EN 573-3 Grade AW-5251 O

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Description

Naturally hard AlMg alloy. The alloy is food safe.

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Properties

General

PropertyTemperatureValueConditionRelated StandardsShape

Density

2.68 g/cm³

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20.0 °C

2.68 g/cm³

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20.0 °C

2.68 - 2.69 g/cm³

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20.0 °C

2.69 g/cm³

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Dimension

PropertyValueConditionRelated StandardsThicknessShape

Thickness

0.2 mm

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0.2 mm

Coil, Sheet, Plate, Strip

6.0 mm

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6.0 mm

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Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValueConditionRelated StandardsShapeComment

Bending Fatigue Strength

100.0 MPa

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Bending angle 180°

0 °/t

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0.5 °/t

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0.5 °/t

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Bending angle 90°

0 °/t

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0.5 °/t

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1.0 °/t

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2.0 °/t

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2.0 °/t

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Elastic modulus

68.6 GPa

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70.0 GPa

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20.0 °C

70.0 GPa

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Elongation

13.0 %

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A50

13.0 - 18.0 %

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A50

14.0 %

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A50

15.0 %

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A50

15.0 %

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16.0 %

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A50

17.0 %

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A100

18.0 %

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A50

18.0 %

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A100

20.0 °C

13.0 %

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A50 Transverse

20.0 °C

13.0 %

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A50

20.0 °C

14.0 %

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A50 Transverse

20.0 °C

14.0 %

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A50

20.0 °C

15.0 %

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A50

20.0 °C

16.0 %

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A50 Transverse

20.0 °C

16.0 %

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A50

20.0 °C

17.0 %

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20.0 °C

18.0 %

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Flat

A50 Transverse

20.0 °C

18.0 %

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Flat

A50

20.0 °C

18.0 %

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Flat

20.0 °C

18.0 %

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Flat

Transverse

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Hardness, Brinell

44.0 [-]

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20.0 °C

44.0 [-]

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Flat

20.0 °C

45.0 [-]

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Hardness, HBW

44 [-]

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Plane-Strain Fracture Toughnes

22.0 - 35.0 MPa·√m

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Typical for Wrought 5000 Series Aluminium

Poisson's ratio

20.0 °C

0.33 [-]

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Shear modulus

26.3 GPa

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20.0 °C

26.3 - 26.5 GPa

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20.0 °C

26.3 GPa

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Tensile strength

215.0 MPa

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20.0 °C

150.0 - 200.0 MPa

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20.0 °C

160.0 - 200.0 MPa

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Transverse

20.0 °C

160.0 - 220.0 MPa

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20.0 °C

160.0 - 200.0 MPa

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Yield strength

60.0 MPa

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RP02

60 MPa

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95.0 MPa

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RP02

20.0 °C

60.0 MPa

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RP02 Transverse

20.0 °C

60.0 MPa

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RP02

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Thermal

PropertyTemperatureValueConditionRelated StandardsShapeComment

Coefficient of thermal expansion

20 °C

2.3699999999999997e-05 1/K

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100 °C

2.3699999999999997e-05 1/K

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100 °C

0.000024 1/K

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20-100°C

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Max service temperature

150.0 °C

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Typical for Wrought 5000 Series Aluminium

Melting point

610.0 - 650.0 °C

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Specific heat capacity

20.0 °C

898.0 - 921.0 J/(kg·K)

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20.0 °C

898.0 J/(kg·K)

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20.0 °C

921.0 J/(kg·K)

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Thermal conductivity

140.0 - 160.0 W/(m·K)

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153 W/(m·K)

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20.0 °C

149.0 - 167.0 W/(m·K)

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20.0 °C

149.0 W/(m·K)

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Electrical

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Electrical conductivity

25000000.0 - 30000000.0 S/m

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20.0 °C

26000000.0 S/m

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Electrical resistivity

3.33e-08 - 4e-08 Ω·m

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4.5e-08 Ω·m

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20.0 °C

4.6e-08 Ω·m

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Chemical properties

PropertyValueConditionRelated StandardsShape

Chromium

0.15 %

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0.15 %

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Copper

0.15 %

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0.15 %

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Iron

0.5 %

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0.50 %

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0.5 %

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Magnesium

1.7 - 2.4 %

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Manganese

0.1 - 0.5 %

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Other

0.05 - 0.15 %

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Silicon

0.4 %

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0.4 %

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Titanium

0.15 %

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0.15 %

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Zinc

0.15 %

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0.15 %

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Technological properties

Property
Anodizing

decorative: sufficient, Protective: very good

Application areas

Facades: Single sheet, Sheets for composites/ sandwich Panels, Sheets for mechanized panels; Tubes: Industrial tubes, Pipes; Wind energy: Nacelle coverings, rotor hub, stairs;

Brazing

hard brazing (with flux/ without flux): sufficient / poor, friction soldering: good, soft brazing with flux: sufficient

Corrosion properties

Seawater: good, weathering: very good

Welding

Very Good

Workability

Bending / Spinning (cold): good / acceptable, Impact extrusion (cold): acceptable, Deep drawing / upsetting (Condition) good (O) / acceptable (H12)