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With a wall thickness of 1/16″ (or 1.6mm), these sections are strong enough to support a range of applications, from shelving units to framing structures. And don’t worry about limitations – the aluminium can be easily bent to fit your needs. Plus, with a grade of 6063TG, you can rest assured that these sections won’t rust easily, even when exposed to moisture. So go ahead and get creative with U channel aluminium – the possibilities are endless!
U channel aluminium sections like the 5/8″ x 1/16″ (1.6mm) wall offered by Speciality Metals, can be used in a variety of applications such as edging, framing, and trimming. These sections are lightweight and provide high strength-to-weight ratio, making them ideal for industrial and construction projects. The good news is, this type of aluminium section can be easily bent to fit specific needs without losing durability and strength.
Moreover, the 6063TG grade aluminium used in these sections provides corrosion resistance, significantly reducing the likelihood of rusting over time, ensuring that the integrity of projects lasts for years to come.
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6063-T6 grade aluminium is highly regarded for several beneficial properties, making it a popular choice in various applications. Here are some notable features and advantages of 6063-T6 grade aluminium:
A 5/8″ x 1.6mm aluminium U channel has a range of potential applications due to its specific dimensions and thickness. It is commonly used for edge protection and trimming. Using the U channel along the edge of glass, panels, or countertops can provide a clean, finished look while protecting the material from chipping, damage, and wear. With its slim profile, it is easy to install and looks neat and professional.
Another practical application for this U channel is in framing and support structures. It can be used as a lightweight yet sturdy frame for shelves, displays, cabinets, or lightweight partitions due to its shape and size. Due to its easy assembly and stability, the U channel is a reliable choice for a variety of architectural and construction projects.
Due to its dimensions, U channels are also suitable for channeling and conduit systems. It can be used to route cables, wires, or tubing neatly and securely. The U channel helps maintain a clean and organized appearance while protecting cables or tubing from damage by concealing and organizing electrical wires or piping systems.
Architectural applications of the U channel are aesthetically pleasing. Its sleek appearance adds a modern touch to interior designs. A visually appealing environment can be created by incorporating it into wall paneling, suspended ceilings, or furniture designs. An U channel can be used as a decorative element, trim, or accent piece to enhance the overall aesthetics of a room.
For DIY enthusiasts and crafters, the U channel offers versatility. Its lightweight nature and ease of handling make it ideal for a variety of creative projects. U channels can be an integral part of bringing unique ideas to life, whether they are used to build picture frames, jewellery displays, or custom furniture.
The U channel is also used in signage and display systems. Signs, posters, and banners can be framed with it, offering stability and a professional appearance. In addition, the U channel can be used as a mounting system for glass or acrylic display shelves in retail environments or exhibition displays, providing an elegant and practical solution for displaying goods.
Check out our blog discussing different applications for aluminium U channel. It will prove a useful read to help you to make an informed decision on which material would work best for you.
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