Alsi10mg FAQ / /
Q: Does Fathom work with Alsi10mg?
A: Yes, Fathom works with Aluminum.
Q: What is Alsi10mg?
A: Alsi10mg is a common type of casting alloy that has good casting properties. Aluminum is a good match for parts that have thin walls and complex geometries.
Q: Is Fathom ISO certified?
A: Fathom’s certifications include ISO 9001:2015, ISO 9001:2015 Design, and ISO 13485:2016.
Q: Is Fathom ITAR certified?
A: Fathom is ITAR certified.
Q: Is Fathom AS9100:2016 certified?
A: Yes, Fathom is AS9100:2016 certified.
Q: Is Fathom NIST 800-171 certified?
A: Fathom’s certifications include NIST 800-171.
Q: What is AlSi10Mg used for?
A: AlSi10Mg is used to make ductwork, tools, engine parts, housings, etc.
Q: Can you weld AlSi10Mg?
A: Yes, AlSi10Mg can be welded without adding filler material. The resulting weld has added strength.
Q: Can aluminum be 3D printed?
A: Yes, aluminum can be 3D printed.
Q: How much does 3D printing aluminum cost?
A: The cost of 3D printing aluminum varies by the quantity ordered, amount of material needed, the complexity of design, labor and more.
Q: Why is aluminum hard to 3D print?
A: Aluminum is suitable for 3D printing, but some post-processing and surface finishing is needed.
Q: How strong is 3D printed aluminum?
A: 3D printed parts can be stronger than components made using traditional manufacturing technologies.