aluminum

Discussion of the properties and differences of 5052 aluminum and 6061 aluminum. Determine which aluminum grade is best for your application requirements. Learn more today.
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Let's chat about aluminum’s light-weight and conductive properties along with its versatile applications of it's alloys. Learn which alloys are corrosion-resistant and the best applications.
Posted in: Galvanization, aluminum
A blog post detailing the benefits of aluminum alloys for aerospace engineering and design. Comparison of different aluminum grades. Learn more about aluminum for aerospace applications today.
Posted in: aerospace, aluminum
Discussion of aluminum alloys and which alloys can be anodized. Chemical properties, coatings, and other factors determine which alloys are best suited for anodizing.
Posted in: aluminum, Anodizing
Aluminum sheet is any aluminum sheet metal thicker than foil but thinner than plate (sheet is under .249” thick, while plate metal is .250” and above.) Many do-it-yourself projects, such as metal fabrication, siding, or roofing, use aluminum sheet because
Every day, law enforcement, security officers, and military personnel (along with politicians and movie stars) depend on bulletproof vests for their very lives. The materials...
Thermal conductivity is the term that describes how quickly a material absorbs heat from areas of high temperature and moves it toward areas of lower...
The best metals for welding depend on the project design and budget, the skill and experience of the welder, and the welding process to be...
We usually think of rust as the orange-brown flakes that form on an exposed steel surface when iron molecules in the metal react with oxygen...