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Nickel Silver Extruded Profiles
Nickel Silver Extrusions
Architectural nickel silver is an alloy of nickel, copper, and zinc, which gives it a beautiful golden silver appearance. Custom nickel extruded profiles are often used for a wide range of residential and commercial applications.
Deeco Metals is your #1 source for custom made nickel silver. We can provide extruded shapes that match your exact design requirements. Request a quote for nickel silver extrusions, or contact us to learn more.
Architectural Nickel Silver Extrusions
Due to its appealing appearance and added strength, architectural nickel silver metal is often chosen over other materials for certain design projects. For environments that need a durable material where copper simply will not work, nickel silver provides an excellent choice. The warm luster and absorbingly rich color of nickel silver extrusions make it an exceptional choice for numerous architectural assemblies, including:
- Elevator sills
- Stylish handrails
- Door frames
- Window frames
Why Choose Nickel Silver Extrusions?
Custom nickel silver extruded profiles often look very similar to stainless steel, but with a warmer feel and a yellowish tint and glow. In addition, nickel silver is machinable, harder and more corrosion-resistant than bronze. It exhibits high electrical resistance. Architectural nickel silver also possesses excellent sound qualities, producing a bright and powerful sound in horns and woodwind instruments.
Applications for Custom Nickel Silver Extrusions
Nickel silver extrusions are commonly used in a variety of industries and applications. Though primarily used for decorative architectural products, and is durable and versatile enough for a wide range of uses. Common applications for nickel silver include:
- Elevator sills & door tracks
- Door and Window frames
- Door lock hardware
- Window hardware
- Weather-strips and Thresholds
- Wear or Railing components
- Electrical or electronic components
- Machined parts
- and many more
Custom Mill Nickel Silver Finishing
The silver mill finish on a custom nickel extruded profile is oxidized due to the hot extrusion process. The general appearance is duller than the sanded or polished finish. The surface is smooth but lacks reflectivity. Additional marking or discoloration may be a result where the mill finish was subjected to roll straightening. These beneficial features make nickel silver extrusions a highly favorable addition to any project.