Aluminium C Channels

Aluminium C Channels


Aluminium C Channels, also known as Aluminium Channels or Aluminium U Channels, are general purpose profiles that are widely used in both commercial and in-house applications. Aluminium C channels have moderate strength and exceptional corrosion resistance making it suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. The aluminium C channel has high durability and is lightweight, making it the ideal choice for many applications, including manufacture, furniture, fitting, automobile, construction, structural framing and other general fabrication uses.


Uses of aluminium C channel include construction, architectural trim, marine, ornamental, framing, structural displays, store fixtures, railings, elevators, glass, mirror and woodworking projects.


Two of the most commonly used grades of aluminium C channel alloys are 6061 and 6063. AA6061 has the most versatility of all heat-treatable aluminium C channel alloys, while maintaining most of the good qualities of aluminium. It is corrosion resistant and offers a range of good mechanical properties. It can be welded and fabricated by many commonly used techniques and has good workability in the annealed condition. As a result, AA6061 is used in many products and applications, which require strength and corrosion resistance.

AA6063 has a fairly low strength, but excellent corrosion resistance and a smoother surface, as compared to other aluminium alloys. 6063 aluminium has good weldability and more formability than multipurpose 6061 aluminium. For aluminium C channels that require greater strength, AA6063 can be heat treated for added strength.

AA6061Up to 300mmUp to 6000mmFrom 1.1mm
AA6063Up to 300mmUp to 6000mmFrom 1.1mm
AA6082Up to 300mmUp to 6000mmFrom 1.1mm

Other aluminium C channel sizes and grades are available upon request. You can request to cut your aluminium C channels down to size.


Mill FinishOriginal nature of aluminium, where no chemical or mechanical finish is applied on the surface.
Powder CoatingDurable film coating that can meet stringent performance criteria, offering a wide variety of colours.
AnodisingResistant to corrosion and wear due to protective aluminium oxide outer layer.
Bright DippingElectro-brightening treatment to produce smooth surface with high lustre and “mirror” finish.
Brushed FinishDistinctive appearance with uniform fine lines parallel to the brushing direction.
PretreatmentEtched or cleaned with an acidic or alkaline material before a pretreatment coating is applied. Applied coating enhances paint or powder adhesion and is corrosion resistant.

Kian Huat Metal

Kian Huat Metal is the Singapore’s leading aluminium C channel supplier with a wide distribution network that spans over 20 countries in the Asia Pacific region. With over 30 years of experience, we provide the very best quality products, prompt delivery and highest standard of services at competitive prices. At Kian Huat Metal, we supply an extensive range of metals for various applications. Our inventory includes: stainless steel, structural steel, mild steel, galvanized steel, aluminium, brass, bronze and copper. Our hot rolled and cold rolled steel is available in a wide range of shapes including: bars, rods, universal beams, universal columns, pipes, hollow sections, channels, sheets and plates. We can cut according to your exact specifications. Contact us for Aluminium Supplier in Singapore at reasonable prices.

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