Ponikvar, Adolph L. International Lead Zinc Research Organization, Inc., New York, New York.
Last reviewed:January 2020
- Alloys for casting
- Wrought zinc alloys
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Combinations of one or more metals with zinc as the base or solvent, with various solid solutions and, perhaps, various intermetallic compounds or nonmetallic compounds as strengthening phases or precipitates. Zinc is often intentionally added to other base metals (for example, it is added to copper to produce brasses), but these are zinc-containing alloys, and not zinc alloys. See also: Brass; Copper alloys
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