Kaiser Aluminum manufactures plate in gauge ranges from .250″ to 10″. Our enhanced ballistic performance 6061/T651 General Engineering plate is available in gauges from 1.000 to 2.500 inches. Aluminum’s light weight and high strength make it ideal for armoring vehicles. Kaiser Aluminum provides material for manufacturing armor and mine blast kits for a variety of military platforms including the HMMWV and MRAP.
Kaiser Aluminum produces hard alloy bar and soft alloy extrusions for cage armor utilized on a number of vehicles. Aluminum cage armor is approximately 50% lighter than steel cage armor.