What is Forging Aluminium
This article is about the metalworking process. For the hearth used in that process, see forge. For counterfeiting, see forgery.Hot metal ingot being loaded into a hammer forgeForging is a manufacturing process involving the shaping of metal using localized compressive forces. The blows are delivered with a hammer (often a power hammer) or a die. Forging is often classified according to the temper...
What is Cast Aluminium
Cast aluminum is a specific metal that has gone through one of the several processes known as casting. Essentially, it is created when methods such as die casting, mold casting, or sand castingare used to temper the aluminum for use in creating components for many different types of products. This form of aluminum is used for a number of items around the house, as well as machinery and other produ...
New Aluminium Art Installation...
A stunning art structure made from aluminium and LED projectors has been installed at the entrance to the McGill University Health Centre in Montreal, Canada.The sculpture by Linda Covit, entitled Havre, evokes the image of two clasped hands and a sense of support.To find out more, please visit: McGill University Health CentreFor more information about the flexible and enduring qualities of alumin...
Aluminium Goes to Mars
“NASA could not have made it to the surface of Mars without aluminum,” said Dr John Grotzinger, Chief Scientist and Head of Strategic Planning for the 2012 Mars Rover Mission.Grotzinger led NASA’s $2.5 billion Curiosity rover mission – perhaps the most visible mission in the history of robotic space exploration in its search for evidence of past life on the surface of the red planet. He made his r...
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