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Grade 32 Titanium vs. Grade 4 Titanium

Both grade 32 titanium and grade 4 titanium are titanium alloys. Both are furnished in the annealed condition. They have a moderately high 91% of their average alloy composition in common. There are 31 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (2, in this case) are not shown.

For each property being compared, the top bar is grade 32 titanium and the bottom bar is grade 4 titanium.

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Mechanical Properties

Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 110
110
Elongation at Break, % 11
17
Fatigue Strength, MPa 390
340
Poisson's Ratio 0.32
0.32
Reduction in Area, % 28
28
Shear Modulus, GPa 40
41
Shear Strength, MPa 460
390
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 770
640
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 670
530

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 410
420
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 310
320
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 1610
1660
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 1560
1610
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 550
540
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 7.5
19
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 8.2
9.4

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 1.0
3.1
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 2.1
6.3

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 38
37
Density, g/cm3 4.5
4.5
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 32
31
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 530
500
Embodied Water, L/kg 180
110

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 83
100
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 2100
1330
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 13
13
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 35
35
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 47
40
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 41
37
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 3.0
7.6
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 63
46

Alloy Composition

Aluminum (Al), % 4.5 to 5.5
0
Carbon (C), % 0 to 0.080
0 to 0.080
Hydrogen (H), % 0 to 0.015
0 to 0.015
Iron (Fe), % 0 to 0.25
0 to 0.5
Molybdenum (Mo), % 0.6 to 1.2
0
Nitrogen (N), % 0 to 0.030
0 to 0.050
Oxygen (O), % 0 to 0.11
0 to 0.4
Silicon (Si), % 0.060 to 0.14
0
Tin (Sn), % 0.6 to 1.4
0
Titanium (Ti), % 88.1 to 93
98.6 to 100
Vanadium (V), % 0.6 to 1.4
0
Zirconium (Zr), % 0.6 to 1.4
0
Residuals, % 0 to 0.4
0 to 0.4