Metal foam

ZA27 zinc alloy (porosity 94.1%)

ZA27 alloy matriz with uniformly distributed cells and quite uniform cell size

  • Base material: ZA27 zinc alloy
  • Foam type: Closed cell
  • Manufacturing method: Stir-casting technique using CaH2 as foaming agent

Geometric characteristics

  • Porosity: 94.1 %
  • Bulk density: 0.3 g/cm3
  • Average pore size: 2.0 mm
  • Properties

    Includes plateau stress and densification strain values.

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    About this content

    • Database name

      Metal Foam

    • Dataset ID

      0181

    • Copyright

      ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019

    • Chief Editor

      Stefan Szyniszewski

      s.szyniszewski@gmail.com

    Cite this content

    • Stefan Szyniszewski (ed.)
      SpringerMaterials
    • ZA27 zinc alloy (porosity 94.1%)
      https://materials.springer.com/metalfoam/0181
    • 0181 (Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, © 2019)