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Comparison chart
Aluminum/Aluminium:
USA popular grades vs several overseas grades
Comparison chart: USA grades vs overseas grades of aluminum
Comparison of Terminology
for Pure Aluminum (Aluminium), and Aluminum Alloys*
International Canada France Germany GB Italy Japan
International Registration Record (AA) U.S.A. Specs ISO R209 Alcan Abbreviation Abbreviation, as per NF A02-004 DIN Abbreviated, as per DIN 1700 Material Number, as per DIN 17007 Abbreviation, as per BS, BS-L, DTD Conventional Abbreviation, as per UNI Conventional Abbreviation, as per JIS
1050A Al99,5 1S A-5 Al99,5 3.0255 1B P-AlP99,5 .
1070A Al99,7 99.70 A-7 Al99,7 3.0275 . P-AlP99,7 .
1080A Al99,8 99.80 A-8 Al99,8 2.0285 1A P-Al99,8 .
(1199) . 99.99 A-99 Al99,98 R 3.0385 1 . .
1200 Al99 2S A-4 Al99 3.0205 1C P-AlP99,0 .
2007 . . A-U4Pb AlCuMgPb 3.1645 . . .
2011 Al-Cu6BiPb 28S A-U5PbBi AlCuBiPb 3.1655 FC1 P-AlCu5,5PbBi .
2014 Al-Cu4SiMg . A-U4SG AlCuSiMn 3.1255 H15 P-AlCu4,4SiMnMg .
2017A Al-Cu4Mg 17S A-U4G AlCuMg1 3.1325 H14 P-AlCu4MgMn A2017
2024 Al-Cu4Mg1 24S A-U4G1 AlCuMg2 3.1355 2L97/98 P-AlCu4,5MgMn .
2117 Al-Cu2Mg 16S A-U2G AlCu2,5Mg0,5 3.1305 2L69 P-AlCu2,5MgSi .
3003 Al-Mn1Cu D3S A-M1 AlMnCu 3.0517 . P-AlMn1,2Cu .
3004 . 4S; D4S A-M1G AlMn1Mg1 3.0526 . P-AlMn1,2Mg .
3005 . . A-MG0,5 AlMn1Mg0,5 3.0525 . . .
3103 Al-Mn1 3S . AlMn1 3.0515 N3 P-AlMn1,2 .
3105 . 4S; D4S . AlMn0,5Mg0,5 3.0505 N31 . .
5005A Al-Mg1 B57S A-G0,6 AlMg1 3.3315 N41 P-AlMg0,9 .
5049 . B4S A-G2,5MC AlMg2Mn0,8 3.3527 . . .
5050B Al-Mg1,5 A57S A-G1,5 AlMg1,5 3.3316 . P-AlMg1,5 .
5052 Al-Mg2,5 57S (5052) AlMg2,5 3.3523 . P-AlMg2,5 A5052
5056A Al-Mg5 56S; A56S . AlMg5 3.3355 N6 P-AlMg5 A5056
5082 Al-Mg4 . . AlMg4,5 3.3345 . P-AlMg4,4 .
5083 Al-Mg4,5Mn D54S A-G4,5MC AlMg4,5Mn 3.3547 N8 P-AlMg4,5 .
5086 . B54S A-G4MC AlMg4Mn 3.3545 (N5/6) P-AlMg4,4 .
5251 Al-Mg2 M57S A-G2M AlMg2Mn0,3 3.3525 N4 P-AlMg2Mn .
5454 Al-Mg3Mn B53S A-G3MC AlMg2,7Mn 3.3537 N51 P-AlMg2,7Mn .
5754 Al-Mg3 53S A-G3M AlMg3 3.3535 . (P-AlMg3,5) .
6005A (Al-SiMg) (51S) A-SG0,5 AlMgSi0,7 3.3210 (H10) . .
6012 . . A-SGPb AlMgSiPb 3.0615 . P-AlSiMgMn .
6060 Al-MgSi 50S A-GS AlMgSi0,5 3.3206 H9 P-AlMgSi .
6061 Al-Mg1SiCu 65S; CS5S (6061) AlMg1SiCu 3.3211 H20 P-AlMg1SiCu .
6082 Al-Si1Mg B51S A-SGM0,7 AlMgSi1 3.2315 H30 P-AlMgSi .
7020 Al-Zn4,5Mg1 D74S A-Z5G AlZn4,5Mg1 3.4335 . P-AlZn4,5Mg .
7022 . 79S A-Z4GU AlZnMgCu0,5 3.4345 . . .
7075 Al-Zn6MgCu 75S A-Z5GU AlZnMgCu1,5 3.4365 2L95/96 P-AlZn5,8MgCu A7075
* The International Registration Record is operated by the Aluminium Association (AA), in Washington, DC. All western European countries are now using this system to replace those formerly used in Belgium, Canada, France, Great Britain, Australia and Japan. All standards not bracketed will be found under DIN 1725, part 1.

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