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5657 Aluminum vs. 213.0 Aluminum

Both 5657 aluminum and 213.0 aluminum are aluminum alloys. They have 89% 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 5657 aluminum and the bottom bar is 213.0 aluminum.

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Mechanical Properties

Brinell Hardness 40 to 50
85
Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 68
73
Elongation at Break, % 6.6 to 15
1.5
Fatigue Strength, MPa 74 to 88
93
Poisson's Ratio 0.33
0.33
Shear Modulus, GPa 26
28
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 150 to 200
190
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 140 to 170
130

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 400
410
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 180
170
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 660
670
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 640
480
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 900
850
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 210
130
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 24
23

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 54
34
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 180
94

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 9.5
11
Density, g/cm3 2.7
3.2
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 8.4
7.7
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 160
140
Embodied Water, L/kg 1200
1090

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 9.7 to 27
2.5
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 140 to 200
120
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 14
13
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 50
44
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 15 to 20
16
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 23 to 28
23
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 84
49
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 6.7 to 8.6
8.0

Alloy Composition

Aluminum (Al), % 98.5 to 99.4
83.5 to 93
Copper (Cu), % 0 to 0.1
6.0 to 8.0
Gallium (Ga), % 0 to 0.030
0
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 0.1
0 to 1.2
Magnesium (Mg), % 0.6 to 1.0
0 to 0.1
Manganese (Mn), % 0 to 0.030
0 to 0.6
Nickel (Ni), % 0
0 to 0.35
Silicon (Si), % 0 to 0.080
1.0 to 3.0
Titanium (Ti), % 0
0 to 0.25
Vanadium (V), % 0 to 0.050
0
Zinc (Zn), % 0 to 0.050
0 to 2.5
Residuals, % 0 to 0.050
0 to 0.5