3003 Aluminum Coil

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3003 Aluminum Coil

Champagne Metals is an aluminum producer and distributor that is committed to providing high-quality aluminum products and excellent customer service. One of the alloys we produce is aluminum coil 3003.

Aluminum coil 3003 is a general-purpose aluminum alloy. It has moderate strength, good corrosion resistance and good workability. It can be cold worked but not heat treated and is often rolled and extruded. Applications for 3003 aluminum coil include HVAC, roofing and siding, cookware and other sheet metal applications.

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Typical Aluminum Coil 3003 Standards

Aluminum coil 3003 is available in a range of tempers, including:

  • O
  • H12
  • H14
  • H16
  • H18
  • H19

It’s available in thicknesses ranging from 0.017 to 2 inches and in widths from 0.25 to 60 inches. It can be cut for lengths ranging from 12 to 144 inches. We can help you decide which size is best for your application.

More Information About Aluminum Coil 3003

Learn more about 3003 aluminum coil to see if it’s the right choice for your projects:

Aluminum coil 3003 has several advantages, including:

  • Good weldability
  • Good corrosion resistance
  • Good formability
  • Medium strength

The disadvantages of aluminum coil 3003 include:

  • Not heat treatable
  • Low ductility

The following industries commonly use 3003 aluminum coil:

  • Home and consumer goods
  • Construction and roofing materials
  • HVAC
  • Chemical and fuel handling
  • Refrigeration

Specific applications of this metal alloy include:

  • Hinges
  • Cookware
  • Siding
  • Fuel tanks
  • Insulation
  • Gas lines
  • Condensers

Aluminum coil 3003 has good machinability for an aluminum alloy.

Aluminum 3003 coil can’t be heat treated.

The alloy has good weldability and is sometimes used along with other aluminum alloys.

Chemical Properties of Aluminum Coil 3003

Aluminum coil 3003 consists of several other metals beyond aluminum. Its chemical makeup is:

0.60% 0.70% 0.05-.20% 0.10% 1.00-1.50% 0.05%

Aluminum Coil 3003 Mechanical Properties

The mechanical properties of 3003 aluminum coil vary by temper. For example, tensile strengths for 3003 H14 aluminum coil range from 20 to 26 kilopounds per square inch (KSI) while tensile strengths for H12 range from 17 to 23 KSI. Champagne Metals can help you decide which tempers are best suited for your mechanical properties.

3003 Aluminum Coil FAQ’s

Let’s answer some frequently asked questions about 3003 aluminum coil.

Aluminum coil 3003 can be anodized. It contains higher amounts of manganese which helps to protect the metal after anodization. However, the manganese content typically turns the resulting metal into an unattractive brown.

Yes, 3003 is one of the primary aluminum alloys used in the automotive industry. It has many uses in automobiles, including tubing for use in a vehicle’s cooling system, fuel system and brake system. Aluminum 3003 is also commonly used to form the chassis of automobiles.

Turn to Champagne Metals for 3003 Aluminum Coil Sales

As a North American aluminum processor and distributor, Champagne Metals can be your 3003 aluminum coil supplier. We’re a family-owned company that is committed to exceeding our customers’ expectations. Contact us today for a quote or to learn more about aluminum coil 3003.

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