Aluminum is a lightweight and affordable non-ferrous metal that is well-suited to a variety of open-die forging techniques and applications. Steel Industries is a leader in open-die aluminum forgings up to 25,000lbs for a variety of applications.
Benefits of Aluminum Forgings
Aluminum forgings are ideal for a variety of applications when you need a strong but light weight metal for speed or energy efficiency. Pistons, gears, and wheel spindles in high performance industrial applications and aircraft are often made from forged aluminum for these reasons. Forged aluminum is also preferred for defense, marine, and aerospace applications due to its light weight, strength, and corrosion-resistant properties. Other benefits of forged aluminum include:
- Light weight and low density
- Design flexibility
- High thermal conductivity
- Good strength to weight ratio
- Good surface finish
- Cryogenic properties
Forged Aluminum Inventory
Steel Industry supplies forgings in an assortment of aluminum grades. Please contact us for more details about our current aluminum inventory.
Get An Aluminum Forging Quote Now
When you need an aluminum forging supplier you can trust, talk to the experts at Steel Industries. Our certified forging company offers superior customer service, fast turnaround times, and high-quality forgings. We also offer several value-added options including machining, heat treating, and testing & inspection. Give us a call at 877-783-3599 or request a quote today!