Magnesium Study Material for IIT JEE askIITians
Uses of Magnesium. The chief use of magnesium is in the preparation of alloys with aluminum, zinc, manganese and tin. Duralium (Al = 95%, Cu = 4%. Duralium being light, tough and durable is used for the manufacture of airplanes and automobiles parts. Magnalium being light, tough and hard is used for making balance beams.