.625 (5/8) - Shapiro Metal Supply - Powder Keg Coating

Dec 24, 2018
Sheet Metal

About .625 (5/8) Aluminum Sheet and Plate

.625 (5/8) aluminum sheet and plate, offered by Shapiro Metal Supply, is a versatile product widely used in various industries. This high-quality aluminum material is known for its excellent strength, durability, and corrosion resistance, making it ideal for a range of applications.


The .625 (5/8) aluminum sheet and plate available at Shapiro Metal Supply meet stringent industry standards and specifications. The material is made from 6061 aluminum, a popular alloy known for its exceptional strength and weldability. It has a thickness of .625 inches (5/8 inch) and is available in various dimensions to suit different requirements.


The versatility of .625 (5/8) aluminum sheet and plate makes it suitable for a wide array of uses across industries. Here are some common applications:

  • Marine industry: The corrosion-resistant properties of aluminum make it a preferred choice for shipbuilding, boat interiors, and offshore structures
  • Aerospace: Aluminum sheet and plate are extensively used in the aerospace industry for manufacturing aircraft components, including wings, fuselages, and structural elements
  • Automotive: Aluminum's lightweight yet durable nature makes it an ideal material for car bodies, engine components, and interior parts
  • Construction: Aluminum is commonly used in construction projects for roofing, cladding, windows, doors, and structural frames
  • Transportation: Aluminum is widely utilized in the transportation industry for trailers, truck bodies, and railcars due to its strength and fuel efficiency
  • General fabrication: The flexibility and machinability of aluminum allow it to be easily customized and fabricated for various applications in different industries

Benefits of .625 (5/8) Aluminum Sheet and Plate

Choosing .625 (5/8) aluminum sheet and plate from Shapiro Metal Supply offers numerous benefits:

  • Strength and durability: Aluminum possesses excellent strength-to-weight ratio, providing structural integrity while being lightweight
  • Corrosion resistance: Aluminum naturally forms a protective oxide layer, making it highly resistant to corrosion and rust
  • High machinability: Aluminum can be easily machined, drilled, cut, and welded, allowing for efficient fabrication and customization
  • Thermal conductivity: Aluminum conducts heat quickly and efficiently, making it suitable for applications requiring heat dissipation or insulation
  • Recyclability: Aluminum is a sustainable choice as it is fully recyclable, reducing environmental impact and promoting a circular economy
  • Aesthetic appeal: The sleek and modern appearance of aluminum enhances the visual appeal of products and structures

Contact Shapiro Metal Supply for Your Aluminum Needs

When it comes to sourcing superior quality .625 (5/8) aluminum sheet and plate, Powder Keg Coating trusts Shapiro Metal Supply. With years of experience in the industry, Shapiro Metal Supply is committed to providing customers with high-quality products and exceptional service. Our knowledgeable staff can assist you in finding the right aluminum material for your specific requirements.

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