Your browser is out of date.

You are currently using Internet Explorer 7/8/9, which is not supported by our site. For the best experience, please use one of the latest browsers.

6061

Versatile, ductile, easy to form.

Stainless Steel Products manufactures aluminum 6061 alloy in round wire, flat wire, cut to length for the performance you need for the most demanding uses.

Attributes

Aluminum 6061 alloy is one of the most popular aluminum alloys, and offers a long list of benefits when made into wire:

  • Heat treatable
  • Corrosion resistant
  • Machinable
  • Good for forming
  • Good for welding
  • High strength
  • Versatile

Having the right blend

Aluminum 6061 alloy is blend of aluminum, chromium, copper, iron, magnesium, manganese, silicon, titanium, zinc and other materials. Aluminum 6061 alloy is composed of:

Aluminum95.8 - 98.6
Chromium0.04 - 0.35
Copper0.15 - 0.40
Iron0.70, max
Magnesium0.80 - 1.20
Manganese0.15, max
Silicon0.40 - 0.80
Titanium0.15, max
Zinc0.25, max
Beryllium0.15, max
Other0.15, max

*This is for information purposes only. Actual numbers may vary.

Material TypeNon-ferrous
Resistivity 3.66E-06ohm-cm
Electrical conductivity43%IACS
Thermal conductivity180w/m-°k
Machine index30%
Hardness30Brinell
Density2700kg/m3
Yield strength55.2MPa
Ultimate strength124MPa
Poissons ratio0.33
Modulus of elasticity68.9GPa
Specific heat896J/kg°C
Annealing temperature413°C
Solidus582°C
Liquidus651.7°C

*This is for information purposes only. Actual numbers may vary.

Supplying the wire, you need

Wire made from aluminum 6061 alloy has many uses in many industries. Today, aluminum 6061 alloy wire is widely used in the automotive, marine, aviation, construction, agriculture, art, clothing and jewelry industries. Wire manufactured from aluminum 6061 can be used for:

  • Automotive
  • Marine
  • Rail
  • Furniture
  • Building
  • Frames
  • Pipelines
  • Wire
  • Jewelry
  • Decorations
  • Gardening

Delivering the best Aluminum 6061 alloy wire

Since 1995, Stainless Steel Products has developed and delivered high-performing, long-lasting aluminum 6061 alloy wire.

Stainless Steel Products has the experience, expertise and equipment to provide the aluminum 6061 alloy round wire, flat wire, cut to length you require.

  • Operating since 1995
  • Supply and serve industries and manufacturers across the globe

  • Dedicated engineering assistance from a worldwide network of technical professionals
  • Keenattention to detail in all manufacturing phases
  • Superior customer service
  • Expedient, timely delivery

  • Headquartered in the United States of America
  • Utilize rolling mills, drawing, spooling and coiling equipment.
  • In-house round and flat wire cleaning available
  • Expansive inventory of materials in stock for quick shipment

Materials

Ferrous or non-ferrous, we work with most alloys available on the market today. Below is a list by major alloy family class:

Other Alloys

Industries We Serve

SSP works with all major industries on various product applications.  Take advantage of our breadth of knowledge on a wide variety of specifications and requirements!

View More Industries