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Tungsten has the highest melting point of all metals and is therefore also suitable for very high-temperature applications. It is also characterized by a uniquely low coefficient of thermal expansion and a very high level of dimensional stability.
Sound speed, longitudinalclong
5180 m/s at 20 °C
Sound speed, transversalctrans
2870 m/s at 20 °C
30 - 80 mm
100 - 2000 mm
Electron work functionWe
4.54 eV at 20 °C
19.1 g/cm³ at 20 °C
Neutron capture cross-sectionσN
0 m² at 20 °C
Available dimensions (diameter x length, mm x mm): 30 x 300-1800; 35 x 300-1800; 40 x 300-3000; 45 x 300-2400; 50 x 300-1900; 70 x 100-2200; 80 x 100-2000
Tungsten rods are mainly used in the lighting industry and high temperature furnace construction.
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