Alvant’s AlXal material (pronounced Al-Zal) is a high specific strength solution with directional control. A high-performance alumina (Aluminium Oxide) continuous fibre reinforced aluminium composite.

Benefits include:

  • High strength ~1200 MPa
  • Modulus of elasticity ~250 GPa
  • Lightweight ~3.4 g/cc
  • Low coefficient of thermal expansion ~7 ppm/0C

All values are approximate and can be tailored to suit specific applications. All details given are Alvant’s current intellectual property and experience, and are dependent on the equipment, parameters and operating conditions. The data in this document is subject to change and only intended for general information on a material and process that is continually improving and developing. The data does not provide a sufficient basis for engineering parts on its own. Samples and materials were produced using Alvant’s proprietary manufacturing process.

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