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Fatigue Strain-life data A356(AlSi7Mg) cast aluminium

Fatigue Strain-life data A356(AlSi7Mg) cast aluminium

Fatigue Strain-life data A356(AlSi7Mg) cast aluminium


Would anyone know where to find strain-life data for A356 as cast aluminium.

I have found data for A356 in heat-treated T6 condition, but I am not sure if I can use these data in my fatigue analysis, as my non-heat-treated A356 is more ductile.


RE: Fatigue Strain-life data A356(AlSi7Mg) cast aluminium

Dear Berge,

May I ask you for a favour to share the A356 T6 strain life data?  Info either on the data or the source of the data would be much appreciated.



RE: Fatigue Strain-life data A356(AlSi7Mg) cast aluminium

Strain-life data is going to be difficult to find, especially for this alloy in the as-cast condition.  My best suggestion would be to perform a literature search using Scirus or Cambridge Scientitic Abstracts:



There might be some data in the CINDAS books.  Use the following link for more information:


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