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Connecting types for T-Slot Aluminium profiles
Aluminium and extrusions

How To Select the correct connecting method for T-Slot Aluminium extrusions

There are multiple methods for connecting T-Slot Aluminium profiles. Here is some useful information to help you decide which style of connection you need for your particular application. The most common types of connecting systems and what you need to know when choosing.   The standard through connection   This method makes use of an access

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T-Slot Aluminium Profiles
Aluminium and extrusions

How to order your cutting and tapping service online

Design your project carefully This is the most important step and will make or break your project before you make your first cut. You don’t need an expensive CAD system, many of our customers have built amazing projects using a hand-drawn sketch. Just take your time and do this properly If you find that your

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Aluminium T slot profile extrusion
Aluminium and extrusions

How to connect T-Slot Aluminium extrusions.

  We understand that you need to save time and money.  So we would like to show you the most cost-effective way to join Extruded Aluminium T-Slot Profile.       This is the standard joining method for T Slot Aluminium profile and is surprisingly quick and easy.  In less than 60 seconds one can

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T-Slot extruded aluminium profile system
Aluminium and extrusions

What is a T-Slot Aluminium profile system?

  T-Slot Aluminium refers to a system of structural Aluminium profiles with T shaped slots. The aluminium is extruded into long sections which can be easily cut to size and joined to build an impressive array of products The slots are used to provide structural strength and to encapsulate the T nuts which are used

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Roof Racks with T-Slot Aluminium

Building roof racks using T-Slot extruded aluminium profiles and accessories T-Slot Aluminium extrusions are extremely versatile for building Roof racks on any vehicle. Easy to accessorise and modify to suit any conditions this system is remarkably adaptable. We can help you build your own unique roof rack and we can  supply and install custom made

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Aluminium and extrusions

How to join the 45 series profile

https://youtu.be/L5309H3lek8 Connecting the 45 series 10mm slot profile is basically the same procedure connecting the other size profile with a few minor variations.     Because the 45 series profile has a larger core you need to use an M12 button head with a modified shank the part is available in our web store part

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T-slot aluminium camper frame
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DIY van fit out using T-Slot Aluminium extrusions

How to convert a  cargo van into your own portable home. If you are passionate about travelling and exploring then there is a good chance that the current coronavirus situation has made all of your plans for the next year or so completely redundant. We are seeing an increase in the number of customers who

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The Framework for your next project

Build it easily with T Slot extruded Aluminium Profiles and accessories Extruded aluminium t-slot profile is an ideal material to create a frame to support and house machinery of all types. Using extruded t-slot aluminium profiles and accessories makes it easy to manufacture all kinds of machine frames. The system is highly versatile and can

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aluminium profile workbenches
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Workbenches and workstations for every application.

 We design and manufacture custom made workbenches and workstations. Our range of aluminium extrusions and accessories enables us to deliver versatile purpose-built equipment that helps you improve your productivity and safety. High-quality components and accessories provide comprehensive and versatile solutions. Easily integrate automation systems such as stackers, conveyors, packing equipment, weighing equipment and labelling equipment. GAP Engineering

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easy camper
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Now this is living

When my good friend James told me that he had ripped his homemade camper trailer apart and wanted to re-construct with our aluminium extrusion I was impressed with his level of motivation. James had built his camper a few years back in a bit of a hurry when he and his wife had decided to

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Custom made workbench T slot Aluminium Extrusions and accessories
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Custom Made Workbenches and Workstations supplied by GAP Engineering.

A suitable working environment is crucial in achieving your production goals. A poorly planned workstation can have a significant negative impact on any of the following: Workplace health and safety Quality control Productivity Profit margin  What to look for in a well planned and designed workstation 1. Correct work height  An operator’s arms should be

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Machinery Guards and Safety fencing.

GAP Engineering supplies and installs Axelent X-Guard, the worlds leading brand of specialised safety fencing and machine guarding equipment. X-Guard is the number one rated system for machinery guards and safety fencing for a wide range of industries.  With a comprehensive range of standard components and accessories the X-Guard system can help solve most of

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equipment for movie industry
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Aluminium T-Slot Extrusions for the Film Industry.

T-Slot Aluminium extrusions can be used to make a diverse range of equipment for the film industry.  From prop and camera support equipment to sound and electrical gear.  You will be hard-pressed finding a more versatile and practical solution for your needs.      Here at GAP Engineering, we can design and manufacture the equipment

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Get your electricians better organised this year

Electrical wiring  in a factory environment can be extremely complicated.  This is especially the case if you aren’t properly organised.  Firstly you need to have a whole lot of rolls of wire, of different types, on hand.  Next, there are all the different fittings and connectors that go on each type of wire.  And that’s

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Aluminium T Slot extrusion Profile Framework
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T-Slot Aluminium extrusions and components for your next project

Are you looking for a better way to build just about anything you can think of? Without grinding, welding or painting you can achieve amazing results with T Slot Aluminium extrusions and accessories supplied by GAP Engineering in Queensland . When creating something new, you usually need to start with some sort of framework.  The

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Aluminium and extrusions

How to keep up with the pace of change in the modern industrial revolution.

You are probably aware that we are in the middle of the fourth industrial revolution. The fourth industrial revolution is characterised by a fusion of technologies that is blurring the line between cyber and physical systems The first three industrial revolutions transformed and revolutionised our society and with each stage, the world fundamentally changed around

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