B₄C

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All metrics apply to room temperature unless otherwise stated. SI units used unless otherwise stated.
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Properties

General

PropertyTemperatureValue

Density

23.0 °C

2.5 g/cm³

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Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValue

Elastic modulus

23.0 °C

410 GPa

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Flexural strength

23.0 °C

500 MPa

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Plane-Strain Fracture Toughnes

23.0 °C

3.5 MPa·√m

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Poisson's ratio

23.0 °C

0.2 [-]

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Thermal

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Coefficient of thermal expansion

20.0 °C

4.5E-6 1/K

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1000.0 °C

5.6E-6 1/K

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Max service temperature

1800 °C

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in inert gas

Max service temperature, long

600 °C

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in air

Thermal conductivity

23.0 °C

28 W/(m·K)

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Thermal shock parameter R1

174 °C

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Thermal shock parameter R2

4878 W/m

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