Aluminium Alloy 3003

Technical Data Sheet


Chemical Composition Limits
Weight% Al Cu Si Fe Mn Zn Others
3003 Rem 0.05-0.20 0.60 max 0.70 max 1.0-1.5 0.10 max 0.05 each
0.15 total

Aluminum 3003 is a commercially pure aluminum with the addition of manganese. 3003 is the most widely used aluminum alloy due to it's excellent characteristics. The addition of manganese increases the strength and 3003 is 20% stronger than 1100 . As with 1100, 3003 has excellent corrosion resistance and workability. It is commonly used in Chemical equipment, Cooking and Kitchen equipment, decorative trim and storage tanks

Typical Mechanical Properties


Material Condition Tensile Strength (ksi min) Yield Strength (ksi min) Elongation % in 2" 0.064 Sheet Min 90° Cold Bend Radius for 0.064" Thick
3003-0 Sheet 0.064" thick 3003-0 14-19 5 25 0
3003-H12 Sheet 0.064" thick 3003-H12 17-23 12 6 0
3003-H14 Sheet 0.064" thick 3003-H14 20-26 17 5 0
3003-H16 Sheet 0.064" thick 3003-H16 24-30 21 4 1/2 - 1 1/2 T
3003- Sheet 0.064" thick 3003-H18 27 min 24 4 1 1/2 -3T

Aluminum 3003 is available in Sheet, Plate and Tube. 3003 Foil (Shim) is available in various thicknesses. View stock list for further information. Foil Stock List . For all stock availability of Aluminium 3003 contact Sales.

Aluminium 3003 Tube is available the following size ranges.
Outside Diameter - 0.25mm (0.010") up to 16.00mm (0.625")
Wall - 0.05mm (0.002") up to 1.00mm (0.040")
Straight Lengths - 1.00mm (0.040") up to 5000.00mm (197")
Coils Lengths - 5 Metres to 15 Metres
Standard Tolerance - OD &ID +/-0.03mm (0.0012")
Wall +/- 10%
Tight Tolerance - OD&ID +/- 0.015mm (0.0006")
Wall +/-3%
Some thin wall tubes up to 25.40 mm (1.000") can be supplied.

3003 - 0 Sheet
AMS 4006
ASTM B 209

3003 H-14 Sheet
AMS 4008
ASTM B 209

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