ZP5

ZP 5 alloy castings are much more durable than their plastic components and have a very high density. Applications for this alloy include door fittings, office equipment, automotive components, window fittings, electronic components, and bath fittings.

Mechanical Properties

Material Alloy Tensile Strength   Elongation   Hardness   Impact Strength   Young's Modulus   Yield Strength (0.2%)   Fatigue Strength   Creep Limit   Process
MPa
% in 50mm
Brinell (HB)
J
Gpa
MPa
Mpa
Mpa
Zinc
330
5
92
58
85
250
56
100

Physical Properties

Material Alloy Density   Melting Point (Average +/- 50)   Coefficient of Thermal Expansion   Thermal Conductivity   Electrical Conductivity   Process
g/cm3
°C
µm/m°K
W / m K
% IACS
Zinc
6.7
388
27
110
15

Composition

Zinc
% ZP5
Aluminum 3.7-4.3
Copper 0.7-1.2
Magnesium 0.025-0.06
Iron (max) 0.05
Lead (max) 0.005
Cadmium (max) 0.005
Tin (max) 0.002
Nickel (max) 0.02
Zinc Remainder
Manganese
Silicon 0.03
Other-Metallic
Titanium -
Chromium -
RoHS Compliant

 

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