped an order to them that they could not use. The extruded rod was scratched from our manufacturing process and we didn’t pack their order correctly. The parts looked bad and didn’t properly function. To top it off, this extruded shape
Aluminum possesses unique properties which makes it a great choice for the design engineer. Aluminum extrusions are available in an unlimited number of shapes, colors and physical properties to fit almost any requirement. When compared to stainless steel, aluminum’s flexibility easily make it the better