Learn More About Profile Extrusions

Created at : Nov 2, 2022

Profile extrusions are a type of extrusion process used to create profile shapes. This type of extrusion can be used to create a wide variety of shapes, including custom and complex forms. They are commonly used in a variety of industries, such as construction, automotive, and aerospace. Profile extrusions are typically made from aluminum, but can also be made from other materials, such as plastics and steel. They are produced by passing an aluminum profile through a die. 

Custom and Complex Shapes

The profile is cooled and cut to length. Considered a very versatile type of processing, this type of extrusion offers industry and manufacturing greater flexibility when it comes to creating a vast array of unique and innovative parts, pieces and components. With so much to offer it is clear to see why this has become a very popular type of technologically advanced manufacturing process. Improving operational efficiency in industry and manufacturing is easy and convenient when using this type of highly efficient and effective state-of-the-art process.

Typically Made from Aluminum

Extrusions are frequently made of aluminum; however, they can be made from virtually any type of metal imaginable. Innovative and forward-looking businesses often use state-of-the-art technologies to create custom extrusions for special applications in business. Years of experience and a dedication and commitment to high quality and results, means that businesses get the products and services that they need when they need them the most. Regardless of the industry in question, one thing is sure and that is that this type of modern extrusion process can make a big difference in profitability for businesses small and large alike.

Creating Car and Truck Bodies

Profile type extrusions have a wide range of applications due to their ability to create custom and intricate shapes. Profile extrusions are commonly used in the construction industry for framing, windows, doors, and more. In the automotive industry, profile extrusions are used for creating car and truck bodies, as well as a variety of other parts and components. In the aerospace industry, profile extrusions are used for creating aircraft structures and components. Extrusions are also used in a variety of other industries, such as medical, electrical, and more.

Profile Extrusions Offer Several Advantages, Including:

-The ability to create custom and complex shapes

-A wide range of applications

-Durable and strong


-Corrosion resistant

-Low maintenance

-Cost effective

Profile extrusion is an excellent choice for a variety of applications and industries. If you need this type of service, contact a local supplier or manufacturer to discuss your needs and get started on your next project. Alpha Custom Extrusions is always standing by and ready to help!