January 3, 2019

Why Premium Aluminum Billet is Superior to Standard Aluminum Billet for Heat Sinks

There are a lot of sources of aluminum ingot out there, and it comes in many different quality grades. Some of it comes from scrap aluminum, others come from aluminum ....

September 30, 2017

History of Aluminum – Part 2

As discussed in History of Aluminum - Part 1, aluminum was once considered a semi-precious metal used only for expensive jewelry and cutlery. That changed in the late 1880s with ....

August 28, 2017

History of Aluminum – Part 1

Aluminum is the third most abundant element on earth and its components have been used by humans for thousands of years. Alum was used as a dye fixer in Egypt ....