Aluminium Welding Alloy 5183


Technical Data Sheet

 

Chemical Composition Limits
Weight% Al Si Fe Cu Mn Mg Cr Zn Ti Other
Alloy 5183 Bal 0.25 max 0.40 max 0.10 max 0.5-1.0 4.3-5.2 0.05-0.25 0.25 max 0.15 max 0.05 max each

Alloy 5183 is a special aluminium alloy solid MIG wire containing 5% Magnesium and 0.75% Manganese for improved weld strength and resistance to sea water. Alloy 5183 is used to weld forged and cast aluminium-manganese alloys where high tensile strengths and/or high resistance to sea water is required. 

Aluminium 5183 MIG and 5183 TIG Welding Wire and Rods

Used on 5183 is an aluminium filler that has improved strengths on alloys such as 5086 compared to 5356.
Commonly used on welding:
marine components, cryogenics, and aluminium alloys such as 5083, 5086, 5456, to each other or to 5052,5652 and 5056
Cross-Reference of Specifications DE63
AlMg4.5Mn0.7
MIG 5183
EN ISO 18273: S Al 5183
BS 2901: 5183
Availability Spools Dia 1.0mm - 6.5kg
Spools Dia 1.2mm - 6.5kg
Other Spools 0.5kg, 2.5kg and 15kg European manufacture
Rods 1 kg, 2.5kg, 5kg and 10kg packs European manufacture.
1000mm lengths, Flag tagged for trace ability

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Weld Properties

Melting range: 574-638 °C
Density 2.66gm/cc

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Disclaimer
Every effort is made to ensure that technical specifications are accurate. However, technical specifications included herein should be used as a guideline only. All specifications are subject to change without notice.