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Hydro's design manual contains information on, among other things, aluminum design, alloy selection, jointing, profile tolerances, surface quality, surface treatment, machining, corrosion and structural calculations. An invaluable design guide for anyone who wants to improve their understanding of aluminum design.


Technical information about aluminum

Since the first edition in 1980, Hydro's design manual has been continuously updated and made available to customers, architects, designers, engineers and students who want to learn more about aluminum and extruded aluminum profiles. Here you will find photographs, illustrations, tables and technical information.

Help with development

We offer you technical support and development support from all of our production facilities. We also have specialized technical teams at our R&D centers in Denmark, France, Norway, Sweden, Germany and the USA.

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