21. Investigation of Die Cast Mg-Al Alloys with Additions of Sn, Si and Sb

  1. Prof. Dr. K. U. Kainer
  1. Dr. Per Bakke,
  2. Dr. Ketil Pettersen and
  3. Dr. Håkon Westengen

Published Online: 22 APR 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527603565.ch21

Magnesium: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference Magnesium Alloys and Their Applications

Magnesium: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference Magnesium Alloys and Their Applications

How to Cite

Bakke, P., Pettersen, K. and Westengen, H. (2003) Investigation of Die Cast Mg-Al Alloys with Additions of Sn, Si and Sb, in Magnesium: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference Magnesium Alloys and Their Applications (ed K. U. Kainer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527603565.ch21

Editor Information

  1. GKSS-Forschungszentrum, Institut für Werkstoffforschung, Max-Planck-Straße, 21502 Geesthacht, Germany

Author Information

  1. Hydro Aluminium a.s., Magnesium Competence Centre, Porsgrunn, Norway

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 APR 2005
  2. Published Print: 27 NOV 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527309757

Online ISBN: 9783527603565

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • investigation of die Cast Mg-Al alloys with additions of Sn;
  • Si and Sb

Summary

Magnesium die casting alloys based on Al as the main alloying element can broadly be grouped into two categories; those where the third element(s) form stable phases with Al, and those where the third element(s) form precipitates with Mg [1].