Inside Taber Extrusion’s new state-of-the-art casthouse, aluminum billets are cast and extruded into a wide range of shapes and sizes. Taber offers the full range of aluminum alloys, including, hard, soft, marine, and armor grade, a unique capability in the industry.
Taber’s capabilities allow the company to serve several industries, including aerospace and firearms. The hard alloys that are created are ideal for these industries due to their high strength and corrosion resistance.
Taber serves both relatively small and large firearm manufacturers, establishing unique profiles for each customer. Customers have the option of requesting custom shapes with unique specifications or purchasing from Taber’s existing inventory.
To highlight some of the company’s services: Taber offers custom extrusions to be used in the manufacturing of AR-15 variant rifles. The aluminum alloys used for these shapes are the same as those used in military grade jets. Taber can provide both oversized extrusions as well as shapated that are as small as 1 millimeter for manufacturing firearms.
Taber’s resumé includes service to all the major aerospace manufacturers in the U.S. The extruded shapes provided by Taber are used for important components of aerospace vehicles, including the fuselage/pressure cabin, seat/cargo tracks, lower and upper horizontal stabilization, and upper and lower wing skin/spars/stringers. Another unique service offered by Taber, that is applicable to the aerospace industry, is large press, hard alloy extrusions.
With unique capabilities and decades of experience, Taber is the go-to company for all of your extrusion needs.