6061 aerospace aluminum is a high-quality material that is ideal for a wide range of applications in the aerospace industry. It is known for its excellent strength-to-weight ratio, making it a popular choice for aircraft, spacecraft, and other vehicles where weight is a critical factor.
Lightweight: 6061 aluminum has a density of only 2.7 g/cm³, making it one of the lightest metals used in aerospace applications.
High Strength: This aluminum alloy has excellent tensile strength, with a yield strength of 276 MPa and a tensile strength of 310 MPa.
Corrosion Resistance: 6061 aluminum has good corrosion resistance, making it a durable material for use in harsh environments.
Machinability: This alloy is easy to machine, making it a popular choice for parts that require precise machining.
6061 aerospace aluminum is used in a wide range of aerospace applications, including:
Aircraft wings and fuselages
Helicopter rotor blades
We offer 6061 aerospace aluminum in a variety of forms, including sheets, plates, bars, and tubes. Our aluminum products are available in a range of sizes and thicknesses, and can be customized to meet your specific needs.
To place an order or to learn more about our 6061 aerospace aluminum products, please contact us at (310) 538-1377. Our knowledgeable sales team is available to answer your questions and help you find the right material for your application.