Aluminium Welding Alloy 5356
Technical Data Sheet
|Chemical Composition Limits|
|Alloy 5356||Bal||0.25 max||0.40 max||0.05 max||0.5-1.1||1.6-2.5||0.3 max||0.20 max||0.15 max||0.05 max each||0.15 max total|
Aluminium Alloy 5356 contains 5% magnesium. Alloy 5356 is one of the most widely used welding alloys and is commonly referred to as a general purpose type filler alloy. Alloy 5356 is typically chosen for its excellent corrosion resistance and high shear strength.
Aluminium 5249 MIG and 5249 TIG Welding Wire and Rods
|Used on||Alloy 5356 is suitable for welding magnesium bearing aluminium alloys such as 5251 (N4), 5154 (N5), 5454 (N51) and also heat treatable alloys 6063 (H9), 6061 (H20) and 6082 (H30)|
|Cross-Reference of Specifications||DRU 1374
ER5356 (AWS A5.10.92)
(Replacement for 5056) (N6, NG6)
W N( 3.35566
EN ISO 18273
|Availability||Spools 0.5kg, 2.5kg and 15kg European manufacture
Spools 1 lb, 5 lb and 25 lb American manufacture
Rods 1 kg, 2.5kg, 5kg and 10kg packs European manufacture.
1000mm lengths, Flag tagged for traceability
Rods 5 lb American manufacture
Flag tagged for traceability
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Melting range 575 - 633 °C,
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