Alcan 143 is a copper-silicon type aluminum die casting alloy having excellent fluidity, castability and improved machinability. It is recommended for pressure-tight castings. This datasheet provides information on composition, physical properties, hardness, elasticity, tensile properties, and shear strength as well as fatigue. It also includes information on high temperature performance and corrosion resistance as well as casting, heat treating, and machining. Filing Code: Al-149. Producer or source: Aluminum Company of Canada Ltd.