Aluminum Casting Alloys

Hastings Brass Foundry can produce aluminum castings to your specifications, weighing from a few ounces to 700 pounds. We utilize a variety of alloys to accommodate all of your casting needs. Our in house machine shop is capable of handling most any machining your castings may require. We offer a variety of metal finishing services including polishing, powder coating, and plating.

Contact Hastings Brass Foundry today for a custom Aluminum Casting quote – we specialize in difficult jobs and can handle rush turn aground when necessary.

Aluminum Alloy Properties

Alloy
Density lb/in3
Typical Tensile Strength KSI
Typical Yield Strength KSI 
Brinell Hardness 
319 0.101 23.0 13.0 70
A356 – T6 0.097 34.0 24.0 80
535 0.095 35.0 18.0 70
 710 0.102 32.0  20.0 60
Alloy
Machinability
Corrosion Resistance
Pressure Tightness
Anodizing Quality
319
3
3
2
3
A356 – T6
2
2
1
4
535 1 1 5 1
710 1 4 4 2
1=Excellent 2=Very Good 3=Good 4=Fair 5=Poor