Patent Number: 6,309,481

Title: Aluminum casting alloy

Abstract: An aluminium casting alloy contains: and aluminium as the remainder with further impurities individually max. 0.02 w. %, total max. 0.2 w. %. The aluminium alloy is particularly suitable for diecasting, thixocasting and thixoforging. A particular application is diecasting for components with high requirements for mechanical properties, as these are present even in the cast state and thus no further heat treatment is required.

Inventors: Koch; Hubert (Rheinfelden, DE), Schramm; Horst (Lorrach, DE)

Assignee: Aluminium Rheinfelden, GmbH

International Classification: C22C 21/08 (20060101); C22C 21/06 (20060101); C22C 021/06 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018