AgCu10 soft annealed (+A)

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Description

AgCu10, also called Ag90Cu10 or 90Ag10Cu, is ductile, sensitive to sulfur and not oxidation resistant. AgCu10 is machinable, roll-cladable and can be separated from the gas phase. The AgCu materials are used as AC and DC switches for power and communications engineering with switching currents up to 10 A, occasionally up to 25 A, more rarely at higher currents.

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Properties

General

PropertyTemperatureValue

Density

20.0 °C

10.3 g/cm³

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Mechanical

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Elastic modulus

20.0 °C

81 GPa

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Elongation

20.0 °C

58 %

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Hardness, Vickers

20.0 °C

65 - 95 [-]

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Poisson's ratio

23.0 °C

0.37 [-]

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Typical for Silver

Shear modulus

20.0 °C

28 GPa

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Tensile strength

20.0 °C

310 MPa

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Thermal

PropertyTemperatureValueComment

Coefficient of thermal expansion

300.0 °C

1.96E-5 1/K

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Melting point

962 °C

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Typical for Silver

Specific heat capacity

23.0 °C

234 - 251 J/(kg·K)

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Typical for Silver

Thermal conductivity

20.0 °C

344 W/(m·K)

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Electrical

PropertyTemperatureValue

Electrical conductivity

20.0 °C

1.03E+7 S/m

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Electrical resistivity

20.0 °C

2.4E-8 Ω·m

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Chemical properties

PropertyValue

Copper

10 %

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Silver

90 %

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