The applications of automotive aluminum sheet increased significantly

The latest research shows that the future demand for aluminum sheets will grow at an unprecedented rate. 2014 and 2015 are considered a turning point in the automotive industry from traditional steel to aluminum and other lightweight materials, including the use of aluminum instead of advanced high strength steel (AHSS).
In general, the use of aluminum and other lightweight materials will become a significant feature of heavy vehicles, such as pickups, SUV, etc. The AHSS is likely to continue to be used in portable vehicles, which can reduce the body weight of about 100 kg.

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What are the types of aluminum alloy?

There is no doubt that Aluminum in its pure state is a universal metal that is utilized in an array of applications. However, when aluminum is combined with other elements, making what is known as an aluminum alloy, its broad range of applications is extended even further.

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Talk about the common sense of the pure aluminum sheet

The lowest aluminum content of the pure aluminum sheet shall be determined by the final number of the series code of the aluminum sheet, for example, the last two number of the 1050 series are 50. According to the world standard, the aluminum content must reach the 99.5%, and then it can be called the qualified product. The technology standard of the aluminum alloy in (gB/T3880-2006)also clearly stipulate the aluminum content must be over 99.5%, and it is the same to the other series of the aluminum sheet.

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which aluminum sheet alloys are best

Aluminum sheet,also named as aluminum alloy sheet,is a oblong plate produced by aluminum stock. According to different alloy aluminum sheet metal elements, the aluminum sheet alloys can divided into 8 series mainly. Many friends want to find out which aluminum plate are best, but different series have different application scale with different function. What you should do is to find the most appropriate one.

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