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Pros and Cons of aluminum
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Pros and Cons of aluminum

On this page you will find a list of all the pros and the cons of aluminum

PROS
  • no rust
  • very strong
  • light weight
  • impact ressistant
  • can be molded and shaped with relitive ease (must be heated first)
  • Aluminum is a very abundent resource
  • Aluminum is relitvly cheap to buy (because there is so much of it)
  • Aluminum can be woven into wire
  • Aluminum is a good conductor of heat and electrisity

 

 

Cons

  • liquid aluminum can have cause serious health problems
  • if damaged aluminum is difficult to reshape or repair
  • aluminum can be sharp if not properly cut and sanded
  • thin layers of aluminum, such as aluminum siding can be dented from things like a baseball hitting it or a lader putting pressure on it