Aluminium Tube & Box Section

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1st Choice Metals are the first place to go to when buying quality aluminium metals. If Aluminium round tube or box section is what you are looking for, then you are in the right place!

We have dozens of sizes aluminium tubes & box section available on the shelf. Most tubes are available with a choice of 2 or 3 wall thicknesses, and we also have plastic end caps available for many of our aluminium round tubes & box sections.

If we do not currently list the size that you require, then please contact us as our range is constantly changing and being updated.

If you are in a rush for your aluminium – don’t forget to select “Courier – Next Working Day” from the shipping options. This service starts from £9.95+vat, and don’t forget that you will qualify for FREE DELIVERY when you spend over £75 + Vat.

Aluminium Round Tube
Our extruded aluminium round tubes come in a range of sizes from 5/16” (7.93mm) outside diameter up to 4” (101.6mm) outside diameter.

Our tubes are stocked in a combination of grades 6063T6 & 6082T6. If the grade is important for your application, then please contact us and we will advise of the current grade availability.

Aluminium Square & Rectangular Tube
Commonly known as Aluminium Box Section, these extruded square & rectangular aluminium tubes are ideal for making frames. Our listed box sections start from ½” x ½” (12.7mm) and go up to 4” x 2” (50.8mm). Other sizes are available – please contact us for a quotation.

These are also available in a combination of 6063T6 & 6082T6.

Benefits & attributes of grade 6063T6
Good for bending / forming
Good for anodising / powder coating
Excellent corrosion resistance
Good for welding
Medium strength alloy

Benefits & attributes of grade 6082T6
Good for drilling & tapping
Excellent corrosion resistance
Good for welding
Medium strength alloy

Common uses for Aluminium Round Tube & Box Section
Welded frames
Flagpoles
Pipework
Antennas & Aerials
Road transport applications
Trailers
Horse boxes
Screed bars & Straight edges
Brackets