Metal foam

Aluminium (porosity 94%)

Irregular structure. Foam pores filled with silicone polymer rubber (2K-Z010)

  • Base material: Aluminium
  • Foam type: Open cell
  • Manufacturing method: Invesment casting process with silicone polymer pore filler

Geometric characteristics

  • Average pore size: 2.3 mm
  • Porosity: 94.0 %
  • Pores per unit length: 20.0 pores/inch
  • Bulk density: 1.24 g/cm3
  • Properties

    Includes plateau stress and densification strain values.

    Stress-strain relation

    Stress Stress unit Strain Strain rate Strain rate unit

    References (1)

    About this content

    • Database name

      Metal Foam

    • Dataset ID

      0075

    • Copyright

      ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019

    • Chief Editor

      Stefan Szyniszewski

      s.szyniszewski@gmail.com

    Cite this content

    • Stefan Szyniszewski (ed.)
      SpringerMaterials
    • Aluminium (porosity 94%)
      https://materials.springer.com/metalfoam/0075
    • 0075 (Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, © 2019)