AA 5083 a high magnesium alloy with traces of manganese and chromium is known for exceptional performance in extreme environments. AA 5083 is highly resistant to attack by both seawater and Industrial chemical environments. AA 5083 also retains exceptional strength after welding. It has the highest strength of the non heat treatable alloys but is not recommended for use in temperature in the excess of 65° Celsius.
Applications of Aluminium Alloy AA 5083
Because of its strength and corrosion resistant properties AA 5083 is widely used in the Ship Building industry. It is also ideally used in the following industries as well : Marine applications, Pressure vessels, Drilling Rigs, Transportation equipments, TV/Communication Towers to name a few.
Commonly stocked sizes
We stock standard sheet sizes of Marine Grade Aluminium Sheet of European Origin with thickness ranging from 2mm to 50mm. All our sheets are as per EN 10204-3.1 certification with stencil marks carrying Alloy/Temper/Mill Name/Heat Number/Coil-Batch information matching with the MTC
Other non standard sizes are available on request. Additionally, DNV Certified marine grade aluminium sheets are also available. Please inquire
Other Alumiunium Alloys
We offer a variety of plain Aluminium sheet metal. Different alloys offer a range of weldability, machinability and resistance to corrosion.