NK3515 Nilo 48 Wire

Catalog No. NK3515
Size Customized
Material Nickel Alloy
Shape Wire

Nilo 48 Wire Description

Nilo 48 WireNilo 48 Wire is a Nickel-Iron, controlled expansion alloy containing 48% Nickel. Its coefficient of thermal expansion was designed to match that of soft lead and soda-lime glasses. This alloy also has a high inflection point.

Nilo 48 Wire Specifications

Chemical Composition
Element Min % Max %
Ni 48.00 nominal
Fe bal
Mn 0.8
Si 0.3
C 0.05
Cr 0.25
P 0.025
S 0.03
Al 0.1

Density 8.2 g/cm³
Melting Point 1450°C
Inflection Point 460°C
Thermal Conductivity 16.7 W/m•°C
Coefficient of Expansion 8.5 µm/m °C (20 – 100°C)
8.3-9.3 µm/m °C (20 – 200°C)

Nilo 48 Wire Applications

  • Industrial thermostats that operate at temperatures up to 450°C (840°F).
  • Glass to metal seals

Nilo 48 Wire Packaging

Our Nilo 48 Wire is carefully handled during storage and transportation to preserve the quality of our product in its original condition.

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