Custom Aluminum Extrusions

What is a custom extrusion

ExtrudedAlumRectangular bar, square bar, angle, channel, tubing, any size shape, can be a custom extrusion.

  • All custom extrusions are subject to inquiry only.
  • Standard alloys – 6061, 6063.
  • Length of 72 inches and greater do not carry any special cutting charge.
  • Each custom extrusion will have a die cost. This price will very greatly depending on the complexity of the custom extrusion.
  • Custom extrusion die drawing must be signed off by you, our customer, before the mill will proceed with making the die.
  • Lead times do vary from 5 – 6 weeks to 10 – 12 weeks (all lead times are subject to change.)
  • Custom extrusion minimum order amount may vary from 500# to 5000#.
  • Material cost will vary.
  • Any standard size extrusion can be run to custom lengths.
  • Custom extrusions can have special packaging – paper interleave, fiber box or shrink wrap.

Customers will provide ERICKSON METALS with the following:

  • Amount needed (feet or pounds.)
  • Lengths wanted (different length same item – mill minimum each length.)
  • Any special packaging.
  • Any critical surfaces.
  • Special finishes (anodizing, painting.)
  • End use (general.)
  • Alloy and temper wanted.

ERICKSON METALS will provide the customer with the following:

  • Estimated weight per foot.
  • Estimated weight per length.
  • Die cost.
  • Lead time (after die drawing is signed off.)
  • Cost of material price per pound or by the length.
  • Estimated number of lengths per mill run.
  • Minimum amount per order (mill minimum per custom length.)