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C96300 Copper-nickel vs. C96400 Copper-nickel

Both C96300 copper-nickel and C96400 copper-nickel are copper alloys. Both are furnished in the as-fabricated (no temper or treatment) condition. They have a moderately high 90% of their average alloy composition in common. There are 28 material properties with values for both materials. Properties with values for just one material (1, in this case) are not shown.

For each property being compared, the top bar is C96300 copper-nickel and the bottom bar is C96400 copper-nickel.

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Mechanical Properties

Elastic (Young's, Tensile) Modulus, GPa 130
140
Elongation at Break, % 11
25
Poisson's Ratio 0.33
0.33
Shear Modulus, GPa 49
51
Tensile Strength: Ultimate (UTS), MPa 580
490
Tensile Strength: Yield (Proof), MPa 430
260

Thermal Properties

Latent Heat of Fusion, J/g 230
240
Maximum Temperature: Mechanical, °C 240
260
Melting Completion (Liquidus), °C 1200
1240
Melting Onset (Solidus), °C 1150
1170
Specific Heat Capacity, J/kg-K 400
400
Thermal Conductivity, W/m-K 37
28
Thermal Expansion, µm/m-K 16
15

Electrical Properties

Electrical Conductivity: Equal Volume, % IACS 6.0
5.0
Electrical Conductivity: Equal Weight (Specific), % IACS 6.1
5.1

Otherwise Unclassified Properties

Base Metal Price, % relative 42
45
Density, g/cm3 8.9
8.9
Embodied Carbon, kg CO2/kg material 5.1
5.9
Embodied Energy, MJ/kg 76
87
Embodied Water, L/kg 290
280

Common Calculations

Resilience: Ultimate (Unit Rupture Work), MJ/m3 59
100
Resilience: Unit (Modulus of Resilience), kJ/m3 720
250
Stiffness to Weight: Axial, points 8.2
8.6
Stiffness to Weight: Bending, points 19
19
Strength to Weight: Axial, points 18
15
Strength to Weight: Bending, points 17
16
Thermal Diffusivity, mm2/s 10
7.8
Thermal Shock Resistance, points 20
17

Alloy Composition

Carbon (C), % 0 to 0.15
0 to 0.15
Copper (Cu), % 72.3 to 80.8
62.3 to 71.3
Iron (Fe), % 0.5 to 1.5
0.25 to 1.5
Lead (Pb), % 0 to 0.010
0 to 0.010
Manganese (Mn), % 0.25 to 1.5
0 to 1.5
Nickel (Ni), % 18 to 22
28 to 32
Niobium (Nb), % 0.5 to 1.5
0.5 to 1.5
Phosphorus (P), % 0 to 0.020
0 to 0.020
Silicon (Si), % 0 to 0.5
0 to 0.5
Sulfur (S), % 0 to 0.020
0 to 0.020
Residuals, % 0 to 0.5
0 to 0.5