aluminum alloys

aluminum alloy

aluminum alloy

Aluminum alloys are formed commonly with copper, zinc, manganese, silicon and magnesium as the alloying elements. This components help to give aluminum better properties, such as cost effectiveness due to the melting point.

There are many kinds of aluminum allow compositions, you can find a general description of aluminum alloys inthe matweb, you can find also some data about most used aluminum alloys in casting here.

Aluminum alloys are ideal for manufacturing a recyclable, light and stiff product, it is also very diverse in the forms that it can take thanks to processes as sand casting and permanent mold casting (described in previous posts) among other processes.

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