Quick tip · Profiles for DIY and professional purposes
User tip no. 80
Brass profiles turn dull and mottled over time. With Alu-Magic polish from alfer®, these can be polished to a shine again.
User tip no. 91
You can use the top and bottom guide rail profile to fit a piece of furniture with glass or Plexiglas sliding doors. This is quick and easy to do.
User tip no. 92
Brass profiles can tarnish somewhat over time – brass profiles can get their old shine back if they are cleaned with a conventional brass cleaning product.
User tip no. 93
With the plastic frame profile, sharp edges can be prevented from causing injury. The profile is simply stuck on – that’s it.
User tip no. 94
Untreated aluminium profiles become mottled over time outside. With alfer® Alu-Magic polish you can give these profiles a great shine again.
User tip no. 95
Aluminium profiles can be cut to size quickly and simply with a conventional metal saw or with a mitre saw with a metal saw blade. Sharp edges can be quickly and safely smoothed with a metal file or our manual universal deburrer.
User tip no. 96
Stainless steel profiles can easily be cleaned with a damp cloth and if necessary some detergent or with conventional stainless steel cleaning products and then rubbed off with a soft, dry cloth.
User tip no. 97
alfer® steel profiles can easily be cut to size with a conventional metal saw. They have a rust-proof coating and can be painted and welded.
User tip no. 98
If you want to install a wall or window made of glass units, U profiles are available to put round the edges. The 40 mm × 86 mm U-profile, item no. 04135, is suitable for this purpose.