aluminum powder

aluminum powder

[ə′lüm·ə·nəm ′pau̇d·ər]
(materials)
Small flakes of aluminum metal obtained by stamping or ball-milling foil in the presence of a fatty lubricant, such as stearic acid, which causes the flakes to orient in a pattern to give high brilliance.

aluminum powder

Small flakes of aluminum metal obtained by stamping or ball-milling foil in the presence of a fatty lubricant, such as stearic acid, which causes the flakes to orient in a pattern to give high brilliance. Usually supplied in paste form wetted with mineral spirits.
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