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A360.0 Aluminum vs. EN AC-51300 Aluminum

Both A360.0 aluminum and EN AC-51300 aluminum are aluminum alloys. They have 90% of their average alloy composition in common. There are 30 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (2, in this case) are not shown.

For each property being compared, the top bar is A360.0 aluminum and the bottom bar is EN AC-51300 aluminum.

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Mechanical Properties

Brinell Hardness 75
65
Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 72
67
Elongation at Break, % 1.6 to 5.0
3.7
Fatigue Strength, MPa 82 to 150
78
Poisson's Ratio 0.33
0.33
Shear Modulus, GPa 27
25
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 180 to 320
190
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 170 to 260
110

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 530
400
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 170
170
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 680
640
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 590
600
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 900
910
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 110
110
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 21
24

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 30
31
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 100
100

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 9.5
9.5
Density, g/cm3 2.6
2.7
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 7.8
9.1
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 150
150
Embodied Water, L/kg 1070
1180

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 4.6 to 13
6.1
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 190 to 470
87
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 15
14
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 53
51
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 19 to 34
20
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 27 to 39
28
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 48
45
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 8.5 to 15
8.6

Alloy Composition

Aluminum (Al), % 85.8 to 90.6
91.4 to 95.5
Copper (Cu), % 0 to 0.6
0 to 0.1
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 1.3
0 to 0.55
Magnesium (Mg), % 0.4 to 0.6
4.5 to 6.5
Manganese (Mn), % 0 to 0.35
0 to 0.45
Nickel (Ni), % 0 to 0.5
0
Silicon (Si), % 9.0 to 10
0 to 0.55
Tin (Sn), % 0 to 0.15
0
Titanium (Ti), % 0
0 to 0.2
Zinc (Zn), % 0 to 0.5
0 to 0.1
Residuals, % 0 to 0.25
0 to 0.15