6061 - Aluminum

6061 – Aluminum

One of the most widely used aluminum alloys. 6061 is popular for medium to high strength requirements and has good toughness characteristics.

Chemistry Composition:

Si Fe Cu Mn Mg Cr Zn Ti Others Each Others
Total
Aluminum
Min .40 .15 .80 .04 Remainder
Max .80 .70 .40 .15 1.20 .35 .25 .15 .05 .15

Sizes/Shapes:

Shape Diameter (inch)
Round Starting at 0.250”
Square Starting at 0.250”
  Rectangle Starting at 0.125” x 1.000”

Typical Mechanical Properties:

 

Temper Tensile (.500” Dia. Specimen) Hardness
Ultimate Yield Elongation/4D Brinell 500 Kg 10mm
T6,T651 45 KSI 40 KSI 17 95