Grade 5 (6Al-4V, 3.7165, R56400) Titanium

Notes

Example stock shapes: tube and sheet.

Properties

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Bulk Modulus
110 GPa, or 15 106 psi
Density
4.4 g/cm3, or 270 lb/ft3
Elastic (Young's) Modulus
115 GPa, or 16.6 106 psi
Elongation at Break
Typical
8 to 15 %
Maximum Temperature
Typical Guideline
300 °C, or 570 °F
Maximum Temperature
Onset of Melting (Solidus)
1650 °C, or 3000 °F
Resilience
Unit, Per Volume
Resilience
Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), Per Volume
Resilience
Unit, Per Mass
Resilience
Ultimate, Per Mass
Shear Modulus
42 GPa, or 6.0 106 psi
Specific Heat Capacity
Conventional
560 J/kg-K
Specific Heat Capacity
Volumetric
2400 103 J/m3-K
Speed of Sound
160 103 m/s, or 520 103 ft/s
Stiffness-to-Weight Ratio
Tensile
26 MN-m/kg
Strength-to-Weight Ratio
Tensile, Ultimate
220 to 260 kN-m/kg
Strength-to-Weight Ratio
Tensile, Yield
200 to 250 kN-m/kg
Tensile Strength
Ultimate
990 to 1170 MPa, or 140 to 169 103 psi
Tensile Strength
Yield (Proof)
890 to 1100 MPa, or 120 to 150 103 psi
Thermal Conductivity
Ambient
7 W/m-K
Thermal Expansion
20 to 100°C
8.5 µm/m-K
Thermal Expansion
20 to 200°C
Thermal Expansion
20 to 300°C
Thermal Expansion
20 to 500°C
Thermal Expansion
20 to 600°C

Only showing properties for which the substantial majority of variants have data.

See Also

ASTM B 265, Standard Specification for Titanium and Titanium Alloy Strip, Sheet, and Plate.


Christoph Leyens and Manfred Peters (editors), Titanium and Titanium Alloys: Fundamentals and Applications, 2003.


Properties and Selection: Nonferrous Alloys and Special-Purpose Materials, ASM Handbook vol. 2, ASM International, 1993 (link).

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