6061 and 6063 Aluminum Rectangular Tube
Industrial Metal Supply stocks hundreds of sizes of 6061 and 6063 aluminum (AL) rectangular tubing products for all your aluminum tubing needs. Will-call and same-day pick options available for easy ordering.
6061 AL Rectangular Tubing6061 aluminum rectangular tubing is widely used for fabrication projects where its lightweight properties and corrosion resistance play into its versatility. 6061 rectangular AL tubing can be heat treated and provides good weldability and machinability for a wide range of structural applications. Compared to 6063 AL, it offers a higher strength ratio than aluminum 6063. Industrial Metal Supply carries a wide selection of 6061 rectangular tubing in a variety of lengths and tempers.
6061 Aluminum Rectangle Tube ApplicationsAluminum rectangle tube 6061 is utilized for a wide range of industrial applications, including:
- Support columns
- Truck beds
- Aircraft construction and components
- Marine fittings
- Automotive components like valves and couplings
- And more
6063 AL Rectangular Tubing6063 AL rectangular tubing is ideal for architectural applications like window frames, railings, and extruded trims. With a lower strength ratio than 6061 AL, 6063 AL rectangular tubing offers better corrosion resistance and finishing characteristics.
6063 Aluminum Rectangle Tube ApplicationsCommon applications for 6063 rectangular aluminum tube include:
- Architectural applications
- Handrails and railings
- Roofing and outdoor applications