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EN AC-51300 Aluminum vs. B390.0 Aluminum

Both EN AC-51300 aluminum and B390.0 aluminum are aluminum alloys. Both are furnished in the as-fabricated (no temper or treatment) condition. They have 78% 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 B390.0 aluminum.

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Mechanical Properties

Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 67
76
Elongation at Break, % 3.7
0.88
Fatigue Strength, MPa 78
170
Poisson's Ratio 0.33
0.33
Shear Modulus, GPa 25
29
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 190
320
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 110
250

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 400
640
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 170
170
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 640
580
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 600
580
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 910
880
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 110
130
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 24
20

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 31
27
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 100
88

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 9.5
11
Density, g/cm3 2.7
2.8
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 9.1
7.3
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 150
130
Embodied Water, L/kg 1180
940

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 6.1
2.6
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 87
410
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 14
15
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 51
51
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 20
32
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 28
38
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 45
55
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 8.6
15

Alloy Composition

Aluminum (Al), % 91.4 to 95.5
72.7 to 79.6
Copper (Cu), % 0 to 0.1
4.0 to 5.0
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 0.55
0 to 1.3
Magnesium (Mg), % 4.5 to 6.5
0.45 to 0.65
Manganese (Mn), % 0 to 0.45
0 to 0.5
Nickel (Ni), % 0
0 to 0.1
Silicon (Si), % 0 to 0.55
16 to 18
Titanium (Ti), % 0 to 0.2
0 to 0.1
Zinc (Zn), % 0 to 0.1
0 to 1.5
Residuals, % 0 to 0.15
0 to 0.2