Aluminum Die Cast Alloy Comparison

Composition %A360ADC3A380ADC10A383ADC12B390ADC14
Silicon9.0 – 10.09.0 – 10.07.5 – 9.57.5 – 9.59.5 – 11.59.6 – 12.016.0 – 18.016.0 – 18.0
Iron1.300.901.300.901.300.90<1.30<1.30
Copper0.600.603.0 – 4.02.0 – 4.02.0 – 3.01.5 – 3.54.0 – 5.04.0 – 5.0
Manganese0.350.300.500.500.500.50<0.50<0.50
Magnesium0.40 – 0.600.4 – 0.600.100.300.100.300.45 – 0.650.45 – 0.65
Nickel0.500.500.500.500.300.50<1.0<0.30
Zinc0.500.503.01.03.01.0<1.50<1.50
Tin0.150.100.350.100.150.1<0.30
PropertiesA360ADC3A380ADC10A383ADC12B390ADC14
Tensile (ksi)4646474645454646
Yield Strength2426232322223636
Elongation %3.53.53.53.53.53.5< 1< 1
Hardness (BHN)7576808375 – 8086120108