Aluminium Alloy 5056

Technical Data Sheet


Chemical Composition Limits
Weight% Al Si Fe Cu Mn Cr Mg Mn+Cr Ti Zn Others Each Others Total
5056 USA Bal 0.3 max 0.4 max 0.10 max 0.05/0.20 0.05 / 0.20 4.50 / 5.6 - - 0.10 max 0.05 each 0.15 max
5056A EWAA Bal 0.4 max 0.5 max 0.10 max 0.10 / 0.6 0.20 max 4.50 / 5.6 0.10 / 0.6 0.20 max 0.20 max 0.05 max 0.15 max


Typical Mechanical Properties


Material Temper Diameter (") Tensile Strength (ksi) min Yield Strength (ksi) min Elongation % in 2"
5056 Rolled, Cold finish wire/rod 0 All 46 max - 20
5056 Rolled, Cold finish wire/rod H111 <0.374 44 - -
5056 Rolled, Cold finish wire/rod H32 <0.374 44 - -
5056 Rolled, Cold finish wire/rod H34 <0.374 50 - -

Alloy 5056 is available in Bolt and Screw Stock, Rivet Stock and Wire. For all stock availability of Aluminium Alloy 5056 contact Sales.

Similar Specifications:
Alcan GB-56S

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