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We understand aluminum and enjoy sharing our passion with others. We desire to take frequently asked questions regarding our products, aluminum or projects and presenting them to everyone for their edification. If you have any questions, feedback, or article suggestions please contact us.

New Site is LIVE – Orange Aluminum a Fresh New Look

July 04, 2017

With over 1 year in the making we are proud to present our new store! It has been a long road to get where we are today but we couldn't have done it without our customers, both the business and kind feedback on the features they felt would better serve

Hanging with Orange – Why Our Z Clips, Panel Hangers, Clips, etc…

July 04, 2017

The concept is simply an aluminum version of the traditional French Cleat, whose roots can be traced back to as early as the late 1800's, but whats up with all the different names... Z Clips, Panel Cleat, Panel Hanger, Panel Connectors. (more…)

Understanding 6000 Series Aluminum Alloys

July 04, 2017

In the United States, The Aluminum Association is responsible for the allocation and registration of aluminum alloys. Currently there are over 600 aluminum alloys registered with the Aluminum Association. Aluminum alloys can be grouped upon the particular material’s characteristics, such as the primary elemental component as well as its ability

Benefits of aluminum extrusions for paneling and architecture products

July 04, 2017

Aluminum provides many benefits. There are many reasons why people opt for aluminum for extrusionsversus other metals (and no, we are not biased!). Let’s look at some of the facts. Aluminum is the third most abundant metal on the planet, make it a cost effective and environmentally friendly. In addition,

How to select aluminum price tag molding

July 04, 2017

As you may already know, there are many benefits in using aluminum trim or moldings for your projects. The pliancy, strength to weight ratio, and price make aluminum extrusions also the ideal choice for price tag moldings. When selecting a trim, there are many options. We offer fluted price tag,