Aluminum Alloys 101

So what are aluminum alloys and why are they important? 

New Green Building Guidelines and Aluminum Conductor Checklist

The Association debuted new green building guidelines, as well as an aluminum electrical conductor checklist for building inspectors.

Updated Edition of Aluminum and its Alloys Released

Need to learn about aluminum and how it’s alloyed? Teaching a class on the basics of aluminum? Then you need the updated Aluminum and its Alloys – an essential introductory guide on aluminum alloys and how they’re used.  

Creating New Alloys

Non Heat-Treatable Alloys

Heat-Treatable Alloys

Commercially Pure Alloys

About the 1xxx series

What is an Aluminum Alloy?

It's in the chemistry.

Aluminum Alloys 101

In 1954, there were 75 registered aluminum alloys.  Today, there are more than 530 registered active compositions and that number continues to grow. That underscores how versatile and ubiquitous aluminum has become in our modern world. So what are aluminum alloys and why are they important?

2015 Edition of Aluminum Design Manual Released

Essential Reference for Architects and Designers Now Available in Association Bookstore