Magnesium AZ63 T1 (UNS M11630) Alloy

Topics Covered

Introduction
Chemical Composition
Physical Properties
Mechanical Properties
Thermal Properties
Other Designations
Applications

Introduction

Magnesium AZ63 T1 is a cast alloy. This alloy is composed of aluminum, silicon and magnesium. This datasheet will elaborate on the properties and applications of this alloy.

Chemical Composition

The following table provides the chemical composition of magnesium AZ63 T1 alloy.

Element Content (%)
Magnesium, Mg 90.7
Aluminum, Al 6
Silicon, Si 0.3

Physical Properties

The physical properties of magnesium AZ63 T1 alloy are given in the following table.

Properties Metric Imperial
Density 1.83 g/cc 0.0661 lb/in³
Melting Point 455-610°C 851-1130°F

Mechanical Properties

The mechanical properties of magnesium AZ63 T1 alloy are listed in the table below.

Properties Metric Imperial
Tensile Strength 200MPa 29000 psi
Yield strength (@strain 0.200%) 97 MPa 14100 psi
Elongation at break 6% 6%
Hardness, Brinell 50 50

Thermal Properties

The following table outlines the thermal properties of magnesium AZ63 T1 alloy.

Properties Metric Imperial
Thermal expansion co-efficient 26.1 µm/m°C 14.5 µin/in°F
Thermal Conductivity 77 W/mK 534 BTU in/hr.ft².°F

Other Designations

Some of the other designations that are used to denote magnesium AZ63 T1 alloy are:-

  • UNS M11630

Applications

Magnesium AZ63 T1 alloy is used in making of different types of casts.

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