EN 1706 Grade AC-45400 T4

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Description

Aluminium casting alloy (permanent mould casting)

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Properties

General

PropertyValueComment

Density

2.65 - 2.7 g/cm³

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Typical for Cast 3xx.x Series Aluminium

Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValueConditionRelated StandardsShapeComment

Bending Fatigue Strength

70.0 - 100.0 MPa

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Elastic modulus

73.0 - 80.0 GPa

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Typical for Cast 3xx.x Series Aluminium

Hardness, Brinell

75.0 [-]

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20.0 °C

75.0 [-]

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Poisson's ratio

0.33 [-]

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Typical for Cast 3xx.x Series Aluminium

Shear modulus

2.8 GPa

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Typical for Cast 3xx.x Series Aluminium

Tensile strength

230.0 MPa

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Casting

20.0 °C

230.0 MPa

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Thermal

PropertyTemperatureValueConditionRelated StandardsShapeComment

Coefficient of thermal expansion

20 °C

2.2e-05 1/K

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100.0 °C

2.2e-05 1/K

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100 °C

2.2e-05 1/K

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Melting point

505.0 - 770.0 °C

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Typical for Cast 3xx.x Series Aluminium

Specific heat capacity

960.0 - 963.0 J/(kg·K)

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Typical for Cast 3xx.x Series Aluminium

Thermal conductivity

20.0 °C

120.0 - 130.0 W/(m·K)

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Electrical

PropertyTemperatureValueConditionRelated StandardsShape

Electrical conductivity

20.0 °C

16000000.0 - 19000000.0 S/m

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Electrical resistivity

5.26e-08 - 6.25e-08 Ω·m

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Chemical properties

PropertyValueConditionRelated StandardsShape

Aluminium

88.35 %

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Copper

2.6 - 3.6 %

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Iron

0.6 %

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0.60 %

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Lead

0.1 %

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Magnesium

0.05 %

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Manganese

0.55 %

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Nickel

0.1 %

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Silicon

4.5 - 6.0 %

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Tin

0.05 %

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Titanium

0.25 %

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Zinc

0.2 %

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Technological properties

Property
Anodizing

decorative: not sufficient

Corrosion properties

general: not sufficient

General machinability

after thermal treatment: good, as cast: good

Processing methods

permanent mould casting, separately cast test sample