EN 573-3 Grade AW-2017A H18

Want to keep this datasheet? Save it now in your required format

Description

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

Related Standards

Equivalent Materials

This material data has been provided by WIAM,AluKey.

All metrics apply to room temperature unless otherwise stated. SI units used unless otherwise stated.
Equivalent standards are similar to one or more standards provided by the supplier. Some equivalent standards may be stricter whereas others may be outside the bounds of the original standard.

Ashby charts

See where falls on the material property chart for against in your materials selection and design process. Our Ashby charts are interactive with more technical data upon clicking. Sign up to get access to this premium feature for free.

Properties

General

PropertyTemperatureValueConditionRelated StandardsShape

Density

2.8 g/cm³

Show Material materials with Density of 2.8 g/cm³

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

20.0 °C

2.8 g/cm³

Show Material materials with Density of 2.8 g/cm³

H18

EN 573-3

Wire

Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValueConditionRelated StandardsShapeComment

Elastic modulus

72.5 GPa

Show Material materials with Elastic modulus of 72.5 GPa

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

20.0 °C

65.0 - 73.5 GPa

Show Material materials with Elastic modulus of 65.0 - 73.5 GPa

H18

EN 573-3

Wire

Plane-Strain Fracture Toughnes

22.0 - 35.0 MPa·√m

Show Material materials with Plane-Strain Fracture Toughnes of 22.0 - 35.0 MPa·√m

Typical for Wrought 2000 Series Aluminium

Poisson's ratio

0.33 [-]

Show Material materials with Poisson's ratio of 0.33 [-]

Typical for Wrought 2000 Series Aluminium

Shear modulus

27.2 GPa

Show Material materials with Shear modulus of 27.2 GPa

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

20.0 °C

26.0 - 28.5 GPa

Show Material materials with Shear modulus of 26.0 - 28.5 GPa

H18

EN 573-3

Wire

Tensile strength

315.0 MPa

Show Material materials with Tensile strength of 315.0 MPa

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

20.0 °C

315.0 MPa

Show Material materials with Tensile strength of 315.0 MPa

H18

EN 573-3

Wire

Thermal

PropertyTemperatureValueConditionRelated StandardsShape

Coefficient of thermal expansion

20 °C

2.3e-05 1/K

Show Material materials with Coefficient of thermal expansion of 2.3e-05 1/K

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

100 °C

2.3e-05 1/K

Show Material materials with Coefficient of thermal expansion of 2.3e-05 1/K

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

Melting point

512.0 - 650.0 °C

Show Material materials with Melting point of 512.0 - 650.0 °C

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

Specific heat capacity

20.0 °C

921.0 J/(kg·K)

Show Material materials with Specific heat capacity of 921.0 J/(kg·K)

H18

EN 573-3

Wire

Thermal conductivity

20.0 °C

130.0 - 200.0 W/(m·K)

Show Material materials with Thermal conductivity of 130.0 - 200.0 W/(m·K)

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Wire, Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

Electrical

PropertyTemperatureValueConditionRelated StandardsShape

Electrical conductivity

20.0 °C

18000000.0 - 28000000.0 S/m

Show Material materials with Electrical conductivity of 18000000.0 - 28000000.0 S/m

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Wire, Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

Electrical resistivity

3.57e-08 - 5.56e-08 Ω·m

Show Material materials with Electrical resistivity of 3.57e-08 - 5.56e-08 Ω·m

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

Chemical properties

PropertyValueConditionRelated StandardsShape

Chromium

0.1 %

Show Material materials with Chromium of 0.1 %

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Wire, Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

Copper

3.5 - 4.5 %

Show Material materials with Copper of 3.5 - 4.5 %

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Wire, Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

Iron

0.7 %

Show Material materials with Iron of 0.7 %

H18

EN 573-3

Wire

0.70 %

Show Material materials with Iron of 0.70 %

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

Magnesium

0.4 - 1.0 %

Show Material materials with Magnesium of 0.4 - 1.0 %

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Wire, Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

Manganese

0.4 - 1.0 %

Show Material materials with Manganese of 0.4 - 1.0 %

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Wire, Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

Silicon

0.2 - 0.8 %

Show Material materials with Silicon of 0.2 - 0.8 %

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Wire, Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

Zinc

0.25 %

Show Material materials with Zinc of 0.25 %

H18

EN 573-3, EN 1301

Wire, Strip, Sheet, Plate, Tube, Bar

Technological properties

Property
Anodizing

decorative: not suitable, Protective: good

Brazing

hard brazing (with flux/ without flux): not suitable / not suitable, friction soldering: acceptable, soft brazing with flux: not suitable

Corrosion properties

Seawater: poor, weathering: sufficient

Workability

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