Aluminum Channels & Aluminum Channel Extrusions
Extruded Aluminum Channels
Eagle Mouldings carries many styles of extruded aluminum channels & aluminum channel extrusions including architectural aluminum channels, C channels, Z channels, U channel, slide track channels, hat channels, nut channels, and aluminum U channels. We stock our channels in standard mill finish and many anodized finishes or we can offer powder coat finishes upon request. Our anodized aluminum channels have a high resistance to corrosion and are easy to machine, cut, form or weld. All our extruded aluminum channels have a high strength to weight ratio and are resistant to stress cracks and are non-magnetic.
Common Extruded Aluminum Channel & Profile Types
There are a large variety of aluminum channel options, including nut channels, slide track channels, and Z channels. Among the most common types of aluminum channel are the following:
Aluminum Hat Channels: Aluminum hat channels are named for their unique, hat-like appearance, being composed of two horizontal flanges that reach outward and two vertical dimensions. Hat channels can be designed in a range of sizes, varying in thickness and height depending on what is required
Aluminum U Channel: U channels are a type of aluminum channel that typically feature additional fabrication following extrusion, the process by which long lengths of aluminum shapes are extruded through a press formed from raw aluminum billet into a desired cross-section.
Aluminum J Channel: Eagle Mouldings manufactures, stocks, and supplies aluminum J-Channels and trim. Our J molding is attractive, durable, and easy to mountOur J channel works beautifully for framing mirrors and sneeze guards or for building store fixtures.
Aluminum C Channel: Another type of aluminum channel is the aluminum C channel. Aluminum C channel, like all other channels, is available in a variety of lengths and thicknesses. The uses of aluminum C channel vary but including for framing, covers, decoration, trim, railings, posts, and tracks, among the list of wide applications.
Extruded Channels | Use & ApplicationWe carry a huge stock of extruded aluminum channels, including aluminum u shaped channel stock. Eagle Mouldings extruded aluminum channels work well with slat wall and Z clips for store display and store fixture mounting. Extruded aluminum channels are also used in framing, creating reveals and for protecting faces or edges of millwork. Our extruded aluminum channels enhance any surface they are applied to and are easy to maintain, clean, and polish. They are the perfect addition to any design project.
Versatility of Aluminum ChannelsChannels are perfect for aluminum because they offer a lot of versatility in their own right. It’s rigid but can be formed. It’s strong, but it’s light. It’s cheap and recyclable. The users of the aluminum channel are almost as diverse as the uses themselves. Contractors, of course, use these versatile building materials often, as do engineers and architects. More and more, artists and interior designers are using them because of their versatility, strength, and attractiveness. To read more about the versatility of Eagle Mouldings Aluminum Channels, click here .
Aluminum Extruded Channels | Custom & OEMEagle Mouldings is a Manufacturer, Stocking Warehouse, and Supplier of Standard, Custom and OEM aluminum channel extrusions. Our custom and OEM aluminum extrusion services allow us to meet any need our customers may have. Our aluminum channel stock comes in every possible shape and size. We can cut to length or miter, punch, drill and countersink, form or bend any extrusion to specifications as well as offer many standard and custom anodized colors and finishes including satin, Brite dipped, and brushed finishes. If we don’t have the extruded aluminum channel that meets your requirements, our professionals will assist you with engineering and in creating the part you need. We guarantee that we can create aluminum channel shapes that meet your size specifications.
Common Aluminum Channel SizesAluminum channels are an excellent choice for applications that require strength and corrosion resistance. Eagle’s aluminum channel stock is available in a variety of different sizes, lengths, and wall thicknesses. See a list of the most common aluminum channel sizes available at Eagle today
- 1/16″ Wall Thickness
- 3/32″ Wall Thickness
- 1/8″ Wall Thickness
- 3/16" Wall Thickness
- 1/4″ Wall Thickness