ALUMINUM 208.0 is a heat-treatable casting alloy characterized by good castability, machinability and resistance to corrosion. It is produced by sand casting and is a general-purpose alloy recommended in both the as-cast and heat-treated conditions. This datasheet provides information on composition, physical properties, hardness, elasticity, tensile properties, and compressive and shear strength as well as fracture toughness and fatigue. It also includes information on corrosion resistance as well as casting, heat treating, machining, and joining. Filing Code: Al-215. Producer or source: Various aluminum companies.