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A Brief Look At Aluminum Tube Products 18th December 2019 A Brief Look At Aluminum Tube Products For most people, the term “tube” brings to mind a long, cylindrical shaped object. And the round tube shape is typically the configuration of ... Read More

Understanding Aerospace Materials: AMS Specifications 18th November 2019 The field of aerospace materials can be said to have begun with the production and sale of the Wright Flyer to the U.S. Army in 1909. At that time, the ... Read More

Aircraft Materials Nomenclature: Aircraft Parts Classification 4th November 2019 The production and designation of aircraft materials and parts is regulated in the United States and most other countries. Strictly speaking,  an aircraft part is an item or component that has ... Read More

LiveChat With AAA Air Support 23rd September 2019 Can We Talk?  Oh. . . Absolutely; we’re here, and ready to hear you! We appreciate your frustration of waiting on the phone.  When you’re in a hurry, in immediate need ... Read More

Metal Grain Direction: What You Need To Know 19th August 2019 While many of the products we ship are simply cut to size before being installed or attached, others need to be formed first, often by bending. And this requires a ... Read More

2024-T42 and Natural Age 17th July 2019 2024-T42 and Natural Age 2024-T42 is a specific temper of 2024 aluminum alloy that is solution treated and naturally aged. As part of the family of 2024 aluminum alloy variants, ... Read More

Alloy Comparison: 7075-T6 Aluminum VS 7075-T62 Aluminum 3rd July 2019 Alloy Comparison: 7075-T6 Aluminum VS 7075-T62 Aluminum Both 7075-T6 aluminum and 7075-T62 aluminum are variants of the same material. They share alloy composition and many physical properties but develop different mechanical ... Read More