Nickel (Ni) - Properties, Applications

Material: Nickel (Ni) - Properties, Applications
Composition: >99%Ni or better
Property Minimum Value (S.I.) Maximum Value (S.I.) Units (S.I.) Minimum Value (Imp.) Maximum Value (Imp.) Units (Imp.)
Atomic Volume (average) 0.0065 0.0067 m3/kmol 396.654 408.859 in3/kmol
Density 8.83 8.95 Mg/m3 551.239 558.731 lb/ft3
Energy Content 230 690 MJ/kg 24917.9 74753.7 kcal/lb
Bulk Modulus 162 200 GPa 23.4961 29.0075 106 psi
Compressive Strength 70 935 MPa 10.1526 135.61 ksi
Ductility 0.02 0.6 0.02 0.6 NULL
Elastic Limit 70 935 MPa 10.1526 135.61 ksi
Endurance Limit 135 500 MPa 19.5801 72.5188 ksi
Fracture Toughness 100 150 MPa.m1/2 91.0047 136.507 ksi.in1/2
Hardness 800 3000 MPa 116.03 435.113 ksi
Loss Coefficient 0.0002 0.0032 0.0002 0.0032 NULL
Modulus of Rupture 70 935 MPa 10.1526 135.61 ksi
Poisson's Ratio 0.305 0.315 0.305 0.315 NULL
Shear Modulus 72 86 GPa 10.4427 12.4732 106 psi
Tensile Strength 345 1000 MPa 50.038 145.038 ksi
Young's Modulus 190 220 GPa 27.5572 31.9083 106 psi
Glass Temperature K °F
Latent Heat of Fusion 280 310 kJ/kg 120.378 133.275 BTU/lb
Maximum Service Temperature 510 640 K 458.33 692.33 °F
Melting Point 1708 1739 K 2614.73 2670.53 °F
Minimum Service Temperature 0 0 K -459.67 -459.67 °F
Specific Heat 452 460 J/kg.K 0.349784 0.355975 BTU/lb.F
Thermal Conductivity 67 91 W/m.K 125.426 170.355 BTU.ft/h.ft2.F
Thermal Expansion 12 13.5 10-6/K 21.6 24.3 10-6/°F
Breakdown Potential MV/m V/mil
Dielectric Constant NULL
Resistivity 8 10 10-8 ohm.m 8 10 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 4
Strong Alkalis 5
UV 5
Wear 4
Weak Acid 5
Weak Alkalis 5