A medium strength rolled plate, solution heat-treated, artificially aged and stress relieved arriving at the ‘T651’ condition.
Officially, the scope of the specification covers only thicknesses between 6 and 25mm. Of these, only 12 to 25mm thick are ultrasonically tested. However, ultrasonically tested metal up to at least 127mm thick is commonly made to chemical composition only, although mechanical properties are usually achieved as well.
- General Engineering Equivalent - 6082T651
- BS EN Euronorm - EN 573 / 754
- Old BS - HP30TF (BS1470) Controlled Stretched
- AECMA Euronorm - BE EN 4202
L115 aluminium alloy plate has good overall resistance to atmospheric corrosion attack. The alloy has generally good weldability although using oxygen for welding is only rated as fair.
Our knowledgeable staff and resident metallurgists will be pleased to assist you further on any technical topic. Smiths Metal Centres Limited also boasts an in-house UKAS Accredited Testing Laboratory
which is unique within the multi-metal and plastic stockholding sector. We believe this underlines our total commitment to quality and our ethos of being the complete service provider.
- Aerospace Components
- Defence Components
- High Technology Applications
We offer L115 aluminium alloy in plate.
Our broad range of processing services at our Head Office and UK service centres include plate sawing where we cut your aluminium plates to your specific needs.
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