Aluminum 4006 Alloy (UNS A94006)

Topics Covered

Introduction
Chemical Composition
Physical Properties
Other Designations

Introduction

Aluminium / aluminum is a light silvery-white metallic element. Aluminium / aluminum can be combined with silicon, magnesium, manganese, copper, and zinc to form aluminium / aluminum alloys.

Aluminium / aluminum alloys are used in more than 100 types of components and the list is constantly growing. Aluminium / aluminum 4006 alloy is a wrought alloy type with good corrosion resistance.

The following datasheet will provide more details about aluminium / aluminum 4006 alloy.

Chemical Composition

The following table shows the chemical composition of aluminium / aluminum 4006 alloy.

Element Content (%)
Aluminum, Al 97.4 - 98.7
Silicon, Si 0.80 - 1.2
Iron, Fe 0.50 - 0.80
Chromium, Cr ≤ 0.20
Copper, Cu ≤ 0.10
Manganese, Mn ≤ 0.050
Zinc, Zn ≤ 0.050
Magnesium, Mg ≤ 0.010
Remainder (each) ≤ 0.050
Remainder (total) ≤ 0.15

Physical Properties

The physical properties of aluminium / aluminum 4006 alloy are outlined in the following table.

Properties Metric Imperial
Density 2.71 g/cm3 0.0979 lb/in3

Other Designations

Equivalent materials to the aluminium / aluminum 4006 alloy are listed below:

  • EN 573 AW-AlSiFe
  • ASTM 4006
  • NFA 4006

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