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59/12 Nickel Silver (C76200, CuNi12Zn29, CW405J)
Material Properties
Density: 8.58 g/cm3 (536 lb/ft3)
Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus: 120 GPa (17 x 106 psi)
Electrical Conductivity: 9 % IACS
Elongation at Break: 1 to 41 %
Melting Onset (Solidus): 980 °C (1800 °F)
Shear Modulus: 47 GPa (6.8 106 psi)
Specific Heat Capacity: 380 J/kg-K
Strength to Weight Ratio: 45 to 92 kN-m/kg
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS): 390 to 790 MPa (57 to 115 x 103 psi)
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof): 221 to 765 MPa (32 to 111 x 103 psi)
Thermal Conductivity: 45 W/m-K
Thermal Diffusivity: 14
See Also
ASM Specialty Handbook: Copper and Copper Alloys, J. R. Davis (editor), 2001
Copper: Its Trade, Manufacture, Use, and Environmental Status, Gunter Joseph, 2001
Properties and Selection: Nonferrous Alloys and Special-Purpose Materials, ASM Handbook vol. 2, ASM International, 1993

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