Aluminum Alloy 3005 Data Sheet

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Alloy Group : 3XXX

PRINCIPAL ALLOYING ELEMENT: Manganese

 

ALUMINUM ALLOY 3005 GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

What is Aluminum 3005?

Aluminum 3005 is an aluminum alloy with manganese as its primary alloying element, supplemented with a magnesium addition which makes it stronger than 3003 alloy. The 3005 supplied by United Aluminum has good formability and a very fine grain structure.

TYPICAL CHEMISTRY LIMITS of ALUMINUM 3005:

Si

Fe

Cu

Mn

Mg

Cr

Zn

Ti

Others-Each

Others Total

Al Min

3005

0.6

0.7

0.30

1.0-1.5

0.20-0.6

0.10

0.25

0.10

0.05

0.15

Remainder

Composition according to Aluminum Association.

TYPICAL MECHANICAL DATA of ALUMINUM 3005:

The following typical aluminum 3005 properties are not guaranteed since in most cases they are average for various sizes and methods of manufacture and may not be exactly representative of any particular product or size. The data is intended for comparing alloys and tempers and should not be used for design purposes.
 

Source: Aluminum Standards & Data and United Aluminum data base

Alloy-Temper

Tensile Strength

(ksi)

Yield Strength

(ksi)

Elongation

(%)

3005-O

20

8

22

3005-H14

29

28

4

3005-H18

37

36

2

Coil of Aluminum 3005 Alloy on a pallet.

Although this data has been designed by United Aluminum or taken from sources United Aluminum believes to be reliable, this data needs to be thoroughly evaluated and tested by technically skilled personnel before any use is made thereof. United Aluminum assumes no responsibility or liability for any use of this data, or with respect to the infringement of any patent, and no warranties are given or implied by United Aluminum. This information is not to be copied, used in evidence, released for publication or passed to a third party without written permission from United Aluminum.