Aluminium / Aluminum 8011 Alloy (UNS A98011)

Topics Covered

Introduction
Chemical Composition
Physical Properties

Introduction

Apart from iron, aluminium / aluminum is currently the next most widely used metal in the world. This is due to the fact that aluminium / aluminum has a unique combination of attractive properties. Properties such as its low weight, corrosion resistance, and easy maintenance of final product, have ensured that this metal and its alloys will be in use for a very long time.

Aluminium / aluminum 8011 alloy is a wrought alloy. The following datasheet will provide more details about aluminium / aluminum 8011 alloy.

Chemical Composition

The following table shows the chemical composition of aluminium / aluminum 8011 alloy.

Element Content (%)
Aluminum, Al 97.3 - 98.9
Iron, Fe 0.60 - 1
Silicon, Si 0.50 - 0.90
Manganese, Mn ≤ 0.20
Zinc, Zn ≤ 0.10
Copper, Cu ≤ 0.10
Titanium, Ti ≤ 0.080
Chromium, Cr ≤ 0.050
Magnesium, Mg ≤ 0.050
Remainder (each) ≤ 0.050
Remainder (total) ≤ 0.15

Physical Properties

The physical properties of aluminium / aluminum 8011 alloy are outlined in the following table.

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

Comments

  1. Jidhesh PS Jidhesh PS India says:

    Thermal conductivity of Aluminium alloy 8011?

  2. Guna Singh Chelladurai Guna Singh Chelladurai India says:

    WHATS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN 8011 A and 8011 AA grade aluminium ?

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