No. 2 DIE METAL is a zinc-base alloy recommended primarily for die castings and sand castings (stamping and drop-hammer dies). This datasheet provides information on composition, physical properties, hardness, tensile properties, and shear strength as well as fracture toughness and fatigue. It also includes information on corrosion resistance as well as casting, forming, machining, and joining. Filing Code: Zn-4. Producer or source: Henning Bros. & Smith Inc..