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Data Sheet
Magnesium Aluminum Alloy

Product Code 13-0510 13-0515
Magnesium 50 +/_ 2% 65 +/- 2%
Aluminum 50 +/- 2% 35 +/- 2%
Total Mg & Al 98% Min 98% Min
Oxides 2.0% Max 2.0% Max
Iron 0.75% Max 0.75% Max
Silicon 0.5% Max 0.5% Max
Other Metals 0.5% Max 0.5% Max
Grease and Oil 0.01% Max 0.01% Max
Moisture 0.05% Max 0.05% Max
Grit 0.1% Max 0.1% Max
Granulations Upon Request Upon Request


PACKAGING:Unlined Metal Drums

USES: Magnesium aluminum alloys are use in pyrotechnic composition such as flash powders for photography. They can be used in paint manufacturing, chemical reaction in making hydrides of lithium and boron, and in various thermite processes.

HANDLING: If any operation involving this product may result in a suspension of alloy powder or dust, precautions must be taken to avoid such suspensions. Care in handling should be used to avoid dust suspensions. No smoking, open flames, or sparks shall be permitted in areas where magnesium aluminum alloys are present. Automatic sprinklers are not recommended in areas where magnesium alloy powder is handled or used. Since no exposure limit has been established by OSHA and ACGIH, we recommend that our product be treated as a nuisance dust 15mg/m3. See SDS for more information.

PROPER SHIPPING NAME: Magnesium Alloy Powder

SHIPPING INFORMATION: UN# 1418, Class 4.3, PGII, Label Code 4.3(4.2)

Magnesium Aluminum Alloy

CAS Number for Mg 7439-95-4
CAS Number for Al 7429-90-5
Water Solubility Insoluble
EINEC Number N/A
Specific Gravity 1.8 for 50/50 Mg/Al alloy
Melting point 50/50 Mg/Al alloy melts
about 443 ° C

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