Elektron® MAP+43 is a high-performance, gas-atomized, magnesium-alloy powder specifically designed and optimized for additive manufacturing applications.
Elektron® MAP+43 is based on a rare-earth containing wrought magnesium alloy, Elektron® 43 (ASTM: WE43C), a lightweight high-performance alloy designed for aerospace and structural applications, with superior mechanical properties and free-machining characteristics.
Elektron® MAP+43 powders are available in particle size distributions of 20 to 63 µm and 44 to 160 µm. Custom particle size distributions are also available.
|Microns||Mesh||Apparent Density||Tap Density||Flow Rate||Laser Diffraction Size|
|Additive Manufacturing||20 – 63 μm||230 – 635 mesh||0.95||1.1||160||27||39||58|
|44 – 160 μm||90 – 325 mesh||0.99||1.1||67||50||83||133|
|Element||Symbol||Specification [wt. %]||Typical [wt. %]|
|Yttrium||Y||3.7 – 4.3||4|
|Rare Earths||RE||2.3 – 3.5||3|
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