AA Standards Grade 6063 T42

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Properties

General

PropertyValueTemperature

Density

2.7 g/cm³

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Mechanical

PropertyValueTemperatureComment

Elastic modulus

69 GPa

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Elongation

15 %

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Elongation A100

12 - 16 %

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Elongation A50

14 - 18 %

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Plane-Strain Fracture Toughnes

22 - 35 MPa·√m

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Typical for Wrought 6000 Series Aluminium

Poisson's ratio

0.33 [-]

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Shear modulus

26 - 26.5 GPa

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Tensile strength

125 - 160 MPa

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Yield strength

77 MPa

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Yield strength Rp0.2

60 - 70 MPa

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Thermal

PropertyValueTemperature

Coefficient of thermal expansion

2.34E-5 1/K

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2.3E-5 1/K

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2.34E-5 1/K

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Melting point

615 - 655 °C

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Specific heat capacity

900 J/(kg·K)

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Thermal conductivity

193 - 218 W/(m·K)

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Electrical

PropertyValueTemperature

Electrical conductivity

2.90E+7 - 3.40E+7 S/m

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Electrical resistivity

2.94E-8 - 3.45E-8 Ω·m

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Chemical properties

Property

Aluminium

97.5 - 99.4 %

Chromium

0 - 0.1 %

Copper

0 - 0.1 %

Iron

0 - 0.35 %

Magnesium

0.45 - 0.9 %

Manganese

0 - 0.1 %

Other

0 - 0.15 %

each 0.05, total 0.15, Rest Al

Silicon

0.2 - 0.6 %

Titanium

0 - 0.1 %

Zinc

0 - 0.1 %

Technological properties

Property
Brazing

general: possible with commercial processes and methods

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 (T1, T4), sufficient (T5, T452, T6, T83, T831, T832)

Workability

general (condition): acceptable (T1, T4, T5, T452), poor(T6, T83, T831, T832)