# EN 1.8881 Steel vs. K94200 Alloy

Both EN 1.8881 steel and K94200 alloy are iron alloys. There are 22 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (12, in this case) are not shown.

For each property being compared, the top bar is EN 1.8881 steel and the bottom bar is K94200 alloy.

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## Mechanical Properties

Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa | 190 | |

140 |

Elongation at Break, % | 16 | |

5.0 to 32 |

Poisson's Ratio | 0.29 | |

0.34 |

Shear Modulus, GPa | 73 | |

54 |

Shear Strength, MPa | 510 | |

330 to 410 |

Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa | 830 | |

500 to 710 |

Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa | 710 | |

270 to 650 |

## Thermal Properties

Melting Onset (Solidus), °C | 1420 | |

1440 |

Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K | 470 | |

500 |

Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K | 40 | |

15 |

Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K | 13 | |

5.0 |

## Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS | 8.1 | |

2.7 |

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS | 9.3 | |

3.0 |

## Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Density, g/cm^{3} |
7.8 | |

8.2 |

## Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m^{3} |
120 | |

35 to 130 |

Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m^{3} |
1320 | |

250 to 1460 |

Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points | 13 | |

9.8 |

Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points | 24 | |

21 |

Strength to Weight: Axial, points | 29 | |

17 to 24 |

Strength to Weight: Bending, points | 25 | |

17 to 22 |

Thermal Diffusivity, mm^{2}/s |
11 | |

3.7 |

Thermal Shock Resistance, points | 24 | |

49 to 70 |