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There are several different methods for creating aluminum pipes. All pipes are created using the aluminum extrusion process which utilizes what is called a solid aluminum blank or slug. A set of tools in a die is used to form the pipe by removing material from the center of the blank, leaving a uniform, straight, hollow aluminum tubing shape. Read More…

Aluminum Pipes Aluminum pipes are lightweight, resistant to corrosion, and able to withstand very cold temperatures. Aluminum and its many alloys are some of the most commonly used materials in both industrial and commercial products, and pipes are no exception. More than a half billion aluminum pipes are produced every year just in the United States. These pipes are commonly used as irrigation pipes, heating pipes, and industrial pipe fittings.
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Long Island City, NY  |  800-767-9494

Metalmen has the largest inventory of Al 1100 plate and bar in North America. We can serve our customers with other Al alloys in foils , sheet, rod, channel, angle, tube and pipe.

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Metalmen Sales Inc. $$$

Pompton Plains, NJ  |  800-838-1978

Our company may have started small, but we quickly grew to handle the largest aluminum orders. Our metals are made from the highest quality materials, and we pledge to offer superior service to all our customers.

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Metal Associates $$$

San Diego, CA  |  800-266-2569

We can provide you with aluminum bars (half round, hex, rectangular, round, square, oil impregnated) plus we handle aluminum scrap disposal. We also perform sheet metal fabrication, cutting, slitting and shearing. Since 1978, A-1 Alloys has been in business. We are a division of ABC Metals, Inc.

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A-1 Alloys $$$

Hixson, TN  |  800-487-6382

Aluminum is among the specialty metals and plastics that we distribute. We don't regard the size, shape or quantity of an order as a requirement for fulfillment. Southern Tool Steel specializes in cut pieces of aluminum wire, aluminum sheet, aluminum pipe, aluminum plate, aluminum bar and tubing.

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Southern Tool Steel, Inc. $$$

Indian Trial, NC  |  800-772-6176

Since 1983, Industrial Alloys, Inc. has delivered dependable service and high-quality stainless steel, aluminum, carbon steel, and nickel alloy products in a variety of shapes. We provide custom metal fabrication services as well as drilling, plasma cutting, rolling, forming, welding, and bending services. As a complete metal service and distribution center, we consistently offer reliable quality materials that are properly processed and delivered to your requirements.

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Industrial Alloys, Inc. $$$
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This is the most basic method for manufacturing aluminum pipes. However, further processing can be done to better control the dimensional attributes and improve the strength of the pipe. The drawing process takes the extruded pipe and pulls it through a tool which reduces the diameter of the pipe. Aluminum pipe drawing improves strength, provides a better surface finish, and allows for better dimensional control. When these extra features are not need, however, normal extruded aluminum works just as well as drawn aluminum.

Due to the many inherent qualities of aluminum, aluminum pipes are utilized in all kinds of applications. It can be used in some of the harshest environments due to its exceptional corrosion resistance, and its low density allows it to be used in weight sensitive applications. Additionally, aluminum has excellent thermal conductivity making it useful for heat transfer applications. Aluminum pipes have been used in the automotive and heating industry, finding use in radiators and other heating equipment.

The agriculture industry also makes extensive use of aluminum pipes in irrigation systems. Aluminum pipes provide the necessary durability and rigidity needed to withstand environmental hazards and heavy machinery. Aluminum is also commonly used to make pipe-fittings like couplings, elbows, and tees. The versatility and reliability of aluminum pipes make them ideal for practically any commercial or industrial application.

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