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The material: 'Densimet® D2M Tungsten Heavy Alloy Turned Rod 16.00 mm' you were looking for has been superseded by the one below.

Densimet® D2M Tungsten Heavy Alloy Turned Rod



Plansee Densimet® composite materials are heavy metals with a high tungsten content (> 90%) and a NiFe binder phase.

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Diameter d

10 - 40 mm

Length l

250 - 500 mm


Density ρ

16.9 - 17.6 g/cm³ at 20 °C

Material Information


Available dimensions (diameter x length, mm x mm): 10 x 250; 12 x 250; 16 x 250; 20 x 500; 25 x 500; 30 x 500; 40 x 500


Elastic modulus E

360 GPa at 20 °C

Elongation A

4 - 18 % at 20 °C

Hardness, Rockwell C HRC

31 [-] at 20 °C

Hardness, Vickers, 10 HV 10

300 - 360 [-] at 20 °C

Tensile strength Rm

800 - 990 MPa at 20 °C

Yield strength YS

700 MPa at 20 °C

Yield strength Rp0.2 Rp0.2

550 MPa at 20 °C


Coefficient of thermal expansion α

5.3E-6 1/K at 20 °C

Thermal conductivity λ

65 W/(m·K) at 500 °C

Chemical properties


Weight %



88.5 - 91.5 %


3.5 - 4.5 %


3.5 - 4.5 %


1.5 - 2.5 %

Technological properties

Application areas

Densimet® tungsten alloys are distinguished by their particularly high density. Combined with their ability to absorb radiation as well as their outstanding mechanical properties and machinability, they are the ideal materials for a wide range of applications, such as in aerospace, the automotive industry, medical engineering and the construction industry.


Weakly ferromagnetic, DENSIMET® D2M is according to RoHS directives (EU2002/95/EG, EU2000/53/EG, EU2006/122/EG) and REACH Regulation EC 1907/2006.

This material data has been provided by Plansee.

All metrics apply to room temperature unless otherwise stated. SI units used unless otherwise stated.
Equivalent standards are similar to one or more standards provided by the supplier. Some equivalent standards may be stricter whereas others may be outside the bounds of the original standard.