Aluminium EN AW 5083

Aluminium EN AW 5083

EN AW-5083: A specialist aluminium alloy for tool making, mold making and model making. EN AW-5083 is known for its exceptional performance in extreme environments, it is extremely resistant to attack by seawater and industrial chemical environments. 5083 also retains exceptional strength after welding.

  • Cast aluminium
  • Surface machined
  • PVC coated on both sides

Available forms: sheet, plate, cut lengths, circular blanks.

Chemical Composition

SIFeCuMnMgCrNiZnTiGaV
Min0.40.40.10.4 4.00.05 –0.150.15 – –
Max0.40.40.11.04.90.25 –0.150.15 – –
Composition in %, remainder aluminium
Material according to EN 573-3:2013

Equivalent grades

StandardDesignation
EN AWEN AW-5083
EN AW OldAl Mg4.5 Mn0.7
BSN8
Italy UNI7790
SpainL-3321
Sweden144140
Norway17215
France AFNORA-G4,5MC

Features of EN AW-5083

  • Surface machined cast plates
  • Very good machinability
  • Excellent corrosion resistance
  • Good welding properties
  • Low stress and dimensionally stable

Applications:

  • Tool making, mold making and model making
  • Blow molds and injection molds
  • Laminating tools
  • Molds for elastomer materials
  • Molds and heat-stressed parts
  • Molds with welded construction
  • Refrigeration technology

Available stock of machined cast aluminium tooling plate EN AW-5083

Thickness mmThickness tolerance mmLength x Width mmLength x Width mmFlatness mm
≥ 5 – ≤ 6± 0.0753600 x 16506000 x 22000.75 – 0.85
≥ 6 – ≤ 13± 0.0753600 x 16506000 x 22000.35 – 0.43
≥ 13± 0.0753600 x 16506000 x 22000.075 – 0.125

 

 

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