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Aluminium Alloy - Commercial Alloy

5754 - H111 Treadplate


Aluminium alloy 5754 has excellent corrosion resistance especially to seawater and industrially polluted atmospheres.
It has higher strength than 5251. This high strength makes 5754 highly suited to flooring applications.

Applications
5754 is typically used in:
~ Treadplate
~ Shipbuilding
~ Vehicle bodies
~ Rivets
~ Fishing industry equipment
~ Food processing
~ Welded chemical and nuclear structures

Please note that Mechanical Properties shown are for H111 temper.

Chemical Composition

BS EN 573-3:2009
Alloy 5754
Chemical Element % Present
Manganese (Mn) 0.0 - 0.50
Iron (Fe) 0.0 - 0.40
Magnesium (Mg) 2.60 - 3.60
Silicon (Si) 0.0 - 0.40
Chromium (Cr) 0.0 - 0.30
Copper (Cu) 0.0 - 0.10
Manganese + Chromium (Mn+Cr) 0.10 - 0.60
Other (Each) 0.0 - 0.05
Others (Total) 0.0 - 0.15
Titanium (Ti) 0.0 - 0.15
Zinc (Zn) 0.0 - 0.20
Aluminium (Al) Balance

Alloy Designations

Alloy 5754 also corresponds to the following standard designations and specifications but may not be a direct equivalent:

 

A95754

Al Mg3

Al 3.1Mg Mn Cr

AW-5754

Generic Physical Properties

Physical Property Value
Density 2.66 g/cm³
Melting Point 600 °C
Thermal Expansion 24 x10^-6 /K
Modulus of Elasticity 68 GPa
Thermal Conductivity 147 W/m.K
Electrical Resistivity 0.049 x10^-6 Ω .m

Mechanical Properties

BS EN 485-2:2008
Sheet - 0.2mm to 6.00mm
Mechanical Property Value
Proof Stress 60 Min MPa
Tensile Strength 160 - 200 MPa
Hardness Brinell 44 HB
Elongation A50 mm 12 Min %

Weldability

Weldability – Gas: Excellent

Weldability – Arc: Excellent

Weldability – Resistance: Excellent

Brazability: Poor

Fabrication

Workability – Cold: Very good

Machinability: Average

 


Disclaimer

This Data is indicative only and as such is not to be relied upon in place of the full specification. In particular, mechanical property requirements vary widely with temper, product and product dimensions. All information is based on our present knowledge and is given in good faith. No liability will be accepted by the Company in respect of any action taken by any third party in reliance thereon.

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