Titanium Zirconium Molybdenum (TZM) Ground Rod

Want to keep this datasheet? Save it now in your required format

Description

Molybdenum is transformed into TZM (Titanium-Zirconium-Molybdenum) by using small quantities of tiny, extremely fine carbides. TZM is stronger than pure molybdenum and possesses a higher recrystallization temperature and better creep resistance.

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.

Ashby charts

Properties

General

PropertyTemperatureValue

Density

23.0 °C

10.15 g/cm³

Show Supplier Material materials with Density of 10.15 g/cm³

Surface roughness

1 μm

Show Supplier Material materials with Surface roughness of 1 μm

Dimension

PropertyValue

Diameter

4.75 mm

Show Supplier Material materials with Diameter of 4.75 mm

Length

300 - 1900 mm

Show Supplier Material materials with Length of 300 - 1900 mm

Dimensions

Available dimensions (diameter x length, mm x mm): 6 x 300-3000; 6.35 x 300-3000; 8 x 300-3000; 10 x 100-2900; 12 x 100-3000; 15.875 x 100-1500; 19.05 x 100-1700

Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValue

Elongation

23.0 °C

18 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Elongation of 18 %

Hardness, Vickers

23.0 °C

260 - 320 [-]

Show Supplier Material materials with Hardness, Vickers of 260 - 320 [-]

Chemical properties

PropertyValue

Aluminium

1E-4 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Aluminium of 1E-4 %

Cadmium

1E-4 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Cadmium of 1E-4 %

Chromium

3E-4 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Chromium of 3E-4 %

Copper

2E-4 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Copper of 2E-4 %

Iron

5E-4 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Iron of 5E-4 %

Molybdenum

balance

Nickel

1E-4 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Nickel of 1E-4 %

Nitrogen

5E-4 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Nitrogen of 5E-4 %

Oxygen

0.01 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Oxygen of 0.01 %

Potassium

6E-4 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Potassium of 6E-4 %

Silicon

2E-4 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Silicon of 2E-4 %

Titanium

0.4 - 0.55 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Titanium of 0.4 - 0.55 %

Tungsten

0.02 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Tungsten of 0.02 %

Zirconium

0.06 - 0.12 %

Show Supplier Material materials with Zirconium of 0.06 - 0.12 %

Technological properties

Property
Application areas

TZM is used in high-temperature applications involving demanding mechanical loads, for example in forging tools or as rotating anodes in X-ray tubes. The recommended temperatures of use are between 700 and 1400 °C.