UNS A95052

5052 is a non-heat-treatable aluminum alloy known for its durability. Cold working increases its strength. It contains magnesium for excellent service under severely corrosive conditions. 5052 is especially resistant to marine atmosphere and salt water corrosion. Often used for marine and chemical industry application. 

Aluminum 5052 Fact Sheet

Composition[Mg 2.2-2.8%, Fe 0.4%, Cr 0.15-0.35%, Si 0.25%, Cu 0.1%, Mn 0.1%]
SpecificationsASTM B211
Density.098 lbs/in³
Tensile Strength28 Kpsi*
Melt1200° F
Max. Operating Temperature400° F (loses tensile strength)

* Tensile strength and elongation are for annealed 0.012″ wire diameter. Please note that material performance data is provided a reference guide only… There are many factors involved in wire cloth performance, so please consult with an experienced engineer before choosing the metal best suited for your unique needs!