5000 Series Aluminum alloy

5000 series aluminum alloy added with magnesium element is known for its strength, durability, and resistance to corrosion, making it a popular choice in a wide range of industries.
5000 series aluminum alloys contain magnesium element, and common alloys include 5052, 5083, 5086, 5754, 5454, etc. Among these alloys, 5052 aluminum alloy is the most commonly used, and is widely used in the automotive, shipbuilding, and building decoration industries.

Compared with 1000 series and 3000 series aluminum alloys, 5000 series aluminum alloys are also non-heat-treatable alloys, but with higher strength and excellent corrosion resistance.

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Main Alloy Chemistry Typical

5005 Aluminum Alloy

Element

Si

Fe

Cu

Mn

Mg

Zn

Ti

Others (each)

Others (total)

Al

Maximum Content

0.25

0.40

0.05

0.05

0.03

0.05

0.03

0.05

0.15

Remainder

5052 Aluminum Alloy

Element

Si

Fe

Cu

Mn

Mg

Zn

Ti

Cr

Others(each)

Others(total)

Al

Maximum Content

0.25

0.40

0.10

0.10

2.2 - 2.8

0.10

0.15

0.15 - 0.35

0.05

0.15

Reminder

5083 Aluminum Alloy

Element

Si

Fe

Cu

Mn

Mg

Zn

Ti

Cr

Others(each)

Others(total)

Al

Maximum Content

0.40

0.40

0.10

0.40

4.0 - 4.9

0.25

0.15

0.05 - 0.25

0.05

0.15

Reminder

5086 Aluminum Alloy

Element

Si

Fe

Cu

Mn

Mg

Zn

Cr

Ti

Others(each)

Others(total)

Al

Maximum Content

0.40

0.50

0.10

0.2 - 0.7

3.5 - 4.5

0.25

0.05 - 0.25

0.15

0.05

0.15

Remainder

5251 Aluminum Alloy

Element

Si

Fe

Cu

Mn

Mg

Zn

Cr

Ti

Others 

Al

Maximum Content

0.40

0.40

0.10

0.50

2.6 - 3.6

0.20

0.30

0.15

0.15

Remainder

5454 Aluminum Alloy

Element

Si

Fe

Cu

Mn

Mg

Zn

Ti

Cr

Others(each)

Others(total)

Al

Maximum Content

0.25

0.40

0.10

0.50

2.4 - 3.0

0.25

0.20

0.05 - 0.20

0.05

0.15

Reminder

5754 Aluminum Alloy

Element

Si

Fe

Cu

Mn

Mg

Zn

Cr

Ti

Others 

Al

Maximum Content

0.40

0.40

0.10

0.50

2.6 - 3.6

0.20

0.30

0.15

0.15

Remainder

The above alloy element ratio is based on the national standard. If you have special chemical composition requirements for 5000 series aluminum alloys, please contact our product specialist.

Physical Properties

Alloy Type

Density (g/cm³)

Melting Point (℃)

Linear Expansion Coefficient (μm/m·K)

Thermal Conductivity (W/m·K)

Elastic Modulus (GPa)

Tensile Strength (MPa)

Yield Strength (MPa)

Elongation (%)

5052

2.68

607 - 650

23.8

120 - 140

70

195 - 305

95 - 240

1 - 12

5083

2.65

570 - 640

23.5

110 - 140

72

270 - 365

125 - 280

2 - 10

5086

2.66

570 - 650

23.5

120 - 140

69

240 - 325

95 - 240

3 - 10

5754

2.66

600 - 640

21.5

120 - 150

70

190 - 270

80 - 220

4 - 12

5454

2.66

585 - 635

21.5

120 - 150

70

220 - 305

105 - 245

1 - 10

Product Types

5000 series aluminum can be cast, extruded, and hot-rolled into aluminum rods, tubes, sheets, and strips. With strong processing performance, it can meet the requirements of various industries for different types of products with different 5000 series alloy performances.

Aluminum Sheet, Plate & Strip

5000 series aluminum sheet/strip has high strength, good corrosion resistance, and weldability. It is suitable for manufacturing in industries such as shipbuilding, automotive, electronics, construction, and aerospace.

Aluminum Tube and Bar

Aluminum profiles in the 1000 series aluminium are light and easy to work with, and don’t build up static electricity. You can shape them in many ways to suit your needs, and use them for making building fronts, barriers, window frames, and more.

Aluminum Wire

5000 series aluminum wire has excellent conductivity, good weldability, and corrosion resistance. It is widely used in the manufacturing of power transmission and distribution, communication lines, and electrical components.

Welding Materials

5000 series welding materials have good welding performance, high strength, good plasticity, and formability. They are suitable for production in industries such as aerospace, automotive manufacturing, railway transportation, metallurgical industry, and power.

Casting Alloys

These alloys are suitable for use in fields such as automotive parts, machinery manufacturing, and shipbuilding.

Applications

5000 series aluminum alloy is an aluminum alloy with high strength and good corrosion resistance, suitable for manufacturing components and structural parts in fields such as aviation, aerospace, marine, automotive, railway transportation, construction, and mechanical equipment.

Aerospace

5000 series aluminum is a commonly used material in the aviation and aerospace industry, suitable for manufacturing aircraft body, wing, truss, wing and engine components, etc.

Automotive

5000 series aluminum is also widely used in automotive production, which can manufacture car body, frame, door, wheel, engine components, transmission systems, and chassis, etc. It can improve the lightweight, fuel economy, and safety performance of vehicles.

Construction

5000 series aluminum can be used to manufacture building doors and windows, curtain walls, ceilings, wall panels, and other building decoration materials. It can also manufacture structural components such as bridges and railway transportation facilities, with good corrosion resistance and strength.

Marine

5000 series aluminum is also suitable for manufacturing ship hulls, decks, rivets, propellers, and other components, which can improve the corrosion resistance and strength of ships.

Mechanical Equipment

5000 series aluminum alloy is suitable for manufacturing various mechanical equipment components, such as hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems, electronic equipment, etc., with good strength and corrosion resistance.

5000 Series Aluminum Industry Supply At HDM

5052 Aluminum Sheet

5052 aluminum sheet is an aluminum alloy with high strength and good corrosion resistance, suitable for manufacturing oil tanks, oil pipes, ship structures, pressure vessels, condensers, capacitors, etc.

5083 Aluminum Sheet

Suitable for manufacturing ship structures, oil tanks, pipelines, pressure vessels, vehicle panels, and other areas requiring high strength and corrosion resistance.

5086 Aluminum Sheet

Suitable for manufacturing ship structures, oil tanks, pipelines, pressure vessels, vehicle panels, and other areas requiring high strength and corrosion resistance. Compared with 5083 aluminum sheet, 5086 aluminum sheet has slightly lower strength, but better corrosion resistance.

5754 Aluminum Sheet

Suitable for manufacturing oil tanks, oil pipes, ship structures, pressure vessels, condensers, capacitors, etc.

5454 Aluminum Sheet

Suitable for manufacturing oil tanks, oil pipes, ship structures, pressure vessels, condensers, capacitors, etc. Compared with 5754 aluminum sheet, 5454 aluminum sheet has slightly higher strength.

For other 5000 series product types, such as aluminum bars and tubes,please contact our product specialist.
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