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Tungsten Heavy Metal Alloys Now Available Online From Plansee

As of today, Plansee Express will provide even more density with the addition of: DENSIMET® D176, D185ND and D2M. In the leading online shop for semi-finished high-melting metals, tungsten heavy alloys are now also available.

Besides metal sheets, rods, wires and finished products made ​​of molybdenum, tungsten and tantalum, now also DENSIMET® rods are available directly from stock at

DENSIMET® is a tungsten heavy alloy with a tungsten content of more than 90% and is used in all applications where a material with especially high density is required. Thanks to the nickel-iron-binder phase, DENSIMET® is significantly more machinable than pure tungsten. The high-performance material DENSIMET ® is particularly suitable for the production of balancing weights in mechanical engineering and automotive applications, as well as shielding material against X-rays and gamma rays. Due to the high modulus of elasticity, DENSIMET® tool holders and boring bars are used for the low-vibration machining of resilient materials.

In the Plansee Online Shop you can find DENSIMET® rods ranging in diameters from 3 mm to 110 mm. Ordered items are shipped to the customer within 48 hours. Come and see for yourself!

PLANSEE High Performance Materials (HPM)

The Plansee Group is a world leader in powder metallurgy development and production, covering the entire range of production processes, from ore to customer-defined components.

The PLANSEE High Performance Materials Division sets the standards when it comes to components made of molybdenum, tungsten, tantalum, and niobium. Whether for electronics, coating technology or for high temperature furnaces - where conventional metals reach their limits, PLANSEE alloys and composites come into play.


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