Quality stockists of aluminium channels, available in a range of sizes, with bespoke cutting and finishing services available.
SPECIALIST ALUMINIUM SUPPLIER
At MG Metals, our extensive inventory includes a wide variety of aluminium channels, with 60 different angle sizes suitable for diverse industries and projects.
Our aluminium channels come in a range of widths, starting from 3/8″ to 10″, with various thickness options available. Additionally, we provide a bespoke cutting service to meet specific size requirements, as well as an array of custom processing services.
To guarantee fast delivery times, we cut and process metal all under one roof, fulfilling orders quickly and helping to minimise lead times.
WHAT IS AN ALUMINIUM CHANNEL?
An aluminium channel is a form of extruded aluminium with a “U” or “C” shaped cross-section. Aluminium channels are used in various applications, including construction, automotive, aerospace, and manufacturing. The aluminium channel can be produced in different shapes and sizes, depending on the specific project requirements.
Aluminium channels are made by forcing molten aluminium through a die cast to create a desired shape.
Aluminium channels can also be customised with various finishes, such as anodising or powder coating, to enhance their appearance and durability. Overall, aluminium channels are a versatile and reliable material used in a wide range of industries and applications.
PROPERTIES AND CHARACTERISTICS OF ALUMINIUM CHANNELS
USES FOR ALUMINIUM CHANNELS
Aluminium channels are widely used in various industries due to their unique properties and characteristics. Some of the industries that use aluminium channels include:
OTHER ALUMINIUM PRODUCTS
ALUMINIUM CHANNELS FROM MG METALS
With nearly 30 years of experience in metal processing and stocking, MG Metals is committed to providing efficient order fulfilment with quick turnaround times on both stock and custom-cut items.
Our specialist cutting equipment allows us to provide a vast range of standard and custom pieces to cater to diverse industries. We cut and prefabricate metals in-house to accelerate the fulfilment of each order.
ALUMINIUM CHANNELS FAQs
Yes, the two names are used interchangeably for the same object. Aluminium channels are also called U-channels because their three sides give them a ‘U’ shape.
Yes, at MG Metals all our aluminium channels can be cut to bespoke specifications depending on your project. Simply get in touch with a member of our team to discuss your requirements.
We don’t sell anodised aluminium channels as standard, but we can offer an anodised finish on our channels if this is what you’re looking for.