These are the ranges of aluminium alloys available from Capalex in the form of extrusions. We offer a wide range, which enable us to offer extrusions to be used in most applications.
Types of Alloys
|1xxx||Aluminium of 99% minimum purity|
|2xxx||Aluminium – copper alloys|
|3xxx||Aluminium – manganese alloys|
|4xxx||Aluminium – silicon alloys|
|5xxx||Aluminium – magnesium alloys|
|6xxx||Aluminium – magnesium – silicon alloys|
|7xxx||Aluminium – zinc – magnesium alloys|
|8xxx||Miscellaneous alloys eg. Aluminium lithium alloys|
At Capalex we extrude, machine and fabricate the following alloys:
Note: The 6000 and 7000 series aluminium alloys are the most commonly used and have a wide range of applications; Click on the link to download a full table of common extrusion aluminium alloys and their properties.
Each Alloy has a different chemical composition, which can be seen on each alloy sheet, click on the alloy above for more information.
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