7. Some general design advice
Your goal as a designer is to come up with the design that best meets the requirements of the project.
Whether you are designing a frame for a bicycle, a roof reinforcement for a car or solar panels, the aluminum profile will take shape on the drawing board. It is therefore essential that you understand the “basics” for the design of aluminium profiles and components.
Understanding these basics will help you identify ways to reduce weight, add functionalities, simplify assembly, and minimize costs.
We provide expert advice when you need it. Here are some areas for you to consider when designing with aluminium extrusions.