Metal foam

A357 aluminium alloy (porosity 67.5%)

The geometry is based on the salt dough pores shape

  • Base material: A357 aluminium alloy
  • Foam type: Open cell
  • Manufacturing method: Infiltration casting of salt dough

Geometric characteristics

  • Porosity: 67.5 %
  • Bulk density: 0.84 g/cm3
  • Average pore size: 2.8 mm
  • Properties

    Includes yield stress and 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

      0128

    • Copyright

      ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019

    • Chief Editor

      Stefan Szyniszewski

      s.szyniszewski@gmail.com

    Cite this content

    • Stefan Szyniszewski (ed.)
      SpringerMaterials
    • A357 aluminium alloy (porosity 67.5%)
      https://materials.springer.com/metalfoam/0128
    • 0128 (Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, © 2019)