PtW5 / Hera 157

  • General Designation: PtW5
  • Applications: spark plug electrodes
  • Product Forms: wire
  • Density (g/cm³): 21.3

Details

Age Hardenable
No
Material Behaviour
ductile
Forming Process
formable, machinable, can be roll clad

Corrosion Resistant
corrosion resistant
Comment
oxidation resistant to 1100°C

IACS Min. (%) [100% IACS ≙ 58 S*m/mm²]
3.91
IACS Max. (%) [100% IACS ≙ 58 S*m/mm²]
4
Thermo-emf. vs. copper Hard (mV)
0.6
Temperature coefficient of electric resistivity
From Temperature (°C)
To Temperature (°C)
Hard (x10-4/K)
Annealed (x10-4/K)
0 100 6.4 6.8

Young's Modulus (GPa)
181
Modulus of Rigidity (GPa)
81
Property Range
Hardness (HV)
Tensile Strength (MPa)
Yield Strength (MPa)
Elongation (%)
180 - 280 600 - 900 400 - 900 1 - 25

Melting Range
From Temperature (°C)
To Temperature (°C)
1830 1850
Linear Coefficient of Expansion³
From Temperature (°C)
To Temperature (°C)
Coefficient (x10-6/K)
20 100 8.52
20 200 8.66
20 300 8.85
20 400 9
20 500 9.15
20 600 9.28
20 700 9.44
20 800 9.56
20 900 9.69
20 950 9.76
100 200 8.77
200 300 9.2
300 400 9.41
400 500 9.72
500 600 9.92
600 700 10.37
700 800 10.37
800 900 10.73
900 950 10.94

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