MEEHANITE GC is a high strength iron casting having high damping capacity, self-lubricating properties, and good machinability. It combines the good properties of both cast iron and steel. Applications include machine tools, gears, shafts, housings, permanent molds, lathe beds, bases, pistons, and engine castings. 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 heat treating and machining. Filing Code: CI-8. Producer or source: Meehanite Metal Corporation.