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Aluminum Metal Foam

Aluminum metal foam is a fully customizable rigid, opened pore three-dimensional network of interconnected solid aluminum ligaments. The aluminum foam has a high strength-to-weight ratio, strong compression strength, and a high surface area per unit volume.
Detailed Particle Size Information

Panel Size: 4.0″ x 4.0″ x .5 or .25 or .125″ thick
Relative density of panel: 4-6%, 7-9% or 10-12%
PPIs= 5, 10, 20, or 40

Panels as large as 11” can be custom produced. Other specifications can be requested upon submitting a quote.

Typical Applications

Aluminum metal foams are used in mechanical applications, such as structural components, and impact/energy absorbers, as well as in heat exchangers and other thermal applications. There are some filtration and media separation applications.

Packaging Options

Typically to customer’s specifications



Sustainable Qualities

As a sustainable material, Aluminum Metal Foam offers several benefits for various applications. Firstly, aluminum is a highly recyclable material, making it a more sustainable option compared to other materials. Additionally, the production process of Aluminum Metal Foam involves using recycled aluminum, further reducing its environmental impact. Furthermore, Aluminum Metal Foam can contribute to a circular economy by promoting the reuse and recycling of materials. The foam’s lightweight and high-strength properties make it ideal for a range of applications, from aerospace to automotive industries, where it can replace heavier and less sustainable materials. The versatility of Aluminum Metal Foam allows for its use in different sectors and supports the circular economy model by reducing waste and promoting resource efficiency.

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