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3000 Series Aluminum Honeycomb

Superior Strength Lightweight Aluminum Honeycomb

ARGOSY 3000 Series Aluminum Honeycomb is a lightweight honeycomb core that offers superior strength and corrosion resistance to meet a broad range of demanding applications. It is a high performance, low-cost structural core material that is perfect for architectural, transportation, marine, and other industrial applications.

3000 Series Aluminum Honeycomb

Typical Applications

ARGOSY 3000 Series Aluminum Honeycomb is utilized in a wide range of applications where: Lightweight, High flex strength, Corrosion-resistant, low-cost honeycomb core panels are desired. These include:

  • Marine interior planels
  • Automotive and truck panels
  • Industrial equipment
  • Tooling board
  • Engery Absorbing Applications

  • Architectural building panels and curtain walls
  • Rail and subway car flooring, wall and storage compartment panels
  • General door, shelving and cover panels
  • airflow control

Features

  • Excellent energy absorption qualities
  • Corrosion and fungus resistant
  • Low cost/high value
  • Available with RoHS compliant chrome-free
    coating
  • Excellent strength-to-weight ratio over broad
    temperature range beyond 350°F/177°C

How to Order

When ordering, please specify material type using the following format: Example 5.2 1/4 -N-E

wdt_IDPRODUCTDENSITYCELL SIZEPERFORATED OR NON-PERFORATEDEXPANDED or UNEXPANDED
1Aluminum Honeycomb5.21/4P or NE or U

Available Dimensions and Tolerances

wdt_IDwdtcolumnSTANDARDMAXIMUMTOLERANCE
1Ribbon (L)48 inches (1220 mm)72 inches | (1829 mm)+2.0/-0.0 inches | +50.8 / -0.0 mm
2Transverse (W)96 inches (2440 mm)354 inches (9000 mm)+4.0 / -0.0 inches (+101.6 / -0.0 mm)
3Thickness (T) BlockN/A34.5 inches (876 mm)+1.0 / -0.0 inches (+25.4/ -0.0 mm)
4Thickness (T) SliceUp to 4 inches (102mm) TUp to 4 inches (102mm) T±0.004- (±0.1 mm)
5Expanded PanelOver 4 inches (102mm) TOver 4 inches (102mm) T±0.062- (±1.575 mm)
6DensitySee Product Availability ChartSee Product Availability Chart± 15%
7Cell SizeSee Product Availability ChartSee Product Availability Chart± 15%

Product Availability

wdt_IDALLOYNOMINAL CELL SIZENOMINAL DENSITY PCFNOMINAL FOIL THICKNESS INCHESNOMINAL FOIL THICKNESS MICRONS
130003/164.4.0018547
230001/43.4.0018547
330001/43.4.0028572
430003/82.3.0018547
530003/83.6.0028572
630001/21.7.0018547
730001/22.6.0028572
830003/41.2.0018547
930003/41.8.0028572
10300011.3.0028572

Typical Mechanical Properties

wdt_IDCELL SIZE (INCHES) / DENSITY (LBS)STABILIZED COMPRESSIONSTRENGTH "L DIRECTION" (MPa)MODULUS "L DIRECTION" (PSI)STRENGTH "W DIRECTION" (MPa)MODULUS "W DIRECTION" (PSI)
11/4 Inches | Density 3.42.00 MPa | 543 PSI1.602580.90128
21/4 Inches | Density 5.22.80 MPa | 998 PSI2.204381.30221
33/8 Inches | Density 2.31.11 MPa | 242 PSI0.861890.5988
43/8 Inches | Density 3.61.56 MPa | 632 PSI1.202830.82144
51/2 Inches | Density 1.70.65 MPa | 94 PSI0.71020.458
61/2 Inches | Density 2.60.86 MPa | 274 PSI0.802220.5599
73/4 Inches | Density 1.20.35 MPa | 51 PSI0.4580.344
83/4 Inches | Density 1.80.48 MPa | 163 PSI0.481110.3554
91 Inches | Density 1.30.35 MPa | 51 PSI0.4580.344

*Information contained above is typical only and should be verified for any specific applications

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