Silver - Applications and Properties of Silver

Material: Silver - Applications and Properties of Silver
Composition: >99.9Ag or purer
Property Minimum Value (S.I.) Maximum Value (S.I.) Units (S.I.) Minimum Value (Imp.) Maximum Value (Imp.) Units (Imp.)
Atomic Volume (average) 0.0102 0.0104 m3/kmol 622.442 634.647 in3/kmol
Density 10.47 10.5 Mg/m3 653.621 655.494 lb/ft3
Energy Content 128 160 MJ/kg 13867.3 17334.2 kcal/lb
Bulk Modulus 84 118 GPa 12.1832 17.1144 106 psi
Compressive Strength 45 300 MPa 6.5267 43.5113 ksi
Ductility 0.01 0.65 0.01 0.65 NULL
Elastic Limit 45 300 MPa 6.5267 43.5113 ksi
Endurance Limit 40 170 MPa 5.8015 24.6564 ksi
Fracture Toughness 40 105 MPa.m1/2 36.4019 95.5549 ksi.in1/2
Hardness 250 1100 MPa 36.2595 159.542 ksi
Loss Coefficient 0.001 0.009 0.001 0.009 NULL
Modulus of Rupture 45 300 MPa 6.5267 43.5113 ksi
Poisson's Ratio 0.365 0.395 0.365 0.395 NULL
Shear Modulus 24 28 GPa 3.4809 4.06106 106 psi
Tensile Strength 110 340 MPa 15.9542 49.3128 ksi
Young's Modulus 69 74 GPa 10.0076 10.7328 106 psi
Glass Temperature K °F
Latent Heat of Fusion 100 110 kJ/kg 42.992 47.2912 BTU/lb
Maximum Service Temperature 370 460 K 206.33 368.33 °F
Melting Point 1230 1235 K 1754.33 1763.33 °F
Minimum Service Temperature 0 0 K -459.67 -459.67 °F
Specific Heat 230 240 J/kg.K 0.177987 0.185726 BTU/lb.F
Thermal Conductivity 415 422 W/m.K 776.894 789.998 BTU.ft/h.ft2.F
Thermal Expansion 18.5 20 10-6/K 33.3 36 10-6/°F
Breakdown Potential MV/m V/mil
Dielectric Constant NULL
Resistivity 1.58 1.81 10-8 ohm.m 1.58 1.81 10-8 ohm.m
Environmental Properties
  Resistance Factors
1=Poor 5=Excellent
Flammability 5
Fresh Water 5
Organic Solvents 5
Oxidation at 500C 5
Sea Water 5
Strong Acid 3
Strong Alkalis 4
UV 5
Wear 3
Weak Acid 5
Weak Alkalis 5