ALUMINUM 359 is a high strength, corrosion resistant aluminum casting alloy recommended for aircraft and missile applications. This datasheet provides information on composition, physical properties, hardness, elasticity, tensile properties, and compressive and shear strength. It also includes information on low and high temperature performance, and corrosion resistance as well as casting, heat treating, machining, and joining. Filing Code: Al-188. Producer or source: Aluminum Company of America.