Strength in numbers

Aluminium Alloy   |   Commercial Alloy

6101A - T6 Extrusions


Chemical Composition

Chemical Element % Present
Other (Each) 0.03 max
Copper (Cu) 0.05 max
Others (Total) 0.1 max
Iron (Fe) 0.4 max
Silicon (Si) 0.3 - 0.7
Magnesium (Mg) 0.4 - 0.9

Temper Types

  • T6

Supplied Forms

  • Bar
  • Extrusions
  • Tube
  • Rod

Mechanical Properties

Extruded Bar - Up to 150mm
Mechanical Property Value
Proof Stress 170 Min MPa
Elongation A50 mm 8 Min %
Tensile Strength 200 Min N/mm2

150mm dimension is Diameter for Round Bar, Thickness for Flat Bar and Width Across Flats for Hexagon & Square. The above Values also apply for Extruded Tube up to 25mm Wall Thickness and Extruded Profiles up to 50mm Wall Thickness.