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  • Albion Alloys Slide Fit Microtube 0.4-1.0mm Aluminium Sft3


    The Slide Fit Microtube (Aluminium Sft3) is a versatile cylindrical tube made from high-quality aluminum. Its unique design allows it to slide and fit securely within a range of diameters, providing flexibility and adaptability for different projects. Crafted with precision, it offers consistent performance and reliability.

    Key Features:

    Adjustable Diameter: The Microtube features a diameter range of 0.4-1.0mm, allowing it to accommodate various sizes and shapes of objects within this range. This adjustable fit enables versatility in application.

    Secure Fit: Despite its ability to slide, the Microtube provides a secure and stable fit once positioned, ensuring that inserted objects remain in place without slipping or shifting.

    Aluminium Construction: Made from lightweight yet durable aluminum, the Microtube offers strength and stability while remaining lightweight. This makes it suitable for applications where weight is a concern, such as in aerospace models or lightweight structures.

    Smooth Surface Finish: The Microtube is crafted with a smooth surface finish, reducing friction and facilitating easy sliding and insertion of objects. This feature enhances user convenience and ease of use.

    Precision Engineering: Manufactured with precision engineering techniques, the Microtube maintains consistent dimensions and tolerances throughout its length, ensuring compatibility and reliable performance in various applications.

    Potential Uses:

    Model Building: Use the Slide Fit Microtube (Aluminium Sft3) in model building projects for creating adjustable joints, movable parts, or sliding mechanisms in miniature structures, vehicles, or machinery.

    Prototyping: Engineers and designers can utilize the Microtube for prototyping small-scale mechanical assemblies, adjustable fixtures, or experimental setups where precise positioning or adjustment is required.

    Crafts and DIY Projects: Incorporate the Microtube into crafts, DIY projects, or hobbies that involve movable parts, adjustable mechanisms, or creative constructions. It can be used in jewelry making, sculpture, or kinetic art.

    Educational Purposes: The Microtube can serve as a valuable educational tool for demonstrating concepts such as mechanical engineering, motion control, or geometric principles in classrooms, workshops, or science fairs.

    Repair and Maintenance: It can be used for repair or maintenance tasks in various industries, such as electronics, instrumentation, or precision equipment, where adjustable fittings or sliding components are needed.

    Overall, the Slide Fit Microtube (Aluminium Sft3) offers versatility, reliability, and ease of use, making it a valuable component for modelers, engineers, crafters, educators, and hobbyists alike. Its adjustable design and secure fit make it suitable for a wide range of applications requiring precision and flexibility.

    Shipping & Delivery

    Access Models offers efficient delivery services within the UK and overseas, aiming to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receipt, contingent on payment confirmation. Standard UK deliveries are conducted via Royal Mail, typically arriving within 2-3 days, though customers are advised to allow up to 5 days. For expedited deliveries, the express service ensures next-day delivery for orders placed before 1pm, with specific provisions for orders placed over the weekend or on bank holidays.

    Shipping charges vary based on the order value and destination. UK standard shipping costs range from £4.99 to £7.99, with additional surcharges for heavy items and non-mainland UK destinations, including specific regions like Northern Ireland, Isle of Man, Guernsey, and Jersey. We do not ship to PO Boxes and BFPO addresses.

    For heavy, bulky, or restricted items such as large model kits and items containing hazardous materials, special shipping considerations apply. International shipping starts at £18, with varying costs and delivery times based on destination zones. Access Models does not ship to certain countries including Spain, USA, and Australia.

    Customers may encounter customs fees on international orders, which are not included in our shipping costs and are the responsibility of the customer. In case of postal losses or damage, claims may take up to 30 days to process, and we require customer confirmation to initiate this process.

    Returns are accepted within 14 days for change of mind and 30 days for faulty items, in line with the EU Distance Selling Directive. Access Models offers repair, exchange, or refund for eligible returns, excluding faults due to misuse or wear and tear. Customers are responsible for return postage costs, except in cases of damage or fault. Refunds are issued in accordance with the returns policy, excluding opened packages unless they are faulty.