High Magnesium Aluminum Alloy Sheet & Plate for Marine Service
This specification defines the properties and characteristics of marine grade aluminium alloy, delivered as sheets or plates by renowned european mills such as Alcoa Marine, Hydro & Elval.
Performance is as important in the yard as it is on the water. You want high performance, user-friendly materials that give you the freedom to express your vision. Structural efficiency. Unimpeachable quality. And genuine versatility. That's why so many of today's best performing vessels, large and small, are constructed from marine grade aluminium. The 5083 alloy provides the exceptional strength, workability and corrosion resistance that marine applications require, aluminium has been the material of choice for forward-looking designers wherever durability, economy of operation and construction, responsiveness or sheer speed are priorities. We stock Marine Grade Aluminium Alloy 5083 in the UAE.
We stock marine grade aluminium alloy 5083 in the UAE.
Mechanical Properties of Aluminium Alloy 5083
|Temperature||Proof Stress 0.2% (MPa)||Tensile Strength (MPa)||Elongation Min. %||Bend Radius 90°||Hardness HBW|
|H111||100||240||17||2.5 x t||65|
|H116 / H321||195||275||8||3.5 x t||81|
Bending Properties of Aluminium Alloy 5083
Aluminium Alloy 5083 is capable of being bent cold through an angle of 90 degrees around a pin having a radius equal to N times the thickness (t) of the sheet without cracking.
General Frequently Asked Questions
Which alloys of Aluminium are considered Marine Grade?
5000 series alloys contain Magnesium that makes Aluminium corrosion resistant even to sea water making it an idea choice for marine & offshore applications.
Do you have DNV cerified marine grade Aluminium?
Yes, we have stock of DNV certified Aluminium sheets available with us. Please send us your inquiry for a prompt quotation.
What type of marine grade aluminium products are available with you?
We stock marine grade plain sheets & marine grade tread plates from reputable mills in Europe & South Africa. We have various sizes and tempers avaialble in stock with us.