ALUMINUM A-214 is an aluminum-magnesium-zinc permanent mold and die casting alloy. It is recommended for food handling and chemical plant equipment. It does not respond to an age-hardening heat treatment. This datasheet provides information on composition, physical properties, hardness, elasticity, tensile properties, and compressive and shear strength as well as fatigue. It also includes information on corrosion resistance as well as casting, heat treating, machining, and joining. Filing Code: Al-171. Producer or source: Aluminum Company of America.