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Aluminium Alloy - Commercial Alloy - 3103 H14 Sheet

3103 H14 Sheet

Aluminium alloy 3103 H14


Chemical Composition

Spec: BS EN 573-3:2009

Alloy 3103

Chemical Element % Present
Manganese (Mn) 0.90 - 1.50
Iron (Fe) 0.0 - 0.70
Copper (Cu) 0.0 - 0.10
Magnesium (Mg) 0.0 - 0.30
Silicon (Si) 0.0 - 0.50
Zinc (Zn) 0.0 - 0.20
Other (Each) 0.0 - 0.05
Others (Total) 0.0 - 0.15
Chromium (Cr) 0.0 - 0.10
Titanium + Zirconium (Ti+Zr) 0.0 - 0.10
Aluminium (Al) Balance

Properties

Physical PropertyValue
Density 2.73 g/cm³
Melting Point 655 °C
Thermal Expansion 23.1 x10^-6 /K
Modulus of Elasticity 69.5 GPa
Thermal Conductivity 160 W/m.K
Electrical Resistivity 42 % IACS

Spec: BS EN 485-2:2008

Sheet - 0.2mm to 6.0mm

Mechanical PropertyValue
Tensile Strength 140 - 180 MPa
Proof Stress 120 Min MPa
Hardness Brinell 45 HB

Alloy Designations

Aluminium alloy 3103 corresponds to the following standard designations and specifications but may not be a direct equivalent:

ISO Al Mn1 

 


Temper Types

The most common tempers for 3103 aluminium are:

  • H14 - Work hardened by rolling to half hard, not annealed after rolling

Supplied Forms

Alloy 3103-H14 is normally supplied as Sheet

  • Sheet

Weldability

Alloy 3103 has very good weldability


Fabrication

Workability – Cold: Good

Machinability: Acceptable

Weldability – Gas: Very Good

Weldability – Arc: Very Good

Weldability – Resistance: Good

Brazability: Very Good
Solderability: Very Good

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Last Datasheet Revision

13 December 2017

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