TITLE

Magnesium: The other light metal

AUTHOR(S)
DeJong, Colleen
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Dec97, Vol. 109 Issue 12, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the use of magnesium alloys in automobile manufacturing. Advantage of magnesium's microstructure; Application of magnesium alloys in weight reductions in automobiles; Information on ITT-Automotive Inc.'s use of magnesium in its design of an antilock braking system (ABS) support bracket; Possible uses of magnesium alloys in automobile manufacturing. INSET: The trouble with magnesium..
ACCESSION #
9712152744

 

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