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differences between 1050 aluminum sheet and 1060 aluminum sheet
Nov 01, 2017

1050 aluminum sheet and 1060 aluminum sheet are all belongs to 1000 series pure aluminum sheet,

the aluminum content of them are all up to 99%, the difference is that to 1050 aluminum sheet, 

the content is 99.5%, while to 1060 aluminum sheet, the content is 99.6%, in other words, the aluminum

content of 1060 aluminum sheet is a little higher than 1050 aluminum sheet. But in general, the chemical 

composition and the physical property of them are similar, so they can replace each other, nowadays, 

1060 aluminum sheet are used in industry application instead of 1050 aluminum sheet, 1050 aluminum sheet

are usually replaced by 1060 aluminum sheet. As a kind of pure aluminum sheet, 1050 and 1060 aluminum 

sheet have many characteristics, such as low density, good conductivity and thermal performance, good corrosion

resistance, good plastic processing performance, they can be processed into plates, strip, foil and slug products. 

1050 and 1060 aluminum sheet can be used in daily necessities, lighting appliance, baffle plate, adornment, 

chemical industrial containers, heat sink, signs, electronics, lamps and lanterns, nameplate, electric equipment,

stamping parts and other products. Their typical application is the site with high demands of form-ability and

corrosion resistance and not high requirement of strength. So 1060 aluminum sheet are the choice if you want

to select between them, if you want 1060 aluminum sheet with high quality.