Original 1941 metal trade vintage catalog for the ALUMINUM COMPANY OF AMERICA. Main office was located at 2186 Gulf Building, Pittsburgh, PA.
Manufacturers of ALCOA Aluminum Alloys.
There are many Alcoa aluminum alloys with a wide range of properties, each developed to suit specific industrial requirements. Their economy sometimes lies in a single quality, such as resistance to corrosion or workability. More often, several desirable properties combine to make aluminum the economical material to use. An even dozen of these qualities are outstanding, and spell economy in hundreds of products. 1. Lightweight, 2. Resistance to corrosion, 3. High electrical conductivity, 4. High conductivity for heat, 5. High reflectivity, 6. Good workability, 7. Non magnetic, 8. Non-toxic, 9. Strength in alloys, 10. Non-sparking, 11. Appearance, 12. High scrap and re-use value.
Has product images, description, application and specifications charts provide product details.
Unbound from a large rare 1941 Industrial Catalog, this unique old sixteen-page technical brochure would display beautifully matted and framed. Nice cover graphics. A fabulous addition to your retro metal industry library.
Aluminum Company of America 1941 vintage metal catalog alloys
- Product Code: zn500
- Length: 11 inches
- Width: 8 inches
- Pages: 16
- Views: 26
- Availability: In Stock