Inermet® 176 Tungsten Heavy Alloy (IT176)

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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

PropertyTemperatureValue

Density

23.0 °C

17.6 g/cm³

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Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValue

Elastic modulus

23.0 °C

350 GPa

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Chemical properties

PropertyValue

Copper

binder

Nickel

binder

Tungsten

92.5 %

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Technological properties

Property
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.

Other

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