6061 - Aluminum

6061 – Aluminum

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

Aluminum 6061 comes in round, square, and rectangle aluminum rods and aluminum bars.

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