Nuclear Refractory and Reactive Metals Datasheets

Kulite® Tungsten Materials
from H.C. Starck Inc. - Fabricated Products Group

Tungsten has become an essential material for a wide variety of applications. It has the highest melting point of any metal, and its high density is equaled only by gold, platinum, and a few other rare and expensive metals. Pure tungsten is quite brittle and difficult to machine. The addition of... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace or Aircraft Quality; Nuclear; Radiation Shielding
  • Shape / Form: Fabricated Parts or Shapes (Castings, Forgings, Machined Parts, etc.)
  • Metal / Alloy Type: Tungsten
  • Features: Powder Metal Parts or Stock
High-Temperature, Corrosion-Resistant, Refractory Metal Tantalum
from Leading Edge Metals & Alloys, Inc.

Like niobium, tantalum is a heat-tolerant refractory metal with excellent corrosion resistance. Often alloyed with other metals, tantalum is used to make super alloys used in chemical processing, jet engines and nuclear reactors. Its oxidation properties also make it an excellent choice for many... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace or Aircraft Quality; Biomaterial; Electronics or semiconductors; Nuclear
  • Shape / Form: Semi-finished, Mill Stock or Near Net Shapes (optional feature); Bar Stock (optional feature); Plate (optional feature); Wire (optional feature); Sheet (optional feature)
  • Metal / Alloy Type: Tantalum; Alloy
  • Thickness: 1.00E-3 to 2
Coil/Strip Standard -- Moly TZM
from Ed Fagan, Inc.

Molybdenum TZM is an alloy of 0.50% Titanium, 0.08% Zirconium and 0.02% Carbon with the balance Molybdenum. TZM alloy is manufactured by either P/M or Arc Cast technologies and is of great utility due to its high strength/high temperature applications, especially above 2000°F. [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace or Aircraft Quality; Electronics or semiconductors; Nuclear; Metalworking
  • Specifications: ASTM / ASME; B-386, B-387
  • Metal / Alloy Type: Molybdenum; Alloy
  • Shape / Form: Semi-finished, Mill Stock or Near Net Shapes; Coil Stock (optional feature); Strip (optional feature)
Tungsten Alloy -- Wolfmet HA 190
from M&I Materials Limited

Density. We supply Wolfmet tungsten heavy alloys in two ranges – magnetic (the HE range) and non-magnetic (the HA range). With densities up to 18.5gcm-3, these grades are the prime choice for adding balance weights, ballast or vibration damping mass where space is limited. Furthermore,... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace or Aircraft Quality; Automotive or Vehicular; Nuclear; Wear resistant parts or tooling; Nuclear Medicine, Industrial Radiography, Radiation Shielding, Balancing, Ballast and Anti-vibration Devices
  • Specifications: AMS; ASTM / ASME; ASTM B777 - 07: Non-magnetic Class 1; AMS 7725E: Type 1 Class 1
  • Metal / Alloy Type: Tungsten
  • Features: Corrosion Resistant
Pure Beryllium -- I-220H
from Materion Corporation

A high strength, moderate ductility material, Materion Brush Beryllium & Composites ’ I-220H is an instrument grade beryllium that has been developed for applications in which a high micro-yield is required. Consisting of a minimum 98% beryllium, I-220H is produced through the... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace or Aircraft Quality; Nuclear; Optical
  • Features: Powder Metal Parts or Stock
  • Metal / Alloy Type: Beryllium; Pure or Very Low Alloy
Molybdenum Tubing
from Rhenium Alloys, Inc.

Molybdenum is a soft, ductile refractory metal that is ideal for thermocouple sheaths, especially when used in very high heat conditions. Molybdenum Tubing is also specified for electrical, electronic, and semiconductor applications. Seamless Tubing That Sets The Industry Standards. Precision tubing... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace or Aircraft Quality; Alternative / Renewable Energy; Chemical or material processing; Electronics or semiconductors; HV / Electrical; Nuclear; Resistance Alloy / Heating; Semiconductors, Thermocouple Sheaths, Medical Devices, Furnace Parts
  • Tempers & Finishes: Low Carbon Arc Cast or Powder Metal
  • Metal / Alloy Type: Molybdenum; Vacuum Arc Melted / Remelted (VAR) (optional feature)
  • Shape / Form: Semi-finished, Mill Stock or Near Net Shapes; Hollow Stock (Tube, Pipe, Column)
Zirconium -- 702
from Ulbrich Stainless Steels & Special Metals, Inc.

Zirconium 702 is a commercially pure Zirconium. It exhibits good ductility even at cryogenic temperatures and good strength comparable with other common engineering alloys. Zirconium is a reactive metal that has a high affinity for oxygen resulting in the formation of a protective oxide layer in air... [See More]

  • Applications: Chemical or material processing; Nuclear; Structured Packing and Gaskets for Chemical Processing Plants, Getter Straps and Nuclear
  • UNS R Number: 15100 to ?
  • Metal / Alloy Type: Zirconium
  • Specifications: UNS; ASTM / ASME