Extrusion Ingots
The extrusion ingots created in the Qatalum casthouse are capable of being extruded into a range of profiles from soft to high strength with a good surface finish for applications such as anodising.
Equipment 4 furnaces of 66 metric tonnes 2 fully automated casting lines 2 continuous homogenising furnaces 1 batch furnace Available diameters 152 mm diameter (6 inch) 178 mm diameter (7 inch) 203 mm diameter (8 inch) 228 mm diameter (9 inch) 254 mm diameter (10 inch) Available length 500 mm to 7000 mm Alloys Full range of alloys in the 6000 series and other alloys on request Standard packing For length 3500 7000 mm Diameter No. of pieces per bundle 152 mm / (6 inch) 7 178 mm / (7 inch) 6 203 mm / (8 inch) 5 228 mm / (9 inch) 4 254 mm / (10 inch) 3