Profile Suppliers - Extruded
aluminium parts offer the ideal solution for a vast range of
applications throughout industry, aluminium extrusions give the unique benefits of design
flexibility, strength to weight ratio, durability, corrosive resistance,
finishing options and cost effective manufacture, we use a range of aluminium
bar for our extrusion process each of different grades and sizes.
CAPALEX can provide you with a full range of on-site services including design
advice, CNC machining, Aluminium Extrusions, Aluminium Bar manufacture, fabrication, assembly, finishing, powder coating, special
packing and extrusion all under one roof.
Advantages of Aluminium
There are many advantages to components made from extruded aluminium.
These parts are some of the most common parts that's are used today in the
manufacturing industry. There are many examples of these components
that can be seen in general day to day
applications including; lighting, aircrafts, cars and office
equipment just to name a few. Aluminium has some specific qualities
that make it such a popular material for the manufacture of these
It is both durable and lightweight with another important property
being its flexibility. These properties are perfect for a wide range
of finishing and structural applications. It is also the perfect
choice for Aluminium Extrusions whether it has been specially coated
or left in its bright unfinished form. When extruded aluminium can
be produced in many different sizes and shapes. An example of one of
the forms Aluminium Extrusion can produce is the Aluminium Bar.
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Aluminium Extrusion services:
Our extrusion facilities can produce a vast range of extrusions in competitive
lead times. CAPALEX can produce complex high tolerance extrusions weighing as
little as 0.012kg/m with wall thickness down to 0.5mm.
CAPALEX can extrude in a wide range of extrusion alloys including; 1050, 1200,
2014, 2024, 3003, 5083, 6005, 6060, 6061, 6063, 6082, 6463, 7020, 7050, 7075,
subject to temper requirements and product specification. We may be able to
offer other special alloys on request.
We maintain a vast range of standard profiles including angles, bars, channels,
tubes, H, J, top hat, bevel, half round and feather sections.
Our design department can work from a simple rough sketch to a complex
Wall thickness can be as little as 0.55mm on flat dies and 0.7mm on hollow dies
subject to design.
We are able to offer a service particularly useful to those involved with
one-off projects and prototyping.
Once your product has been extruded we can then turn your product into a
machined and finished component. We can provide precision cutting, milling,
drilling, tapping, punching, turning, wire erosion, forming and de-burring.
CAPALEX can take your finished component and fabricate and assemble with other
parts, before packing and labelling to your requirements.
CAPALEX Finished Products
Our on-site powder coating facility offers finishing in a variety of colours on
lengths up to 6 metres and on smaller machined components.
We can offer a
large range of surface finishes that includes electroplating, anodising,
polishing and alocroming in a myriad of colours and tough finishes.
CAPALEX standard sections
CAPALEX are leading
Aluminium Profile Suppliers offering a wide range of standard sections. A full listing of these can be
found on our website above.