Material properties

GRÖMO manufactures roof drainage accessories in five different materials with nine different surfaces. Only European vendors are used as suppliers. This guarantees high quality in the raw material, and is a prerequisite for the high quality standards of GRÖMO.


Aluminum

Aluminum

According to Pliny, aluminum was discovered as early as the time of the emperor Tiberius (14-37 AD). The pure light metal aluminum has a dull, silver-gray appearance due to the thin oxide layer that quickly forms in the air. This oxide layer makes it exceptionally resistant to corrosion. 

 

Overview of properties and benefits:

  • Natural material 
  • Low weight 
  • High stability 
  • Easy to handle
  • High elasticity and excellent plasticity 
  • Cost-effective 
  • Nearly infinite range of color options through surface treatment (coating or anodizing) 
  • Complex constructions are possible with welding, soldering, riveting, or adhering 
  • Requires little maintenance 
  • Long-lasting and resistant to rotting
  • Environmentally friendly 
  • Unbreakable 
  • 100% recyclable without loss of quality, resulting in a material with positive energy footprint in the long run 


Melting point: 659 °C
Length variation at 100 K: 2,4 mm/m
Density: 2,70 kg/dm³


Surface weight

Assembly of metals