Aluminum and copper industry sourcebook, May 1975-April 1976
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Published by The Corporation, exclusive sales agent, Lasky-Lanouette in [New York], Edison, N.J .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Aluminum industry and trade -- United States -- Finance.,
  • Copper industry and trade -- United States -- Finance.

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Edition Notes

Statementmaterials selected by MSS Information Corporation from the journals, indexes, and profiles of Disclosure, inc.
ContributionsUnited States. Securities and Exchange Commission., MSS Information Corporation., Disclosure Incorporated.
LC ClassificationsHD9539.A63 U49
The Physical Object
Pagination214 p. ;
Number of Pages214
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4567785M
ISBN 100842240217
LC Control Number77084627

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  The book first covers the traits of pure and commercial aluminum, which include the composition, physical and thermal properties, and radiation. Next, the text covers the various classifications of aluminum alloys Book Edition: 1.   Aluminum metallization films with copper additions are found to exhibit highly localized pitting in the presence of moisture. Galvanic action of aluminum surrounding Al 2 .   Copper distributions in aluminum alloys. Muster, T.H. et al. Nova Science Publishers pages $ Paperback TN The copper alloyed with aluminum can range from a few atoms dispersed in solid solutions, through clusters, to fully intermetallic compositions and particle size.   Al–5% Cu alloy and composites with 5, 10, and 15 wt% particles of copper are subjected to deformation up to 50%. Both the alloy and the corresponding composite with 5% reinforcement could deform up to 50% ().The thorough deformation of the alloy is self-explanatory as it consists of a solid solution of aluminum and intermetallics CuAl composite having similar composition does .

Aluminum alloys are economical in many applications. They are used in the automotive industry, aerospace industry, in construc-tion of machines, appliances, and structures, as cooking utensils, as cov-ers for housings for electronic equipment, as pressure vessels for cryogenic applications, and in innumerable other areas. Tables 6 and 7 list. Aluminum-Copper Alloys (2xxx Series) are age hardenable, and include some of the highest strength aluminum alloys, such as Alloy With a yield strength as high as 66 ksi ( MPa) its engineering importance is made use of by the aircraft industry. mina into its component elements as metallic aluminum and oxygen gas. The oxygen reacts with the carbon anodes, forming bubbles of CO and CO 2 gas. Liquid aluminum settles on the bottom of the cell since it is denser (specific gravity at °C) than the electrolyte (specific gravity ). Periodically, this aluminum is siphoned off by vacuum.   A. Aluminum will be very susceptible to galvanic corrosion in contact with copper, assuming that the two metals are also in contact with a common electrolyte (such as water with some ionic content.) Almost any text or handbook on corrosion will have galvanic series table. The farther two metals or alloys are separated on the table, faster the corrosion of the less noble of the two will.

It begins with a review of temper designations and product forms and the underlying physical metallurgy of aluminum alloys. It then examines manufacturing practices and techniques, focusing in critical areas such as casting, metalworking, heat treating, machining and finishing, surface treatment, and joining. The production of aluminium received a further impetus when Robert Bunsen and, following him, Deville, showed how the metal could be produced electrolytically from its ores. In , the brothers Cowie produced the first aluminium alloys containing iron and copper, soon after which the invention of the dynamo made a cheaper. This article contains tables that present engineering data for the following metals and their alloys: aluminum, copper, iron, lead, magnesium, nickel, tin, titanium, zinc, precious metals, permanent magnet materials, pure metals, rare earth metals, and actinide metals. Copper has been an essential material to man since pre-historic times. In fact, one of the major "ages" or stages of human history is named for a copper alloy, bronze. Copper and it's many alloys have played an important role in many civilizations, from the ancient Egyptians, Romans to modern day cultures around the world. Here, you will find a number of reference materials detailing the role.