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EN AC-51300 Aluminum vs. 324.0 Aluminum

Both EN AC-51300 aluminum and 324.0 aluminum are aluminum alloys. They have a moderately high 91% of their average alloy composition in common. There are 29 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 324.0 aluminum.

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Mechanical Properties

Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 67
71
Elongation at Break, % 3.7
3.0 to 4.0
Fatigue Strength, MPa 78
77 to 89
Poisson's Ratio 0.33
0.33
Shear Modulus, GPa 25
27
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 190
210 to 310
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 110
110 to 270

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 400
500
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 170
170
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 640
610
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 600
550
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 910
900
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 110
150
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 24
21

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 31
34
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 100
120

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 9.5
9.5
Density, g/cm3 2.7
2.7
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 9.1
7.9
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 150
150
Embodied Water, L/kg 1180
1090

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 6.1
6.8 to 8.9
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 87
85 to 510
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 14
15
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 51
52
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 20
22 to 32
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 28
29 to 38
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 45
62
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 8.6
9.7 to 14

Alloy Composition

Aluminum (Al), % 91.4 to 95.5
87.3 to 92.2
Copper (Cu), % 0 to 0.1
0.4 to 0.6
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 0.55
0 to 1.2
Magnesium (Mg), % 4.5 to 6.5
0.4 to 0.7
Manganese (Mn), % 0 to 0.45
0 to 0.5
Nickel (Ni), % 0
0 to 0.3
Silicon (Si), % 0 to 0.55
7.0 to 8.0
Titanium (Ti), % 0 to 0.2
0 to 0.2
Zinc (Zn), % 0 to 0.1
0 to 1.0
Residuals, % 0 to 0.15
0 to 0.2