A new metal-organic compound is capable of cutting aluminum’s surface tension

By Chris WhiteSource Ars Technicall title A metal-fluoride alloy that can cut aluminum’s resistance to surface tension is now in clinical trials.The compound, called aluminum bromeide, is the product of combining aluminum and a mineral called silica.The two elements are in a rare family of naturally occurring minerals that are both chemically and physically very […]

The ‘Aluminum Plate’ That Doesn’t Work As An Edge

The aluminum plate that was once the go-to for aluminum foil and aluminum sheeting has been relegated to the dustbin of automotive history and relegated to a niche.But aluminum oxide is just as good as aluminum foil, and it’s the most common form of aluminum alloy.And the aluminum oxide plates are also the most expensive, […]