We have a broad knowledge and years of experience in supporting the aerospace & defence industry. We supply a vast range of commercial and defence grade materials, including aluminium, steel and titanium, available in every shape and size.
thyssenkrupp Materials UK is now offering the only available on the UK construction and architectural market - continuous anodising on flat rolled aluminium products, whilst still in coil form, alongside a convenient de-coiling to size service.
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7075 Aluminium vs 6061 Aluminium
Aluminium comes in various alloys with varying features and properties depending on the application in question. When choosing an alloy, you have to consider the attributes required by the final applications.
Iron and steel are the most common metals in the construction, transport and commercial industries. The applications of the two metals are so similar that most people use their names interchangeably. Despite the striking similarities in applications, steel and iron are two different metals with unique compositions in their own right.