Aluminum Standards and Data - 2000 Edition Now Available on CD-Rom

Jul 21, 2000, 01:00 ET from Aluminum Association

    WASHINGTON, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Aluminum Association's Aluminum
 Standards and Data -- 2000 Edition is now available for the first time on CD-
 ROM as well as in the traditional book form.  Long regarded as the most
 complete source on wrought aluminum standards and data, the updated version
 has been improved to help readers easily identify technical changes from
 previous editions.  Improvements include vertical bars in the margins to help
 readers identify technical revisions and a chronological summary of changes
 from the 1997 edition to help users identify technical changes.
     Aluminum Standards and Data -- 2000 Edition contains information and data
 pertaining to chemical composition limits, mechanical and physical properties,
 tolerances and other characteristics of various aluminum and aluminum alloy
 wrought products.  The manual contains 16 sections on topics including typical
 properties; application and fabrication; quality control; terminology;
 standards; sheet and plate; fin stock; foil; wire, rod and bar -- rolled or
 cold finished; wire, rod and bar -- extruded; tube and pipe; structural
 profiles; forging stock; forgings; and electrical conductors; and general
     Aluminum Standards and Data -- 2000 Edition CD-ROM and manual are $30 each
 for members of The Aluminum Association and $60 for non-members.  A boxed set
 with both the CD-ROM and the manual is $45 for members and $90 for non-
 members.  Order on-line at the association's web site or by
 calling (301) 645-0756 to order with a major credit card.
     The Aluminum Association, based in Washington, DC with offices in Detroit,
 MI, represents primary producers of aluminum, recyclers, and producers of
 semi-fabricated products.  Member companies operate almost 200 plants in 37

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