8. Magnesium and Its Alloys

  1. Myer Kutz
  1. Robert S. Busk

Published Online: 8 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172551.ch8

Handbook of Materials Selection

Handbook of Materials Selection

How to Cite

Busk, R. S. (2002) Magnesium and Its Alloys, in Handbook of Materials Selection (ed M. Kutz), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York. doi: 10.1002/9780470172551.ch8

Editor Information

  1. Myer Kutz Associates, Inc., Albany, NY, USA

Author Information

  1. Hilton Head, South Carolina, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 12 JUL 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471359241

Online ISBN: 9780470172551

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Keywords:

  • structural and load-bearing material;
  • high-purity corrosion-resistant alloy;
  • Thixomolding;
  • chemical-conversion process or anodic coating;
  • electroplating procedures

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Uses

  • Alloys and Properties

  • Fabrication

  • Corrosion and Finishing

  • References

  • Bibliography