Aluminum

80/20's Aluminum Structural Shapes and Custom Machining Allow Design Flexibility

80/20's Aluminum Structural Shapes and Custom Machining Allow Design Flexibility

80/20 currently offers more than 180 different types of aluminum Structural Shapes, including rectangles, squares, flat stock, angles, bearing profiles and more, in both fractional and metric sizes. Structural Shapes are available in clear anodized or mill finish, full or custom length. Although 80/20 carries hundreds of fabricated brackets and mounting plates, you may need a non-standard plate,...

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Walls

Products from Alcoa's Kawneer Business Earn Cradle-to-Cradle Certification

Environmental Certification Reflects Alcoa's Ongoing Commitment to Creating Sustainable Products and Materials NORCROSS, Ga.-- Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that its Kawneer North America business, the leading manufacturer of architectural aluminum products and systems for the commercial construction industry, has been awarded Cradle to CradleSM environmental product certification at the Silver...

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Die Cutting Services

G&L Precision Die Cutting's High Barrier Packaging Benefits Medical Device Manufacturers

G&L Precision Die Cutting's High Barrier Packaging San Jose, California --- June 22, 2008 - G&L Precision Die Cutting offers high barrier aluminum foil laminate pouches for protective packaging of diagnostic tests, microtiter plates and other medical devices that are sensitive to UV light, moisture and oxygen permeation. Standard materials include re-closable zipper bags for microplates, aluminum...

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Pillow Blocks come in single, twin, and double models.
Aluminum

Pillow Blocks come in single, twin, and double models.

With aluminium body and black oxide finishing on exposed surfaces, Rino Roller Bearing Pillow Blocks offer corrosion resistance and are fully adjustable to allow radial clearance. Single units are self-aligning. Features include interchangeability, shaft protection, low friction properties, lithium based grease lubrication, and 60-250Â-ºF operating temperatures.

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Flap Discs are manufactured from zirconia alumina grain.
Flap Discs

Flap Discs are manufactured from zirconia alumina grain.

With polyester/cotton backing material, XXL Z3 and compact Z3 flap discs offer edge and angled work surface solutions. Available in type 27 or 29 shapes with either 7/8- or 5/8-11 in. arbor holes, XXL Z3 line of flap discs consist of 12 discs in 4Â-½ in. dia and 40, 60, and 80 grit sizes. Featuring flaps compressed at 4° angle, compact Z3 line of flap discs include 6 discs and come in...

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Aluminum

Aluminum Profile has satin anodized finish for 3/4 in. panels.

Suited for shelving, wall panels, and countertop trim, bull nose profile #6003 provides decorative edge treatment for Â-¾ in. thick panels, enhancing panel appearance and reducing wear and tear to any panel edge. It is available in standard 96 in. length, and can also be supplied cut to custom sizes. Designed to address display and fixture requirements, profile can be used with variety of...

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Alumina (Aluminum Oxide)

Rio Tinto Alcan Expands Landmark Alumina Deal

MONTREAL, Oct. 31 - Rio Tinto Alcan today announced it has reached an agreement with Norsk Hydro ASA to expand its alumina supply to Hydro Aluminium from 500,000 tonnes of alumina per year to 900,000 tonnes from 2011 to the end of the contract. Steve Hodgson, president and chief executive officer, Bauxite and Alumina, Rio Tinto Alcan, said, The expansion of our supply contract with Norsk Hydro...

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Connectors

High-Quality Aluminum Profiles with Display Finish - ATExpo '07

Rexroth's new DesignLine coated connectors offer the same ESD compatibility as the standard connectors, but bring the bolt-together simplicity of aluminum framing to applications requiring highly attractive appearance. (Buchanan, MI - www.boschrexroth-us.com) To meet the needs of designers using aluminum framing for applications with a more polished appearance, Rexroth now offers a DesignLine...

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Aluminum Profiles offer three 90° connection options.
Connectors

Aluminum Profiles offer three 90° connection options.

Series 45 T-slotted aluminum profiles are offered with Bolt Connectors, made of die cast zinc with zinc plated steel bolts and screws and feature anti-slip nylon clip that facilitates vertical orientation. Central Connectors, made of zinc plated steel in vertical or horizontal nut orientations, have conical point set screw in threaded barrel that seats in spring-loaded nut shaft. Plate...

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Miscellaneous Management Systems

Channel Fitting forms offsets in run of channel.

Available in 2, 4, and 6 in. channel widths and 2 in. flange height, CABLE-RACE(TM) Double Adjustable Bend Channel Fitting comes in aluminum, hot-dip galvanized steel, and stainless steel. Each section of bend is cut and formed from single piece of metal, then bolted together, eliminating welds or rough spots. Both joints have 0-90° range of motion allowing exact adjustment to angle and...

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