Metal foam

Aluminium (porosity 95%)

Aluminium matrix with 7% Si, 0.3% Mg, 0.2% Fe (max) and 0.1 % Zn (max)

  • Base material: Aluminium
  • Foam type: Closed cell
  • Manufacturing method: The dynamic gas injection method with high-speed horizontal oscillation

Geometric characteristics

  • Porosity: 95.0 %
  • Pores per unit length: 9.0 pores/cm
  • Bulk density: 0.13 g/cm3
  • Average pore size: 1.0 mm
  • Stress-strain relation

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    About this content

    • Database name

      Metal Foam

    • Dataset ID

      0271

    • Copyright

      ©Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2019

    • Chief Editor

      Stefan Szyniszewski

      s.szyniszewski@gmail.com

    Cite this content

    • Stefan Szyniszewski (ed.)
      SpringerMaterials
    • Aluminium (porosity 95%)
      https://materials.springer.com/metalfoam/0271
    • 0271 (Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, © 2019)