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2036 Aluminum vs. 328.0 Aluminum

Both 2036 aluminum and 328.0 aluminum are aluminum alloys. They have a moderately high 91% of their average alloy composition in common. There are 29 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (3, in this case) are not shown.

For each property being compared, the top bar is 2036 aluminum and the bottom bar is 328.0 aluminum.

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Mechanical Properties

Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 70
72
Elongation at Break, % 24
1.6 to 2.1
Fatigue Strength, MPa 130
55 to 80
Poisson's Ratio 0.33
0.33
Shear Modulus, GPa 26
27
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 340
200 to 270
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 200
120 to 170

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 390
510
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 190
180
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 650
620
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 560
560
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 890
890
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 160
120
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 23
22

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 41
30
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 130
99

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 10
10
Density, g/cm3 2.9
2.7
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 8.1
7.8
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 150
140
Embodied Water, L/kg 1160
1070

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 70
2.8 to 5.0
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 270
92 to 200
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 13
15
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 48
51
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 33
21 to 28
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 38
28 to 34
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 62
50
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 15
9.2 to 12

Alloy Composition

Aluminum (Al), % 94.4 to 97.4
84.5 to 91.1
Chromium (Cr), % 0 to 0.1
0 to 0.35
Copper (Cu), % 2.2 to 3.0
1.0 to 2.0
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 0.5
0 to 1.0
Magnesium (Mg), % 0.3 to 0.6
0.2 to 0.6
Manganese (Mn), % 0.1 to 0.4
0.2 to 0.6
Nickel (Ni), % 0
0 to 0.25
Silicon (Si), % 0 to 0.5
7.5 to 8.5
Titanium (Ti), % 0 to 0.15
0 to 0.25
Zinc (Zn), % 0 to 0.25
0 to 1.5
Residuals, % 0 to 0.15
0 to 0.5