For Sale 6013-T4 sheet 0.032" thick aluminum, strong as 2024, weldable.

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danmoser

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For sale are 4 sheets of Alcoa 6013-T4 aluminum measuring 48" wide, 72" long, and 0.032" thick .. surplus from another project.
This is a hard-to-find, premium grade weldable material.
It is more formable in the -T4 temper.
After forming and/or welding, you can artificially age it up to -T6 temper in an oven.. ~350 F.
6013-T6 is significantly higher in yield & ultimate strength than 6061-T6 .. it's comparable in strength to 2024-T3, yet tougher and more corrosion resistant.
See manufacturer's spec sheet & pictures below.
Will sell all 4 sheets for $400.
Buyer pays shipping, or can pick up in Salt Lake City area.

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addaon

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6013 is good stuff. It's what the Questair Venture is made of, for example. If it weren't for price, I think we'd see a big move from 6061-T6 to 6013-T6 for many kits.
 
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