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EN AC-51300 Aluminum vs. 3005 Aluminum

Both EN AC-51300 aluminum and 3005 aluminum are aluminum alloys. They have a moderately high 95% 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 EN AC-51300 aluminum and the bottom bar is 3005 aluminum.

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Mechanical Properties

Brinell Hardness 65
33 to 73
Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 67
70
Elongation at Break, % 3.7
1.1 to 16
Fatigue Strength, MPa 78
53 to 100
Poisson's Ratio 0.33
0.33
Shear Modulus, GPa 25
26
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 190
140 to 270
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 110
51 to 240

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 400
400
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 170
180
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 640
660
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 600
640
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 910
900
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 110
160
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 24
23

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 31
42
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 100
140

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 9.5
9.5
Density, g/cm3 2.7
2.8
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 9.1
8.2
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 150
150
Embodied Water, L/kg 1180
1180

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 6.1
2.2 to 18
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 87
18 to 390
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 14
14
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 51
49
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 20
14 to 27
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 28
21 to 33
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 45
64
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 8.6
6.0 to 12

Alloy Composition

Aluminum (Al), % 91.4 to 95.5
95.7 to 98.8
Chromium (Cr), % 0
0 to 0.1
Copper (Cu), % 0 to 0.1
0 to 0.3
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 0.55
0 to 0.7
Magnesium (Mg), % 4.5 to 6.5
0.2 to 0.6
Manganese (Mn), % 0 to 0.45
1.0 to 1.5
Silicon (Si), % 0 to 0.55
0 to 0.6
Titanium (Ti), % 0 to 0.2
0 to 0.1
Zinc (Zn), % 0 to 0.1
0 to 0.25
Residuals, % 0 to 0.15
0 to 0.15