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380.0 Aluminum vs. 5182 Aluminum

Both 380.0 aluminum and 5182 aluminum are aluminum alloys. They have 85% of their average alloy composition in common. There are 30 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (1, in this case) are not shown.

For each property being compared, the top bar is 380.0 aluminum and the bottom bar is 5182 aluminum.

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Mechanical Properties

Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 74
68
Elongation at Break, % 3.0
1.1 to 12
Fatigue Strength, MPa 140
100 to 130
Poisson's Ratio 0.33
0.33
Shear Modulus, GPa 28
25
Shear Strength, MPa 190
170 to 240
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 320
280 to 420
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 160
130 to 360

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 510
390
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 170
180
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 590
640
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 540
590
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 870
900
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 100
130
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 22
24

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 27
28
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 83
94

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 10
9.5
Density, g/cm3 2.9
2.7
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 7.5
8.9
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 140
150
Embodied Water, L/kg 1040
1180

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 8.0
2.6 to 49
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 170
120 to 950
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 14
14
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 48
51
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 31
29 to 44
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 36
36 to 47
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 40
53
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 14
12 to 19

Alloy Composition

Aluminum (Al), % 79.6 to 89.5
93.2 to 95.8
Chromium (Cr), % 0
0 to 0.1
Copper (Cu), % 3.0 to 4.0
0 to 0.15
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 2.0
0 to 0.35
Magnesium (Mg), % 0 to 0.1
4.0 to 5.0
Manganese (Mn), % 0 to 0.5
0.2 to 0.5
Nickel (Ni), % 0 to 0.5
0
Silicon (Si), % 7.5 to 9.5
0 to 0.2
Tin (Sn), % 0 to 0.35
0
Titanium (Ti), % 0
0 to 0.1
Zinc (Zn), % 0 to 3.0
0 to 0.25
Residuals, % 0 to 0.5
0 to 0.15