Metal Alloys
Alloy Home
Aluminum Alloys
General Information
Properties
Temper
Al Alloy Types
Cast Alloys
Wrought Alloys
Al Alloy List
Wrought:
   AA 1xxx
   AA 2xxx
   AA 3xxx
   AA 4xxx
   AA 5xxx
   AA 6xxx
   AA 7xxx
Cast:
   2xx.0 or x2xx.0
   3xx.0 or x3xx.0
   4xx.0 or x4xx.0
   5xx.0 or x5xx.0
   7xx.0
   8xx.0
Specific Al Alloy
General Information
Resources
Bibliography
Injection Molding Design Guide

Guide for high quality and cost-effective plastic injection molding.

Chemical Engineering

The industry gateway for chemical engineering and plant operations.

Offshore

International news and technology for marine/offshore operations around the world.

Design-2-Part

How OEM's can make their parts better, faster, and more efficient.

more free magazines
 
356.0
Category Aluminum Alloy
Class Cast

Composition
ElementWeight %
Al  91.13 
Cu  0.25 
Mg  0.32 
Mn  0.35 
Si  7.00 
Fe  0.6 
Zn  0.35 

Mechanical Properties
Properties Conditions 
T (°C)Treatment
Density (×1000 kg/m3) 2.68 25  
Poisson's Ratio 0.33 25  
Elastic Modulus (GPa) 70-80 25  
Tensile Strength (Mpa) 175  25  T51 (sand casting) more
Yield Strength (Mpa) 140 
Elongation (%) 2.0 
Reduction in Area (%)  

Thermal Properties
Properties Conditions 
T (°C)Treatment
Thermal Expansion (10-6/ºC) 21.5  20-100  
Glossary