7050 Aluminium Alloy
Commercial Aluminium Alloy
7050 aluminium is a heat-treatable alloy which is known as a commercial aerospace alloy.
The alloy offers a combination of high strength, high fatigue strength and high resistance to stress corrosion cracking. Particularly suited to heavy plate applications, the material is used to build fuselage frames, wing skins and other aerospace structures. 7068 alloy is available in two tempers.
7050 Aluminium Alloy possesses strong mechanical strength and is particularly suited for heavy plate applications. Available in both T7651 and T7451 tempers, the alloy has good stress corrosion cracking resistance and toughness.
Our knowledgeable staff and resident metallurgists will be pleased to assist you further on any technical topic. Smiths Metal Centres Limited also boasts an in-house UKAS Accredited Testing Laboratory
which is unique within the multi-metal and plastic stockholding sector. We believe this underlines our total commitment to quality and our ethos of being the complete service provider.
- Fuselage frames
- Wing skins
- Aerospace structures
- Commercial & military aircraft applications
We offer 7050 aluminium alloy in bar, plate and sheet.
We provide processing services at our Head office and 14 service centres across the Group. With more than 30 band saws and a fully automated magazine feed CNC rod blanking line, we can process your material to your specific requirements. We also offer dedicated plate cutting operations.
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