Find suppliers for this alloyC18150
Chemical Composition
Element
Cu(1,2)CrZr
(1) Cu + Sum of Named Elements 99.7% min. (2) Cu value includes Ag.
Min (%)0.500.02
Max (%)Rem1.50.20
Mechanical Properties*
Form
Temper
Temper Code
Tensile Strength
(ksi)
YS-0.5% Ext
(ksi)
Elongation
(%)
Rockwell B scale
Section Size
(in)
RodPrecipitation Heat Treated or Spinodal Heat Treated and HardTL0481   Typ
79   Typ
14   Typ
82   Typ
0.485
TL0479   Typ
75   Typ
16   Typ
78   Typ
0.75
Spinodal Hardened-Low Strength (ATLS) TX0065   Min
55   Min
13   Min
75   Min
1.0
WirePrecipitation Heat Treated or Spinodal Heat Treated and 1/2 HardTL0268   Typ
58   Typ
19   Typ
75   Typ
0.60
TL0269   Typ
49   Typ
15   Typ
76   Typ
0.70
Precipitation Heat Treated or Spinodal Heat Treated and HardTL0468   Typ
66   Typ
15   Typ
73   Typ
0.50
TL0468   Typ
63   Typ
20   Typ
74   Typ
0.60
* Measured at room temperature, 68°F (20°C).
Physical Properties
Melting Point - Liquidus°F1976
Melting Point - Solidus°F1958
Densitylb/cu in. at 68°F0.321
Specific Gravity8.89
Electrical Conductivity% IACS at 68°F80
Thermal ConductivityBtu/ sq ft/ ft hr/ °F at 68°F187
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion 68-21210⁻⁶ per °F (68 – 212°F)9.5
Modulus of Elasticity in Tensionksi17000
Fabrication Properties
Technique Suitability
Machinability Rating20
Common Fabrication Processes
  • Bending
  • Cold Heading
  • Machining
    
Thermal Properties
Treatment Minimum* Maximum* Value* Time**
* Temperature is measured in Fahrenheit. ** Time is measured in minutes.
Solution Treatment0.5
Precipitation Treatment8003
Annealing18001850
Hot Treatment15001700
Typical uses
Product Category Product Reason Category Reason
ConsumerPencil-type & Light Soldering Guns: Tips, Rod ExtensionsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Pencil-type & Light Soldering Guns: Tips, Rod ExtensionsMechanical PropertiesRetains Strength Better Than C18200 at Elevated Temp w/ Decrease in Conduct
Pencil-type & Light Soldering Guns: Tips, Rod ExtensionsMechanical PropertiesStable up to 700 F.
ElectricalResistance welding electrodesConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Resistance welding electrodesConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Resistance welding electrodesCorrosion ResistanceOxidation Resistance
Resistance welding electrodesMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
IndustrialWelding ElectrodesWelding CharacteristicsWeldability
Welding Wheels, Tips and Rod ExtensionsWelding CharacteristicsWeldability
Applicable Specifications
Form
Bar
Rod
Wire
Corrosion Properties

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