AMT, the materials technology division of Aeromet International Ltd are pleased to announce that the SAE committee for AMS Additive Manufacturing Metals have accepted the request for a new specification for A205 alloy powder.┬áThe new specification will be known as AMS 7033 – Aluminum Alloy Powder A205 (AlCuTiBAgMg). Dr Martin McMahon, Business Development Director for AMT, has been appointed by the committee to act as sponsor for the new specification and he will be working with the other members to ensure the final document is ready for publication in due course.

The new materials specification for the aluminium alloy will enable the procurement of A205 powder for the manufacture of aerospace parts made by, laser powder bed fusion, directed energy deposition, as well as other types of AM technology.

For all inquiries about the new standard please email