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383.0 Aluminum vs. 5657 Aluminum

Both 383.0 aluminum and 5657 aluminum are aluminum alloys. They have 84% of their average alloy composition in common. There are 30 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 383.0 aluminum and the bottom bar is 5657 aluminum.

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Mechanical Properties

Brinell Hardness 75
40 to 50
Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 73
68
Elongation at Break, % 3.5
6.6 to 15
Fatigue Strength, MPa 150
74 to 88
Poisson's Ratio 0.33
0.33
Shear Modulus, GPa 28
26
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 280
150 to 200
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 150
140 to 170

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 540
400
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 170
180
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 580
660
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 540
640
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 880
900
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 96
210
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 21
24

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 23
54
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 74
180

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
8.4
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 140
160
Embodied Water, L/kg 1030
1200

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 8.2
9.7 to 27
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 150
140 to 200
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 15
14
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 50
50
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 28
15 to 20
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 34
23 to 28
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 39
84
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 13
6.7 to 8.6

Alloy Composition

Aluminum (Al), % 79.7 to 88.5
98.5 to 99.4
Copper (Cu), % 2.0 to 3.0
0 to 0.1
Gallium (Ga), % 0
0 to 0.030
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 1.3
0 to 0.1
Magnesium (Mg), % 0 to 0.1
0.6 to 1.0
Manganese (Mn), % 0 to 0.5
0 to 0.030
Nickel (Ni), % 0 to 0.3
0
Silicon (Si), % 9.5 to 11.5
0 to 0.080
Tin (Sn), % 0 to 0.15
0
Vanadium (V), % 0
0 to 0.050
Zinc (Zn), % 0 to 3.0
0 to 0.050
Residuals, % 0 to 0.5
0 to 0.050