Aluminum 6063

Grade Summary:  This grade 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 alloy for  anodizing applications including hard coat anodizing for air cylinder tube.

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: Round Bar, Rectangular Bar, Channel, Angle, Pipe, Round Tube, Square Tube, and Rectangular Tube.
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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.

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