Sheet Aluminum, Not Just for Heavy Industry, Crafters Love it Too

While it is easy to associate sheet aluminum with utilitarian household items, such as aluminum foil, or heavy industry products, such as those needed by cruising and shipping lines, it is also easy to forget it’s more refined applications. Artisans and crafters have need of sheet aluminum as well.

Qualities that endear sheet aluminum to hobbyists are its bright satiny finish and the fact that it tarnishes more slowly than other metals. It is also lightweight and easy to bend. And although, it does not solder well, it can be used with other connective means, such as riveting and hot-gluing.

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