Frequently Asked Questions
What publications can I use to find general information about aluminium, such as: typical physical properties, mechanical properties, tolerances etc.?
The Aluminum Association publication Aluminum Standards and Data 2009 Metric SI is the go-to resource for key information on aluminium properties. This publication is available from the Aluminum Association bookstore.
The AAC is working on an update to its 1994 publication Aluminium Standards Data and Design – Wrought Products, which will be tailored to the Australian market as much as possible and should be available late 2010.