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5182 Aluminum vs. 201.0 Aluminum

Both 5182 aluminum and 201.0 aluminum are aluminum alloys. They have a moderately high 95% of their average alloy composition in common. There are 29 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (5, in this case) are not shown.

For each property being compared, the top bar is 5182 aluminum and the bottom bar is 201.0 aluminum.

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Mechanical Properties

Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 68
71
Elongation at Break, % 1.1 to 12
4.4 to 20
Fatigue Strength, MPa 100 to 130
120 to 150
Poisson's Ratio 0.33
0.33
Shear Modulus, GPa 25
27
Shear Strength, MPa 170 to 240
290
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 280 to 420
370 to 470
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 130 to 360
220 to 400

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 390
390
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 180
170
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 640
650
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 590
570
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 900
870
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 130
120
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 24
19

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 28
30 to 33
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 94
87 to 97

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 9.5
38
Density, g/cm3 2.7
3.1
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 8.9
8.7
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 150
160

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 2.6 to 49
19 to 63
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 120 to 950
330 to 1160
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 14
13
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 51
45
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 29 to 44
33 to 42
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 36 to 47
37 to 44
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 53
45
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 12 to 19
19 to 25

Alloy Composition

Aluminum (Al), % 93.2 to 95.8
92.1 to 95.1
Chromium (Cr), % 0 to 0.1
0
Copper (Cu), % 0 to 0.15
4.0 to 5.2
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 0.35
0 to 0.15
Magnesium (Mg), % 4.0 to 5.0
0.15 to 0.55
Manganese (Mn), % 0.2 to 0.5
0.2 to 0.5
Silicon (Si), % 0 to 0.2
0 to 0.1
Silver (Ag), % 0
0.4 to 1.0
Titanium (Ti), % 0 to 0.1
0.15 to 0.35
Zinc (Zn), % 0 to 0.25
0
Residuals, % 0 to 0.15
0 to 0.1