5052 Aluminum Sheet

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5052 Aluminum Sheet Suppliers

The 5052 alloy boasts the highest strength among non-heat-treatable aluminum sheet. It offers outstanding workability and custom shape potential with high corrosion resistance.

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Request a free quote for 5052 aluminum sheet from Champagne Metals. We can help you determine if it’s an ideal aluminum grade choice for your needs.

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Common 5052 Aluminum Sheet Metal Standards

Champagne Metals is a premier 5052 aluminum sheet metal distribution and processing partner to businesses throughout the United States, Mexico and Canada, with multiple locations to better serve our customers.

Champagne Metals carries stock for numerous tempers, including the popular 5052 H32 aluminum sheet. Other selections include:

  • 5052 O Sheet
  • 5052 H32 Sheet
  • 5052 H34 Sheet
  • 5052 H36 Sheet
  • 5052 H38 Sheet

Please contact a team member about available dimensions.

More Details About 5052 Sheet Aluminum

Pros of 5052 aluminum sheet include:

  • High strength
  • Increased potential to shape
  • Superior formability

This material also has a few cons:

  • Non-heat-treatable
  • Limited machinability

Transportation, food and beverage, aerospace and marine industries widely use 5052 aluminum sheet. It’s common for applications like:

  • Boats
  • Fuel Tanks
  • Signs
  • Enclosures
  • Food processing equipment
  • Boilermaking
  • Road signs
  • Cooking utensils
  • Trailers
  • Automotive

5052 aluminum sheet isn’t ideal for machining.

This material is compatible with all techniques and exhibits great welding performance.

This material doesn’t accept heat treatment.

Chemical Properties of Aluminum Sheet 5052

The 5052 aluminum alloy contains the following elements:

0.25% 0.40% 0.10% 0.10% 2.20-2.80% 0.15-0.35% 0.10% 0.15%

The remaining balance is aluminum.

Aluminum Sheet 5052 Mechanical Properties

The 5052 alloy’s mechanical properties, such as fatigue strength and shear strength, depend largely upon its temper. Elongation percentages also vary based on temper and gauge, with the higher tempers displaying less elongation potential overall.

Grade Strength Brinell Hardness Shear Strength / Fatigue Strength
Temper Ultimate Tensile Strength (min-max)
O 25,000-31,000 psi 47 18,000 psi / 16,000 psi
H32 31,000-38,000 psi 60 20,000 psi / 17,000 psi
H34 34,000 – 41,000 psi 68 21,000 psi / 18,000 psi
H36 37,000 – 44,000 psi 73 23,000 psi / 19,000 psi
H38 39,000 psi 77 24,000 psi/ 20,000 psi

Frequently Asked Questions

If you have a question we haven’t answered here, please contact us to speak with a specialist.

This material enjoys wide use in automotive applications, including brakes, panels and fuel tanks.

Yes, you can anodize this material.

Contact Champagne Metals for Your 5052 Aluminum Sheet

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