It is called casting pewter although it is not a true pewter. It is an excellent casting alloy giving very good definition. It has high strength and superior polishing. The casting range is 275-330°C. The sticks average 300gm. Approximate average content: Lead 0-10% Antimony 0-10% Cadmium 0-5% Copper 0-2% plus Tin.
This alloy offers superior ductility than some other low melt alloys. It can be bent without breaking
Excellent low cost alloy where relatively high weight is not a problem. It is suitable for larger objects over 50mm wide and over 5mm thick.
JA6 lead free pewter has a bright silver colour. It is suitable for giftware, goblets etc. It is great for finer pieces of jewellery such as rings and delicate buckles. The casting range is 275-330°C. Approximate average content: Antimony 5-10% Copper 0-2% plus Tin.