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Research #1 - Possible Metal/Alloy for construction of Mazinger Z

A project log for Mazinger Z (Tranzor Z)

I realized this should be a thing so, I'm gonna make it. What is "it?" It is a 20 meter tall, powerful, and even flying mech/robot.

secretjedi03 10/18/2017 at 12:490 Comments

gmSo, I've narrowed down the already existing metal alloys which could be used to build Mazinger Z. The possible alloys I have chosen are, Depleted Uranium Alloy, Magnesium, New Magnesium based alloy, Scandium and/or Nitinol (Nickel Titanium). However, one day I shall intent to create a material as strong as Super Alloy Z. Here are some images of what the alloys look like and what they are used for:

Nitinol (Nickel Titanium):

Super-Elastic needle

Super-Elastic needle

Scandium (Lightweight and has a very high melting point):


Scandium

Magnesium:
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Magnesium
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Aircraft Engine

Depleted Uranium Alloy:

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DU penetrator from the PGU-14/B incendiary 30mm round
U.S. Tank
New Magnesium based alloy, (light as lithium, strong as titanium)(it has an exceptional strength and is extremely lightweight is made of 86% of magnesium, and 14% of silicon carbide particles):

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