Datasheet - Rod/wire electrode for Aluminium

Typical composition in %  
Si < 0,25
Fe < 0,40
Cu < 010
Mn 0,50 - 1,00
Mg 2,40 - 3,00
Cr 0,05 - 0,20
Zn < 0,25
Be < 0,0003
Ti 0,05 - 0,20
Others < 0,05
Others total < 0,15
Classification  
EN ISO 18273 S Al 5554 (AlMg2,7Mn)
Material No. 3.3538
AWS A 5-10 ER 5554
JIS Z3232 A5554
Remarks

This alloy was developed for applications at high temperatures and for resistance against intergranular corrosion. Joining of the base metal 5454 with alloys of the 6000 range is possible. The weld metal is sea water resistant.

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Physical properties of pure weld metal (Approx. values)  
0,2 % yield strength Rp0,2 [MPa] 100
Tensile strength Rm [MPa] 251
Elongation A5 (Lo=5d0) [%] 18
Test temperature [°C] 20
Welding position
PA, PB, PC, PD, PE, PF
Shielding gas
I1, I2, I3 (Argon, Helium or Argon/Helium-mixtures)
Polarity
MIG =+, WIG ~
Dimensions  
MIG-wires [mm] 0,8; 1,0; 1,2; 1,6; 2,0; 2,4
TIG-rods [mm] 1,6; 2,0; 2,4; 3,2; 4,0; 5,0
Packaging
Spools Packaging units
S 100 / 0,5 kg 20 spools = 10 kg (Box)
S 200 / 2 kg 4 spools = 8 kg (Box)
S 300 / 6 kg 56 spools = 336 kg (Pallet)
B 300 / BS 300 / 7 kg 56 spools = 392 kg (Pallet)
B 400 / 18 kg 28 spools = 504 kg (Pallet)
B 400 / 40 kg 15 spools = 600 kg (Pallet)
Drums Packaging units
Jumbo-drum 140 kg 2 drums = 280 kg (Pallet)
Jumbo XL-drum 240 kg 1 drum = 240 kg (Pallet)
TIG-rods Packaging units
2,5 kg tube 225 tubes = 562,5 kg (Pallet)
5 kg box 120 boxes = 600 kg (Pallet)
10 kg box 60 boxes = 600 kg (Pallet)

TIG-rods are packed in tubes of 2,5 kg or in boxes of 5 or 10kg. The length is 1.000 mm. Each rod is stamped on one side with MIGAL.CO and the alloy number.

DesignationItem numberQuantity in
stock [kg]
Wire electrode MA-5554 AlMg2,7Mn D=1,2mm M5,5554,03,12448
Wire electrode MA-5554 AlMg2,7Mn D=1,6mm M5,5554,03,16203
Wire electrode MA-5554 AlMg2,7Mn D=1,6mm M5,5554,06,16400
wire electrode MA-5554 AlMg2,7Mn D=1,2mm M5,5554,08,12980
Wire electrode MA-5554 AlMg2,7Mn D=1,6mm M5,5554,08,16140
wire electrode MA-5554 AlMg2,7Mn D=1,2mm M5,5554,09,120
Wire electrode MA-5554 AlMg2,7Mn D=1,6mm M5,5554,09,160
Wire electrode MA-5554 AlMg2,7Mn D=1,6mm M5,5554,11,160

DesignationItem numberQuantity in
stock [kg]
TIG-rods MA-5554 AlMg2,7Mn D=2,0mm M5,5554,13,20121
TIG-rods MA-5554 AlMg2,7Mn D=2,4mm M5,5554,13,24250
TIG-rods MA-5554 AlMg2,7Mn D=3,2mm M5,5554,13,32110
TIG-rods MA-5554 AlMg2,7Mn D=4,0mm M5,5554,13,40390
TIG-rods MA-5556 AlMg5Mn D=2,4mm M5,5556,13,240