GM 5356

CLASSIFICATION :AWS/SFA 5.10: ER 5356, BS 2901-90 5356, DIN 1732-88 SG-AlMg 5

CHARACTERISTICS :

Aluminium TIG/MIG wire containing 5% Magnesium. The high strength weld metal has very good corrosion resistance in marine environments. Excellent colour match with material to be anodized. The most versatile and universally used aluminium filler material. Melting range 560-630°C

WELD METAL ANALYSIS (RANGE) %

Si Fe Cu Mn Mg
0.025 max 0.40 max 0.10 max 0.05 - 0.20 4.5 - 5.5
Cr Zn Ti Al
0.05 - 0.20 0.10 max 0.06 - 0.20 Remainder

MECHANICAL PROPERTIES (TYPICAL)

Ultimate Tensile Strength MPa Yield Strength MPa Elongation %(L=5d)
255 125 24

TYPICAL APPLICATIONS:

Suitable for welding similar composition Al/Mg and Al/Mg/Si material.

Storage & Handling Recommendations:

WELDING PROCESS: TIG/MIG

SHIELDING GAS: Welding grade high purity Argon.

PACKING DATA

SIZE (MM) Packing/spool(Kg) Packing/Pkt
1.2 6.2-6.5 2.5/5.0
1.6 6.2-6.5 2.5/5.0
2.0 6.2-6.5 2.5/5.0
4.0 6.2-6.5 2.5/5.0