1050 O Sheet

General engineering use aluminium alloy.

Aluminium alloy 1050 is a popular grade of aluminium for general sheet metal work where moderate strength is required.



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Range

Sheet SizeThicknesses
2000 x 10005.0 - 6.0mm
2500 x 12504.0 - 6.0mm
3000 x 15005.0mm
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Related Specifications

Aluminium alloy 1050 also corresponds to the following standard designations and specifications but may not be a direct equivalent:

  • AA1050A
  • S1B
  • A91050

Temper Types

The most common tempers for 1050 aluminium are:

  • O

Properties

Chemical Composition

Applications

Alloy 1050 is typically used for:

  • Chemical process plant equipment
  • Food industry containers
  • Pyrotechnic powder
  • Architectural flashings
  • Lamp reflectors
  • Cable sheathing
  • General sheet metalwork

Characteristics

  • Excellent corrosion resistance
  • High ductility
  • Highly reflective finish
  • Excellent weldability
  • Excellent cold working properties

Additional Information

Fabrication

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