T-Slot Aluminum Extrusion Articles
There are numerous informational articles throughout the site that answer various questions regarding aluminum extrusions, technical specifications, sizing, uses, advantages, and disadvantages, etc… Please see below for a basic article directory.
The T-slot aluminum extrusion framework is a fairly simple concept of framing utilizing a “T” shaped groove or channel allowing you to attach extruded aluminum profiles together in a modular way without the need for welding. Read More
A t-slot specifications page that discusses specs such as, t-slot sizes, radius, anodizing, etc… Read More
When determining how strong your structure needs to be for a heavy-duty weight-bearing t-slot framework, it is often necessary to use deflection calculations. Read More
To understand the various strengths of aluminum, it is important to understand what aluminum alloy is and the various designations commonly used. Read More
WHAT IS AN ALUMINUM EXTRUSION?
T-slotted aluminum extrusion, as its name implies, is aluminum that is extruded from a die in the shape of the letter T. This type of channeled aluminum is modular and allows for easy connection and combination with other pieces of aluminum without welding or clamping. Read More
With its modular capabilities, t-slot aluminum framing has multiple mounting possibilities and accessories. There are numerous fasteners that can be used with t-slotted aluminum to best fit the component needing to be mounted. Read More
Designing and building with aluminum t-slot extrusions will produce an end result that is rigid and reliable. It’s well known that t-slot aluminum can be put together fast, and is often referred to as the industrial erector set. Read More
When designing and constructing with aluminum t-slot extrusions, you’ll find there is a variety of accessories to assist in assembly. Below we will discuss each one with an emphasis on the tslot fastener and its importance in customizing your project. Read More
Within the industrial setting, keeping employees and equipment safe is very important for a company. However, more often than not, safety precautions are neglected until an incident occurs. Read More