Used effectively in temperatures up to 300°C (572°F), SHP MAG 400 Ultimate is a magnesium-based alloy containing alloying elements of Gadolinium, Yttrium, Zinc and Zirconium. Apart from the material’s weight-reducing capabilities, MAG 400 is a high strength alloy offering good mechanical properties with excellent corrosion resistance.
Racing car and racing bike designers are continually looking for a competitive edge. Magnesium offers outstanding material characteristics to get you at the front of the grid. It is 36% lighter per volume than aluminium and has the highest strength to weight ratio of all structural materials. With good castability and high specific strength, SHP MAG 400 Ultimate is a magnesium alloy product that gives you design options to boost overall performance.
SHP MAG 400 Ultimate is suitable for applications including:
Benefits of using this alloy include:
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