Metal foam

6101-T6 aluminium alloy (porosity 58%)

Aluminium alloy foam with increased density after rolling process with heat treatment. Non-regular geometry.

  • Base material: 6101-T6 aluminium alloy
  • Foam type: Open cell
  • Manufacturing method: Polymer foam precursor

Geometric characteristics

  • Bulk density: 1.13 g/cm3
  • Porosity: 58.0 %
  • Properties

    Includes plateau stress values.

    Stress-strain relation

    Stress Stress unit Strain Strain rate Strain rate unit

    References (1)

    About this content

    • Database name

      Metal Foam

    • Dataset ID

      0063

    • Copyright

      ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019

    • Chief Editor

      Stefan Szyniszewski

      s.szyniszewski@gmail.com

    Cite this content

    • Stefan Szyniszewski (ed.)
      SpringerMaterials
    • 6101-T6 aluminium alloy (porosity 58%)
      https://materials.springer.com/metalfoam/0063
    • 0063 (Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, © 2019)