A typical aircraft seat can vary between 10 kg (economy) to over 20 kg (wide-body) in weight. With seat masses between 1200kg and 14000kg, it is apparent lighter seat designs are critical to an airline's commercial performance, particularly when fuel prices escalate. With a network of global suppliers, Investacast can offer the best commercial solution to aircraft seating manufacturers.Read More
Aluminium Alloys: Investment Casting Materials
Aluminium Alloys have a distinct advantage over ferrous and copper base alloys - their lower density. This attribute is the primary reason that Aluminium is selected as a cast alloy.
For more information, please see table Aluminium Alloy Specifications BS1490