Alloy 5356 (MIG)
Description: Aluminum Welding Alloy
Alloy 5356 is an all position non - heat treatable MIG wire used to weld the 5XXX series alloys when 40,000 psi tensile strength is not a requirement. Alloy 5356 is a very good all purpose wire. It is the most widely used of all aluminum fillers metals.
Typical Application: Common applications are welding of boats/ships, bicycles, trucks, pressure vessels and automotive parts.
|Chemical Composition||AWS||Commercial Specification|
Si - 0.25%
Fe - 0.4%
Cu - 0.1%
Mn - 0.05-0.2%
Mg - 4.5-5.5%
Cr - 0.05-0.2%
Zn - 0.1%
Ti - 0.06-0.2%
Al - Rem%
Others - 0.15%
|AWS A5.10; ASME SFA 5.10; ISO 18273||UNS-A95356|
Manufacturer may be substituted for Maxal based on availability.