Belmont Bulletin

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Magnesium and Copper Alloys: Benefits and Applications

Copper is well known for its electrical and thermal conductivity. It’s often used for electrical wiring purposes and electrical contacts for small and large applications. This metal is also considered a very soft material, as its malleability allows it to be worked into wires and cables. To add strength without impacting its ductility, magnesium is…

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Beryllium alloyed with Aluminum Provides Oxidation Benefits

Aluminum is a highly desirable metal in the manufacturing industry due to its many applications. This silvery-white metal is the most widely used nonferrous metal in the world that can be found in airplane parts, home appliances, food processing equipment, cooking utensils and building materials. When this metal is melted and cast, oxidation can be…