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Description

Molybdenum is a refractory metal that is very useful in many industrial processes and applications that would not be possible with many of the more common metals and alloys. Refractory metals and alloys are extraordinarily resistant to heat and have unique physical properties.

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Properties

General

PropertyValueTemperature

Density

10.28 g/cm³

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23.0 °C

Dimension

PropertyValue

Dimensions

Available thicknesses: 0.13mm, 0.18mm, 0.25mm, 0.38mm, 0.51mm, 0.64mm, 0.76mm, 1.02mm, 5.08mm, 0.64mm, 0.76mm, 1.02mm, 1.27mm, 1.52mm, 1.59mm, 2.03mm, 2.29mm, 3.18mm

Thickness

0.13 - 3.18 mm

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Mechanical

PropertyValueTemperatureComment

Elastic modulus

320 GPa

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23.0 °C

Elongation

12 %

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23.0 °C

in 1 in.

Hardness, Vickers

220 [-]

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23.0 °C

Tensile strength

1035 MPa

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20.0 °C

515 MPa

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500.0 °C

175 MPa

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1000.0 °C

Thermal

PropertyValueTemperature

Coefficient of thermal expansion

4.8E-6 1/K

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23.0 °C

Crystallization temperature

1100 °C

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Melting point

2623 °C

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Specific heat capacity

259 J/(kg·K)

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23.0 °C

Thermal conductivity

142 W/(m·K)

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23.0 °C

Electrical

PropertyValueTemperature

Electrical resistivity

5.34E-8 Ω·m

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200.0 °C

Chemical properties

Property

Molybdenum

99.97 %

min

Technological properties

Property
Application areas

In the missile industry Molybdenum is used for nose cones, high temperature structural parts, nozzles, leading edges of control surfaces, support vanes, re-entry cones, and heat radiation shields. In electronics Molybdenum is used for cathodes, magnetron end hats, x-ray tube components, filaments, and glass-to-metal seals. In high-temperature applications Molybdenum is used for: furnace windings, structural furnace members, and containers for components exposed to high temperatures.