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High-Quality Aluminum for Versatile Applications

Premium Aluminum Materials Provide by HDC

At HDC, we offer top-tier aluminum materials tailored for a wide range of applications. Our aluminum is renowned for its lightweight, durability, and excellent corrosion resistance, making it an ideal choice for industries such as aerospace, automotive, and construction. Whether you need standard aluminum grades or custom formulations, HDC ensures precision, quality, and reliability in every product. Explore the benefits of using HDC’s aluminum materials to enhance your projects and achieve superior performance.

Carbon Steel for Superior Performance

Exploring Aluminum: Features and Common Aluminum Alloy Grades

Aluminum is a versatile metal known for its lightweight, high strength-to-weight ratio, excellent corrosion resistance, and superior thermal and electrical conductivity. Its malleability and ductility make it ideal for various manufacturing processes, and its recyclability supports sustainable practices. These properties make aluminum a popular choice across industries such as aerospace, automotive, and construction.

Common aluminum alloy grades include 6061, 7075, 2024, 5052, and 3003, each offering unique characteristics. For instance, 6061 is widely used for its mechanical properties and weldability, while 7075 is chosen for high-stress applications. Alloys like 2024 are valued for fatigue resistance in aerospace, and 5052 for corrosion resistance in marine environments. Aluminum 3003 is notable for its formability and is used in non-structural applications. These grades ensure that you have the right material to meet specific project requirements.

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HDC's Advantages in Aluminum Material Processing

HDC excels in processing aluminum materials, offering numerous advantages that set us apart in the industry. Our precision manufacturing techniques include advanced closed-die forging and CNC machining, ensuring high accuracy and quality in every component we produce. These methods allow us to achieve complex shapes and tight tolerances, meeting the stringent requirements of various industries.

Equipped with a full range of state-of-the-art processing and testing equipment, HDC can handle the entire production process in-house. This comprehensive capability ensures consistent quality control and faster turnaround times. We provide a wide selection of aluminum alloy materials to cater to diverse project needs, from structural components to specialized parts. Our commitment to quality and precision makes HDC the ideal partner for your aluminum material requirements.

Advantages of Aluminum

Discover the benefits of using aluminum in your projects, making it a preferred choice across various industries.

  • Lightweight

    Aluminum is significantly lighter than many other metals, reducing overall weight and improving efficiency in transportation and aerospace applications.

  • High Strength-to-Weight Ratio

    Despite its lightness, aluminum offers impressive strength, especially when alloyed with other elements, making it suitable for structural and load-bearing applications.

  • Corrosion Resistance

    Aluminum naturally forms a protective oxide layer that resists corrosion, making it ideal for use in harsh environments and extending the lifespan of products.

  • Thermal and Electrical Conductivity

    Aluminum's excellent thermal and electrical conductivity make it perfect for heat exchangers, electrical wiring, and other applications requiring efficient energy transfer.

  • Malleability and Ductility

    Aluminum can be easily formed and shaped through various manufacturing processes, allowing for versatile and complex designs in both industrial and consumer products.

  • Recyclability

    Aluminum is highly recyclable, maintaining its properties through multiple recycling cycles. This contributes to environmental sustainability and reduces the demand for raw materials.

Diverse Aluminum Alloy Options by HDC

HDC offers a wide range of aluminum alloys to meet the specific needs of various industries and applications. Explore our selection of high-quality aluminum alloys below.

Aluminum 2007 is known for its excellent machinability and is often used in the production of precision components. This alloy offers good strength and corrosion resistance, making it suitable for applications such as fasteners, gears, and complex mechanical parts.

Aluminum 2007 Properties

Chemical Element% Present
Manganese (Mn)0.50 – 1.00
Iron (Fe)0.0 – 0.80
Magnesium (Mg)0.40 – 1.80
Silicon (Si)0.0 – 0.80
Copper (Cu)3.30 – 4.60
Zinc (Zn)0.0 – 0.80
Titanium (Ti)0.0 – 0.20
Nickel (Ni)0.0 – 0.20
Lead (Pb)0.80 – 1.50
Bismuth (Bi)0.0 – 0.20
Tin (Sn)0.0 – 0.20
Chromium (Cr)0.0 – 0.10
Other (Each)0.0 – 0.10
Others (Total)0.0 – 0.30
Aluminium (Al)87.5 – 95.0
DensitySolidification RangeElectrical ConductivityThermal ConductivityModulus of ElasticitySpecific HeatShear Modulus
2.85 g / cm³507-650 °C18-22 MS / m130-160 W / (mK)72,500 MPa860 J / (kg-K)27,300 MPa

Renowned for its exceptional performance in extreme environments, Aluminum 5083 provides outstanding corrosion resistance, particularly in marine and industrial settings. It is commonly used in shipbuilding, pressure vessels, and automotive applications where high strength and durability are required.

Aluminum 5083 Properties

Chemical Element

% Present

Manganese (Mn)

0.40 – 1.00

Iron (Fe)

0.0 – 0.40

Magnesium (Mg)

4.00 – 4.90

Silicon (Si)

0.0 – 0.40

Copper (Cu)

0.0 – 0.10

Zinc (Zn)

0.0 – 0.25

Titanium (Ti)

0.0 – 0.15

Chromium (Cr)

0.05 – 0.25

Other (Each)

0.0 – 0.05

Others (Total)

0.0 – 0.15

Aluminium (Al)

Balance

Density

(kg/m3 )
Elastic Modulus

(GPa)
Mean Coefficient of Thermal     Expansion

20-100°C

(m/m/°C)
Thermal Cond Thermal   Conductivity

at 25°C

(W/m.K)
Electrical Conductivity

MS/m at 20°C , Qqual Mass
Electrical Resistivity

(nΩ.m)
26607123.81175759

Aluminum 6060 combines good mechanical properties with excellent corrosion resistance and workability. It is widely used in architectural applications, such as window frames and curtain walls, as well as in general structural purposes due to its versatility and ease of fabrication.

Aluminum 6060 Properties

Chemical Element% Present
Manganese (Mn)0.0 – 0.10
Iron (Fe)0.10 – 0.30
Magnesium (Mg)0.35 – 0.50
Silicon (Si)0.30 – 0.60
Copper (Cu)0.0 – 0.10
Zinc (Zn)0.0 – 0.15
Titanium (Ti)0.0 – 0.10
Chromium (Cr)0.0 – 0.05
Other (Each)0.0 – 0.05
Others (Total)0.0 – 0.15
Aluminium (Al)97.9 – 99.3

Density

[kg/m³]

Melting range

[°C]

Electrical

Conductivity

[MS/m]

Thermal

Conductivity

[W/m.K]

Co-efficient of thermal Expansion

10-6/K

Modulus of

Elasticity

[GPa]

2700585-65028-34200-22023.4~70

One of the most popular aluminum alloys, 6061 offers a balanced combination of strength, weldability, and corrosion resistance. It is extensively used in aerospace, automotive, and structural applications where a reliable and durable material is essential.

Aluminum 6061 Properties

Chemical Element

% Present

Manganese (Mn)

0.0 – 0.15

Iron (Fe)

0.0 – 0.70

Magnesium (Mg)

0.80 – 1.20

Silicon (Si)

0.40 – 0.80

Copper (Cu)

0.15 – 0.40

Zinc (Zn)

0.0 – 0.25

Titanium (Ti)

0.0 – 0.15

Chromium (Cr)

0.04 – 0.35

Other (Each)

0.0 – 0.05

Others (Total)

0.0 – 0.15

Aluminium (Al)

Balance

DensityMelting pointTensile strength310 MPaThermal conductivityHardness, Brinell
2.7 g/cm3588°C310 MPa207 MPa167 W/mK95

Aluminum 6082 is known for its high strength and good machinability, making it an ideal choice for structural applications, including bridges, cranes, and transport applications. It offers excellent corrosion resistance and can be easily welded and formed.

Aluminum 6082 Properties

Chemical Element% Present
Manganese (Mn)0.40 – 1.00
Iron (Fe)0.0 – 0.50
Magnesium (Mg)0.60 – 1.20
Silicon (Si)0.70 – 1.30
Copper (Cu)0.0 – 0.10
Zinc (Zn)0.0 – 0.20
Titanium (Ti)0.0 – 0.10
Chromium (Cr)0.0 – 0.25
Other (Each)0.0 – 0.05
Others (Total)0.0 – 0.15
Aluminium (Al)92.5 – 98.3
DensityMelting pointThermal conductivityYield strengthTensile strengthHardness, Vickers 
2.70 g/cc585-650 °C150-170 [W/m·°C]250 MPa290 MPa95

Aluminum 7075 is one of the strongest aluminum alloys available, offering superior fatigue resistance and high strength. It is widely used in aerospace and military applications where performance under high stress is critical, such as aircraft structures and high-stress components.

Aluminum 7075 Properties

Chemical Element% Percent
Manganese (Mn)0.0 – 0.30
Iron (Fe)0.0 – 0.50
Magnesium (Mg)2.10 – 2.90
Silicon (Si)0.0 – 0.40
Copper (Cu)1.20 -1.60
Zinc (Zn)5.60 – 6.10
Titanium (Ti)0.0 – 0.20
Chromium (Cr)0.18 – 0.28
Other (Each)0.0 – 0.05
Others (Total)0.0 – 0.15
Aluminium (Al)87.1 – 91.4
Density(ρ)Melting temperature (Tm)Thermal conductivity (k)Linear thermal expansion coefficient (α)Specific heat capacity (c)
2.81 g/cc (0.102 lb/in³)477 °C (891 °F)130–150 W/m*K2.36*10−5 K−1714.8 J/kg*K

Advanced Aluminum Processing Methods by HDC

HDC utilizes advanced methods to shape and manufacture aluminum components with precision, quality, and versatility for various applications. Explore our key aluminum processing techniques below.

Close die forging is perfect for manufacturing high-strength, complex-shaped components such as gears, crankshafts, and connecting rods. This method is ideal for aerospace and automotive applications where durability and precision are critical.

Close Die Forging Aluminum

CNC machining is ideal for producing intricate, high-precision parts such as engine components, medical devices, and custom prototypes. It is suitable for industries requiring detailed and accurate components.


CNC Machining Aluminum

Laser cutting excels in creating detailed and precise aluminum parts like electronic housings, intricate decorative elements, and thin-walled structures. It is widely used in the electronics, arts, and signage industries.


Laser Cutting Aluminum

CNC milling is used to manufacture complex geometries and detailed features in parts such as aircraft components, automotive parts, and industrial machinery components. It is perfect for industries that demand precision and versatility.

CNC Milling Aluminum

CNC turning is ideal for producing cylindrical parts like shafts, rods, and bushings. It is highly suitable for the automotive, aerospace, and mechanical systems industries, where precision in cylindrical components is essential.

CNC Turning Aluminum

Sheet metal fabrication is perfect for creating enclosures, brackets, and structural components used in construction, electronics, and transportation. It allows for versatile and efficient production of a wide range of parts.

Sheet Metal Fabrication Aluminum

FAQ

Discover key facts and common questions about carbon steel in our concise FAQ section.

HDC offers a wide range of aluminum alloys, including 2007, 5083, 6060, 6061, 6082, and 7075, each tailored to specific application requirements.

The minimum order quantity varies depending on the specific part and alloy, typically ranging from several hundred to several thousand units.

Yes, HDC provides design assistance to refine your initial sketches or design drawings, ensuring your custom parts meet your specifications and performance requirements.

HDC utilizes advanced processing methods including close die forging, CNC machining, laser cutting, CNC milling, CNC turning, and sheet metal fabrication to produce high-quality aluminum components.

HDC employs state-of-the-art processing and testing equipment to ensure consistent quality control throughout the production process, delivering reliable and high-precision parts.

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