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Zamak - Definition


(2001)

I need to know a definition of Zamak. Is it an alloy, a finish to zinc components or something else. Any help would be appreciated.

Richard Maynard
Shaw Wood - Cornwallis, Nova Scotia, Canada


(2001)

Zamak, usually used in die casting, is a zinc based alloy containing Mg, Al, and Cu.

James Totter
James Totter, CEF
- Tallahassee, Florida



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