Round Aluminum Rod: 1/2" OD x 12" Long (1 Piece)

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SKU: 83048
Regular price $9.99
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Aluminum rod is an excellent option for a range of applications, especially when weight reduction is a priority. Aluminum rod has a low density, which makes it an ideal candidate. This rod can be used in furniture, construction, machining, or even musical instruments.

See the Specifications and Customer Uses sections for more detailed information.

  • Material Type: Aluminum
  • Product Shape: Round Rod
  • Outside Diameter: 1/2"
  • Length: 12"
  • Alloy: 6061-T6
  • Pieces Per Pack: 1

- General Machining: Round aluminum rods are used as raw materials for machining custom parts, components, and fasteners in manufacturing and industrial processes.

- Fasteners: They are employed to manufacture various fasteners, including screws, bolts, nuts, and rivets, for their corrosion resistance and lightweight properties.

- Electrical Conductors: Round aluminum rods serve as electrical conductors in wiring, cables, and electrical components due to their excellent electrical conductivity.

- Shafts and Axles: They are used as shafts and axles in machinery and equipment where lightweight and corrosion resistance are essential.

- Custom Tool Handles: Round aluminum rods can be shaped and used as handles for custom tools and equipment, providing a comfortable and lightweight grip. Knife Makers use this as the pins to their handles.

- Dowel Pins: Round aluminum rods are used to create dowel pins, which serve as alignment and fastening components in various applications.

- Automotive Applications: They find applications in the automotive industry for various components, including antenna rods, handles, and linkage systems.

- Art and Sculpture: Artists and sculptors use round aluminum rods to create sculptures, mobiles, and mixed-media artwork due to their ease of manipulation and lightweight properties.

- DIY Projects: DIY enthusiasts use round aluminum rods for a wide range of home improvement projects, including custom shelving, plant stakes, and garden trellises.

- Sound and Lighting Equipment: Round aluminum rods are used in the construction of microphone stands, lighting rigs, and other equipment used in the entertainment industry.

- Medical Equipment: They find applications in the medical industry for various equipment components, including adjustable stands and brackets.

- HVAC Systems: Round aluminum rods can be used as support components in heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems.