AA Standards Grade 5052 O

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Description

Aluminum AA 5052 is a non-heat treatable alloy with excellent finishing qualities. AA 5052 offers better corrosion resistance than most aluminum alloys, especially to salt water and marine atmospheres. This alloy can be readily welded using most common techniques and is in fact offers some of the best welding characteristics of all aluminum alloys.

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Properties

General

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Density

2.68 g/cm³

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValueConditionRelated StandardsComment

Bending Fatigue Strength

110.0 MPa

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O

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Elastic modulus

70.0 GPa

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

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Elongation A100

23.0 °C

16 - 27 %

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Elongation A50

23.0 °C

13 - 25 %

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Hardness, Brinell

47.0 [-]

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O

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Plane-Strain Fracture Toughnes

22.0 - 35.0 MPa·√m

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Typical for Wrought 5000 Series Aluminium

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Poisson's ratio

0.33 [-]

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Typical for Wrought 5000 Series Aluminium

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Shear modulus

26.0 - 26.5 GPa

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Typical for Wrought 5000 Series Aluminium

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Tensile strength

195.0 MPa

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O

AA Standards

170.0 - 215.0 MPa

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B313, ASTM B547

170.0 - 240.0 MPa

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B210, ASTM B221, ASTM B241

170.0 - 220.0 MPa

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B211

220.0 MPa

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B316

170.0 MPa

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B483

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Yield strength Rp0.2

23.0 °C

65 - 90 MPa

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Thermal

PropertyTemperatureValueConditionRelated StandardsComment

Coefficient of thermal expansion

100 °C, 20 °C

2.38e-05 1/K

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

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Max service temperature

150.0 °C

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Typical for Wrought 5000 Series Aluminium

Melting point

605.0 - 650.0 °C

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

Specific heat capacity

879.0 - 963.0 J/(kg·K)

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Thermal conductivity

138 W/(m·K)

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

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Electrical

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Electrical conductivity

20000000.0 S/m

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

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Electrical resistivity

5e-08 Ω·m

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

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Chemical properties

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Chromium

0.15 - 0.35 %

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

Copper

0.1 %

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

Iron

0.40 %

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

Magnesium

2.2 - 2.8 %

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

Manganese

0.1 %

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

Other

each 0.05, total 0.15, Rest Al

Silicon

0.25 %

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

Zinc

0.1 %

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O

AA Standards, ASTM B209, ASTM B210, ASTM B211, ASTM B221, ASTM B241, ASTM B313, ASTM B316, ASTM B483, ASTM B547

Technological properties

Property
Brazing

general: limited brazing

Corrosion properties

Stress corrosion cracking: no damage during operation and laboratory tests, general: very good, without protection in industrial or seawater atmosphere

General machinability

General: poor (O, H32), sufficient (H34, H36, H38)

Workability

general (condition): good (O), acceptable (H32, H34), poor(H36, H38)