About Smiths Advanced

We are a leading stockholder and global supplier of metals and plastics into Aerospace & Space, Chemical, Defence, Medical, MRO, Naval, Nuclear, Oil & Gas and Power industries.

We make high quality materials available in a fast, cost-effective and convenient package and provide a consistent supply path for all our customers.

Finishing Options

7068 Aluminium Bar

Offering the strength of steel.

7068 aluminium alloy utilises zinc as a main alloying element.

Designed as a higher strength alternative to 7075 alloy, 7068 aluminium is one of the highest strength aluminiums available today.

With 30% greater strength than 7075, the alloy utilises zinc as a main alloying element. With good ductility and good machinability, the material offers engineers and designers greater flexibility to increase the strength of critical components without increasing weight. 7068 aluminium offers good dimensional stability.

Stock Availability

Smiths Advanced Metals stocks 7068 aluminium bars in various shapes, sizes and tempers (including F, T6, T651 and T6511 tempers).

7068 Aluminium Bar Datasheet


We offer a comprehensive billeting services using a range of modern processing equipment. Bars are cut to tight tolerances which often negates the need for further cutting which may save our customers time and money.

Technical Support

To find out more about the 7068 aluminium bar and for other technical advice, contact Smiths Advanced Metals today. We provide additional technical support via our UKAS Accredited Testing Laboratory.

Product Features:

    AMS 4331

    Medical parts
    Racing components
    Aircraft structural parts
    Connecting rods

    Very high tensile and compressive strength
    Very good machinability
    Good ductility
    Good strength retention at high temperatures

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