1. Not finding help here? Sign up for a free 30min tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Die cast Aluminium

  1. Nov 3, 2005 #1
    Does anybody know any sources from where i can get die cast aluminium tubes? This is in the Uk. Pretty urgent, within a week.

    Cheers!
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Nov 3, 2005 #2

    Q_Goest

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Homework Helper
    Gold Member

    To the best of my knowledge, aluminum tubes are generally extruded, not cast in any way.

    In the US, there is a company called "Thomas Register" which now has a web site. They break down and list companies in the US & Canada into catagories depending on what they manufacture or services they provide. I have to believe there's an equivalent service in Europe. I wonder if anyone knows what it is?
     
  4. Nov 6, 2005 #3

    FredGarvin

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor

    You might find some people spin casting tubes. What kind of tubes? Are we talking hydraulic tubing?
     
  5. Nov 6, 2005 #4

    brewnog

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Gold Member

    GT Tubes in Sheffield might be worth a shot, couldn't find them on Google though. Perhaps try directory enquiries?
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Have something to add?



Similar Discussions: Die cast Aluminium
  1. Casting Process (Replies: 8)

  2. Aluminium casting (Replies: 2)

  3. Aluminium alloys. (Replies: 6)

  4. Aluminium adhesive (Replies: 5)

Loading...