EN 573-3 Grade AW-6023 T6

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Description

Age-hardenable AlMgSi alloy. The alloy is not food safe.

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Properties

General

PropertyValueConditionRelated StandardsShape

Density

2.73 g/cm³

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Mechanical

PropertyValueConditionRelated StandardsShapeComment

Elastic modulus

70.0 GPa

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Typical for Wrought 6000 Series Aluminium

Plane-Strain Fracture Toughnes

22.0 - 35.0 MPa·√m

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Typical for Wrought 6000 Series Aluminium

Poisson's ratio

0.33 [-]

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Shear modulus

26.0 - 26.5 GPa

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Tensile strength

310.0 MPa

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320.0 MPa

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380.0 MPa

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Thermal

PropertyValueComment

Coefficient of thermal expansion

1.6e-05 - 2.4e-05 1/K

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Melting point

555.0 - 655.0 °C

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Specific heat capacity

887.0 - 963.0 J/(kg·K)

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Thermal conductivity

170.0 - 220.0 W/(m·K)

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Electrical

PropertyValueComment

Electrical conductivity

21000000.0 - 34000000.0 S/m

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Electrical resistivity

2.9e-08 - 5e-08 Ω·m

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Chemical properties

PropertyValueConditionRelated StandardsShape

Bismuth

0.3 - 0.8 %

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Copper

0.2 - 0.5 %

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Iron

0.5 %

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0.50 %

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Magnesium

0.4 - 0.9 %

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Manganese

0.2 - 0.6 %

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Silicon

0.6 - 1.4 %

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Tin

0.6 - 1.2 %

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Technological properties

Property
Anodizing

decorative: very good, Protective: very good

Corrosion properties

general: very good

General machinability

General: very good

Workability

Excellent workability.