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So Chris, what values would you use?

You are correct about the natural re-age but what would you bet on the
level of re-age?

Less conservatively one could maybe assume T4?  Done that on
non-critical hardware.


cheers
Bob

On 4/13/05, Christopher Wright <chrisw(--nospam--at)skypoint.com> wrote:
> 
> On Apr 13, 2005, at 8:22 PM, Robert Kazanjy wrote:
> 
> > Unless you can
> > re-heattreat, I'd use O condition properties
> Welds in 6061-T6 re age to a degree; use the Aluminum Association
> Structural Manual for guidance. Only the H- temper (work-hardened)
> alloys, commonly the 5000 series reverts to -O temper.
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