Aluminum 6063

Grade Summary:  Aluminum 6063 is commonly referred to as the architectural alloy. Developed as an extrusion alloy with relatively high tensile properties, excellent finish characteristics and high corrosion resistance. It is one of the best suited alloys for  anodizing applications including hard coat anodizing for air cylinder tubes.

Typical Applications: 

  • Moldings and extruded trim for stores and homes both interior and exterior
  • Construction tube
  • Lawn furniture
  • Luggage racks
  • Air cylinders
  • Used extensively for anodized parts.

Available products:

Typical Chemical Analysis:

  • * Cu – .10 Max. *Si – .20/.60 *Fe – .35 Max. *Mn – .10 Max.
  • *Mg – .45/.90 *Zn – .10 Max. *Cr – .10 Max. *Ti – .10 Max. * Al-Remainder

Typical Mechanical Properties**:

  • Tensile Strength (PSI) 27,000
  • Yield Point (PSI) 21,000
  • Brinell Hardness 60

* Chemical Analysis will vary on each heat number
** For T52 bare – All values are minimum values and are representative.

Metal Supermarkets offers a variety of shapes and sizes of aluminum, cut to the size you need

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