What is the minimum run size for Aluminum Extrusions?
This is a tough question to answer. It depends on the profile and the size of the press. The Average run starts at 1000 lbs. Some small shapes can be pushed at much lower weights with additional fees.
What Alloys are offered for Extrusion?
Our Partners can push the a variety of alloys including, but not limited to 1100, 3003, 6005, 6060, 6063, 6463, 6101, 6105, 6351, 6005A (Special Minimum Requirements) in Tempers T4, T5, T52, H57, T6.
What Tolerances can be expected?
We pride ourselves in meeting Standard Aluminum Associations Standards, tighter were allowable.
What are your Expected Lead times on Aluminum Extrusions?
10 days to prepare approval drawings after receipt of a production order for material in our plant.
2-3 weeks for die construction after receipt of signed approval drawings and a production order for material in our plant.
8-10 weeks from receipt of signed approval drawings and production order for material in our plant.