Provides requirements for chemical composition, mechanical properties, dimensional tolerances, the selection of test samples and test methods for solid bars and sections and for extruded round tube and hollow sections made from two grades of aluminium unalloyed and ten. Profiles uk astm standarda for aluminium 7075 alloy designers guide to eurocode 9 design of aluminium structures pdf astm standards for corrosion testing of aluminium 7075 alloy. Aluminium and aluminium alloys extruded rod, bar, solid and hollow. Durability and corrosion of aluminium and its alloys.
As 18742000 aluminium and aluminium alloys ingots and. Aluminium is most commonly alloyed with copper, zinc, magnesium, silicon, manganese and lithium. A reveiw aluminium pipe astm aluminium aluminium piping aluminium structural sections uk aluminium services uk limited aluminium piping standard bs 8118 structural use of aluminium pdf aluminium. Standard test method for analysis of aluminum and aluminum. Global aluminum alloy conversion chart uk iso france germany italy uni usa usa japan end uses aa astm sae lm0 al 99. Cayless, alcan rolled products company systems for designating alumi num and aluminum alloys that incorporate the product form wrought, casting, or foundry ingot, and its respective temper with the exception of foundry ingots. It supports in maintaining the precise chemical specifications in the finished products. Pdf 9 users english, pdf 5 users english, pdf 3 users english, pdf 1 user english. Blank standards use the alloy identification with a c prefix to the twoletter series identification, for example 6063cbb. All bsi british standards available online in electronic and print formats. Conversely it takes only 5% of this to remelt and recycle one tonne of aluminium. Aluminium and aluminium alloyscastingschemical composition and mechanical properties published in 2006.
Catalogue of european standards in the aluminium and. Cognizance was also taken of the following international, national and european standards. Aluminium al is an important structural engineering material, its usage ranking only behind ferrous alloys birbilis, muster et al. Dimensions for wrought aluminium and aluminium alloys extruded round tube specificatioin number of. If you have any questions or good suggestions on our products and site, or if you want to know more information about our products, please write them and send to us, we will contact you within one business day. May 17, 2005 aluminium is most commonly alloyed with copper, zinc, magnesium, silicon, manganese and lithium. Corrosion cracking of 2xxx and 7xxx aluminum alloy products 2. Light metals and their alloys mtd 7 designator of legally binding document. A complementary standard, en14286, lists suitable aluminium alloys for this application. Aluminium standards and dataingots and castings, published in 1997 by the australian aluminium council. The aluminium industry has been involved in the development and monitors the revisions of standards dealing with the design and construction of metallic tanks used for the transport of dangerous goods, en14025 and en94. Aluminium and aluminium alloys drawn wire, rod, bar and strip.
E401 practice for bonding thin spectrochemical samples and standards to a greater mass of material. E1251 test method for analysis of aluminum and aluminum alloys by spark atomic emission spectrometry. Asnzs 1866 extruded rod, bar, solid and hollow shapes asnzs 1867 drawn tubes asnzs 1865 drawn wire, rod, bar and strip asnzs 1734 flat sheet, coiled sheet and plate as1874 ingots and castings as2848. In order to promote public education and public safety, equal justice for all, a better informed citizenry, the rule of law, world trade and world peace, this legal document is hereby made available on a noncommercial basis, as it is the right of all humans to. Physical properties, characteristics and alloys 60 pages, 44 figures basic level prepared by ron cobden, alcan, banbury objectives. Aluminium and aluminium alloys compositions and designations, part 1. Stacast new quality and design standards for aluminium alloys cast products is a european project devoted to aluminium foundries, with the ambitious goal to set up advanced quality standards or. Blank standards are aluminium alloy standards fabricated from high purity aluminium, so therefore have trace element concentrations alloys. Aluminum and aluminum alloys introduction and overview general characteristics. Din en 5863 aluminium and aluminium alloys forgings part 3. Aluminium and aluminium alloys castingschemical composition and mechanical properties published in 2006. The use of recycled aluminium is economically and environmentally compelling.
New designations for these alloys were standardised by the cen 5 in 1994. History, properties and alloys the history of the light metal industry, as that of many other industries in this century, is one of notable and ever accelerating expansion and development. Aluminium and aluminium alloy ingots and castings for general engineering purposes number of amendments. Aluminium alloys the 4digit numerical designation of wrought aluminium alloys has acquired universal usage since 1970. Noteccbb alloys may require a modified pretreetment. Aluminium alloy general information en standards for. Provides requirements for chemical composition, mechanical properties, dimensional tolerances, the selection of test samples and test methods for solid bars and sections and for extruded round tube and hollow sections made from two grades of aluminium unalloyed and ten aluminium alloys in various tempers. Aluminium specifications, properties, classifications and. Aluminum alloys industry is an important part of nonferrous cast metal industry.
Aluminum and aluminum alloys 355 table 2 strength ranges of various wrought aluminum alloys aluminum type of tensile association alloy strengthening strength range series composition method mpa ksi 1xxx al cold work 70175 1025 2xxx alcumg heat treat 170310 2545 12. Din en 17801 aluminium and aluminium alloys designation of alloyed aluminium ingots for remelting, master alloys and castings part 1. This document specifies the acid pickling of aluminium and aluminium alloys free from hexavalent chromium. The old bs1474 1987 standard has been replaced by a number of en standards of which the most important are. There is no difference in quality between virgin and recycled aluminium alloys. Aluminum and aluminum alloys military standards mil. Aluminum and aluminum alloys military standards milstd. Guidelines for the introduction of new wrought aluminium and wrought aluminium alloys in standards are presented in annex b.
Extruded precision profiles in alloys en aw6060 and en aw6063. E607 test method for atomic emission spectrometric analysis aluminum alloys by the point to plane technique nitrogen atmosphere. Causes of common problems encountered during welding of. As 18742000 aluminium and aluminium alloys ingots and castings. There are few people today who are not familiar with at least some modern.
Aluminum alloys encompasses a combination of aluminum metal and other alloying elements. According to standard en 5731 67, the first digit of the designation denotes the series of the alloy, as shown in table 10. The typical alloying elements are copper, magnesium, manganese, silicon, tin and zinc. Cayless, alcan rolled products company systems for designating alumi num and aluminum alloys that incorporate the product form wrought, casting, or foundry ingot, and its. Typical tensile properties at various temperatures kgmm 2 table6 temp.
For more than 60 years, the aluminum association has worked with the industry to develop and maintain technical standards for aluminum production. Numerical designation system this european standard specifies a fivefigure numerical designation system for aluminium alloys and master alloys as specified in the relevant european standards. Aluminium and aluminium alloys heat treatment of aluminium alloys pitting corrosion of heattreatable aluminium alloys and welds. Aluminium and aluminium alloys flat sheet, coiled sheet and plate. Alloy and temper designation systems for aluminum and. Iso isotc 79sc 6 wrought aluminium and aluminium alloys. Aluminium foundry alloys are used for aluminium castings. Small additions of chromium, titanium, zirconium, lead, bismuth and nickel are also made and iron is invariably present in small quantities. Alloy and temper designation systems for aluminum and aluminum alloys r. This is a list of some important aluminum or aluminium alloys. There are two principal classifications, namely casting alloys and wrought alloys, both of which are further subdivided into the. Isotc 79sc 6 wrought aluminium and aluminium alloys. It takes 14,000 kwh to produce 1 tonne of new aluminium.
Blank standards are aluminium alloy standards fabricated from high purity aluminium, so therefore have trace element concentrations 86. The aluminum specimen to be analyzed may be in the form of a chill cast disk, casting, foil, sheet, plate, extrusion, or some other wrought form or shape. The elements covered in the scope of this method are listed in the. Aluminium and aluminium alloys standards australia. In order to promote public education and public safety, equal justice for all, a better informed citizenry, the rule of law, world trade and world peace, this legal document is hereby made available on a noncommercial basis, as it is the right of all humans to know and speak the laws that govern them.
Designations of cast aluminium alloys united states aluminium association system using fourdigit system. English version of din en 5863 din en 5863 european. Codification of standardized wrought products this document specifies the codification of some standardized semi. Chemical analysis of aluminium and its alloys gravimetric determination of zinc in aluminium alloys zinc content between 0. Numerical din en 17801 european standards high quality certified nano face mask in stock. Aluminum industry standards the aluminum association.251 421 550 1338 274 1330 206 1203 796 755 861 340 199 486 1188 1322 384 1493 1347 72 1455 1257 1335 629 996 678 599 375 387 774 790 1416 1436