Material Category Material Process UTSAs Cast / Aged PSIx103 MPa Yield Strength PSIx103 MPa Elonga- tion As Cast / Aged (% in / in.) Hard ness (Brinnel) As Cast/Aged Shear Strength PSIx103 MPa Impact Strength As Cast / Aged ft/lb j Fatigue Strength As Cast / Aged PSIx103 MPa Young's Modulus PSIx106 GPa Shrink in. / in. or mm/mm Density lb / in3 g/cm3 Melting Range oF / oC Specific Heat BTU / lb oF J/kg oC Coeff. of Them. Expansion micro in./inoFx10-6 micro m / moK Therm. Conduct BTU / ft hr oF W / moK Electrical Conduct. micro Ohm in Poisson's Ratio Unitless Factor
Zinc ZAMAK 2 Die Cast 52 / 48

359 / 331

41

283

7 %/ 2% 100 / 98 46 / 46

317 / 317

35 / 5

47.5

8.5 / 8.5

58.6 / 58.6

Varies With Stress Level. (~106) 0.006 0.24

6.6

715/724

379-390

0.10

419

15.4

27.8

60.5

104.7

25.0 0.30
ZAMAK 3 Die Cast 41 / 283

35 / 241

32

221

10 / 16 82 31

214

43 / 58

58

6.9

7

Varies With Stress Level. (~106) 0.006 0.24

6.6

718/728

381/387

0.1

419

15.2

27.4

65.3

113

27.0 0.3
ZAMAK 5 Die Cast 48/328

39/269

39

269

7/13 91

80

38 / 262

38 / 262

48/40

65

8.2 /8.2

56.5/56.5

Varies With Stress Level. (~106) 0.006 0.24

6.6

717/727

380/386

0.1

416

15.2

27.4

62.9

109

26.0 0.3
ZAMAK 7 Die Cast 41/41

283/283

32

221

13

18

80

67

31/31

214/214

43/41

58

6.9/6.8

47.6./46.9

Varies With Stress Level. (~106) 0.006 0.24

6.6

718-728

381-387

0.1

419

15.2

27.4

65.3

113

27.0 0.3
ZA-8 Sand Cast 38/NA

263/NA

29/NA

198/NA

1.7%/NA 85 / NA 35/NA

241

15

20

NA 12.4

85.5

0.00 0.227

6.3

707-759

375-404

NA 12.9

23.3

66.3

114.7

27.7 NA
Perm Mold 35

240

30

208

1.3 87 NA 7.5

57.1

12.4

85.5

0.010 0.227

6.3

707-759

375-404

NA 12.9

23.3

12.9

23.3

27.7 NA
Die Cast 54

374

42

290

8 103 40

275

31

42

15

103

12.4

85.5

0.007 0.227

6.3

707-759

375-404

0.104

435

12.9

23.3

67.1

116.1

27.7 0.30
ZA-12 Sand Cast 43

299

31

211

1.5 94 37

253

19

25

15

103

12.0

82.7

0.013 0.218

6.03

710-810

377-432

NA 13.4

24.2

66.3

114.7

28.3 NA
Perm Mold 48

328

39

268

2.2 89 >=35

241

NA NA 12.0

827.7

0.013 0.218

6.03

710-810

377-432

NA 13.4

24.2

66.3

114.7

28.3 NA
Die Cast 59

404

46

320

5 100 43

296

21

29

17

117

12.0

82.7

0.0075 710-810

377-432

710-810

377-432

13.4

24.2

66.3

114.7

28.3 28.3 0.3
ZA-27 Sand Cast 61

421

54

371

4.6 113 42

292

35

48

25

172

11.3

77.9

0.013 0.181

5.0

708-903

376-484

NA 14.4

26.0

72.5

125.5

29.7 NA
Perm Mold 31

110

55

376

2.5 114 NA NA NA 11.3

77.9

0.013 0.181

5.0

708-903

376-484

NA 14.4

26.0

72.5

125.5

29.7 NA
Die Cast 62

426

54

371

2.5 119 47

325

9

13

21

145

11.3

77.9

0.008 0.181

5.0

708-903

376-484

0.125

525

14.4

26.0

72.5

125.5

29.7 0.30
Aluminum 360 Die Cast 44

303

25

170

2.5 75 28

190

NA 20

140

10.3

71

0.006 0.095

2.63

1035-1105

557-596

0.230

963

11.6

21.0

65.3

113

30 0.33
380 Die Cast
47

324

24

165

3.0 80 27

186

3

4

20

138

10.3

71

0.006 0.099

2.74

1000-1100

540-595

0.230

963

12.2

22.0

55.6

96.0

27 0.33
319 Sand Cast 27

186

18

124

2 70 22

152

4

5

10

69

8.5

58.6

NA 0.098

2.71

1000-1100 NA 11.8 55.6

96.2

27 NA
383 Die Cast 45

310

22

150

3.5 75 NA 3

4

21

145

10.3

71

0.006 0.099

2.74

960-1080

516-582

0.230

963

11.7

21.1

55.6

96.2

23 0.33
384 Die Cast 48

330

24

165

2.5 85 29

200

NA 20

140

NA 0.006 0.102

2.82

960-1080

516-582

NA 11.6

21.0

55.6

96.2

22 NA
B390 Die Cast 46

317

36

250

<1 120 NA NA 20

140

11.8

81.3

0.06 0.098

2.71

950-1200

510-650

NA 10.0

18.0

77.4

134

27 NA
413 Die Cast 43

300

21

140

2.5 80 25

170

NA 19

130

10.3

71

0.006 0.096

2.66

1065-1080 0.230

963

11.3

20.4

70.1

121

31 NA
356-T6 Sand Cast 33

228

24

165

3.5 70 26

179

8

11

8.5

58.6

10.5

72.4

NA 0.097

2.69

1035-1135

557-613

NA 11.9

21.4

87

151

39 NA
713-F Sand Cast 32

220

22

150

3 60-90 NA NA NA NA NA 0.100

NA

1100-1180

593-638

NA 13.4

24.2

NA 30 NA
6061-T6 Wrought 45

310

40

270

17 95 30

NA

NA 14

NA

NA NA NA 1080-1205

NA

NA 13.1

23.7

97

168

43 NA
Magnesium AZ-91D Die Cast 34

234

23

159

3 63 20

138

2.7

3.7

14

97

6.5

44.8

NA 0.066

1.83

875-1105 0.25

1050

14

25.5

41.8 11.5 0.35
AM60B Die Cast 32

220

19

130

7 62 NA 5

6

10

70

6.5

44.8

NA 0.065

1.79

1005-1140

540-615

0.25

1050

14.2

25.5

36

62

NA 0.35
Iron Clas 30 Grey Cast Iron 31

214

18

124

NIL 170-269 43

296

NIL 14

97

13-16

89.6

0.010 0.25

6.92

>2150

>1177

NA 6.7

12.1

28-30

48-52

NA NA
32510 Malleable Iron 50.

345

32

221

10 110-156 43

310

40-65

54-88

28

193

25

172.4

0.010 0.26

7.2

>2250

>1232

NA 6.6

11.9

NA 6 NA
Plastic ABS Molded 8 NA NA NA NA NA 0.15 1 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Nylon 6 Molded 22 NA 7 NA NA NA 0.3 1.5 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA