All Subjects
      All Types

        Info

        Grades

        6-12

        Permitted Use

        Stream, Download and Share


        Part of Raw to Ready
        4 Favorites
        380 Views

        Chapter 2: Aluminum Alloy Experiments | Raw to Ready: Bombardier

        Chapter 2 of Raw to Ready: Bombardier highlights how the early experiments of aluminum extraction by Charles Martin Hall lead to the mass production of aluminum. In turn, opening the doors for experiments with aluminum alloys. Alfred Wilm discovers age hardening of copper aluminum alloy that is incorporated into WWI planes. Later, the addition of zinc solidifies the copper aluminum alloy that is still used in the production of commercial planes today. Inside the factory, a look at the building of CRJ1000 lightweight body.

        Contributor:
        Funder:

        You must be logged in to use this feature

        Need an account?
        Register Now