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383.0 Aluminum vs. 5182 Aluminum

Both 383.0 aluminum and 5182 aluminum are aluminum alloys. They have 85% of their average alloy composition in common. There are 29 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (4, in this case) are not shown.

For each property being compared, the top bar is 383.0 aluminum and the bottom bar is 5182 aluminum.

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Mechanical Properties

Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 73
68
Elongation at Break, % 3.5
1.1 to 12
Fatigue Strength, MPa 150
100 to 130
Poisson's Ratio 0.33
0.33
Shear Modulus, GPa 28
25
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 280
280 to 420
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 150
130 to 360

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 540
390
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 170
180
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 580
640
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 540
590
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 880
900
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 96
130
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 21
24

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 23
28
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 74
94

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 10
9.5
Density, g/cm3 2.8
2.7
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 7.5
8.9
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 140
150
Embodied Water, L/kg 1030
1180

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 8.2
2.6 to 49
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 150
120 to 950
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 15
14
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 50
51
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 28
29 to 44
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 34
36 to 47
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 39
53
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 13
12 to 19

Alloy Composition

Aluminum (Al), % 79.7 to 88.5
93.2 to 95.8
Chromium (Cr), % 0
0 to 0.1
Copper (Cu), % 2.0 to 3.0
0 to 0.15
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 1.3
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 0.3
0
Silicon (Si), % 9.5 to 11.5
0 to 0.2
Tin (Sn), % 0 to 0.15
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