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Inermet® 170 Tungsten Heavy Alloy (IT170)

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Description

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

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Properties

General

Density

ρ

17 g/cm³ at 20 °C

Mechanical

Elastic modulus

E

330 GPa at 20 °C

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Chemical properties

Element

Weight %

Comment

Cu

-

binder

Ni

-

binder

W

90 %

Technological properties

Application areas

Inermet® 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.

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