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Tungsten Smooth Forged Rod

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Description

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.

Properties

Acoustical

Sound speed, longitudinal

clong

5180 m/s at 20 °C

Sound speed, transversal

ctrans

2870 m/s at 20 °C

Dimension

Diameter

d

30 - 80 mm

Length

l

100 - 2000 mm

Electrical

Electron work function

We

4.54 eV at 20 °C

General

Density

ρ

19.1 g/cm³ at 20 °C

Neutron capture cross-section

σN

0 m² at 20 °C

Material Information

Dimension

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

Mechanical

Hardness, Vickers, 30

HV 30

350 - 460 [-] at 20 °C

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Thermal

Melting point

Tm

3420 °C

Chemical properties

Element

Weight %

Comment

W

99.97 %

Mo

1.2000000000000001E-3 %

Fe

8E-4 %

C

6.000000000000001E-4 %

Cr

3.0000000000000003E-4 %

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Technological properties

Application areas

Tungsten rods are mainly used in the lighting industry and high temperature furnace construction.

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