Product Designers Guide to Ordering Aluminum Extrusions

Extrusion Ordering GuideDo you plan to use aluminum extrusions for your component or product design? Before you submit your request for quote you should read this guide. You’ll eliminate a lot of back and forth with the aluminum extruder and receive the most accurate quote by understanding these 10 important questions most extruders will ask, including:

  • What aluminum alloy and temper will you need?
  • What industry specifications need to be met?
  • How straight and how flat will your part need to be?
  • What are your cross-sectional dimensions?