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Magnesium Elektron - Service & Innovation in Magnesium
Magnesium Elektron Elektron® 21 Magnesium Casting Alloy
Categories: Metal; Nonferrous Metal; Magnesium Alloy

Material Notes: Fully heat treatable alloy for use up to 400°F. Excellent corrosion resistance and castability. Cast products possess a fine-grained microstructure and pressure tightness. Easily machined. Usual Mg surface treatments may be applied. Uses include motorsports and aerospace.

Key Words: UNS M12310; AMS 4429
Available Properties
  • Density
  • Hardness, Brinell
  • Tensile Strength, Minimum design value
  • Tensile Strength, Typical
  • Tensile Strength, Typical
  • Tensile Strength, Typical
  • Tensile Strength, Typical
  • Tensile Strength
  • Tensile Strength, Yield, Typical
  • Tensile Strength, Yield, Minimum design value
  • Tensile Strength, Yield, Typical
  • Tensile Strength, Yield, Typical
  • Tensile Strength, Yield, Typical
  • Elongation at Break, Minimum design value
  • Elongation at Break, Typical
  • Elongation at Break, Typical
  • Creep Strength, 0.1% creep strain
  • Creep Strength, 0.1% creep strain
  • Creep Strength, 0.1% creep strain
  • Modulus of Elasticity
  • Compressive Yield Strength, Typical
  • Compressive Strength, Typical
  • Poissons Ratio
  • Fatigue Strength, Push-Pull; R = 0.1
  • Fracture Toughness, KIC
  • Shear Modulus, Calculated
  • Shear Strength
  • Charpy Impact, Notched
  • Electrical Resistivity
  • CTE, linear
  • Specific Heat Capacity
  • Thermal Conductivity
  • Melting Point
  • Solidus
  • Liquidus
  • Maximum Service Temperature, Air
  • Solution Temperature, Follow with hot quench and aging
  • Aging Temperature, Follow with air cool
  • Gadolinium, Gd
  • Magnesium, Mg, as balance; includes saturation of Zr
  • Neodymium, Nd
  • Zinc, Zn
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