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Nickel Wool

High Purity Ni Wool
CAS 7440-02-0


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(2N) 99% Nickel Wool NI-M-02-WL Request Quote
(2N5) 99.5% Nickel Wool NI-M-025-WL Request Quote
(3N) 99.9% Nickel Wool NI-M-03-WL Request Quote
(3N5) 99.95% Nickel Wool NI-M-035-WL Request Quote
(4N) 99.99% Nickel Wool NI-M-04-WL Request Quote
(5N) 99.999% Nickel Wool NI-M-05-WL Request Quote

CHEMICAL
IDENTIFIER
Formula CAS No. PubChem SID PubChem CID MDL No. EC No Beilstein
Re. No.
SMILES
Identifier
InChI
Identifier
InChI
Key
Ni 7440-02-0 24880903 935 MFCD00011137 231-111-4 N/A [Ni] InChI=1S/Ni PXHVJJICTQNCMI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

PROPERTIES Mol. Wt. Appearance Density Tensile Strength Melting Point Boiling Point Thermal Conductivity Electrical Resistivity Eletronegativity Specific Heat Heat of Vaporization Heat of Fusion MSDS
58.69 Black 8.902gm/cc N/A 1453 °C 2732 °C

0.909 W/cm/ K @ 298.2  K

6.84 microhm-cm @ 20°C

1.8 Paulings

0.106 Cal/g/ K @ 25°C 91.0 K-Cal/gm atom at 2732°C 4.20 Cal/gm mole Safety Data Sheet

99.99% High Purity Metal WoolNickel Wool is low density permeable material with numerous applications. The defining characteristic of these wools is a very high porosity, typically 75-95% of the volume consisting of void spaces. Metallic wools have found a wide variety of applications in heat exchangers, energy absorption, flow diffusion and lightweight optics. Ceramic wool is often used for thermal insulation, acoustic insulation, adsorption of environmental pollutants, filtration of molten metal alloys, and as substrate for catalysts requiring large internal surface area. Nickel Wool is generally immediately available in most volumes. Additional technical, research and safety (MSDS) information is available.

Nickel (Ni) atomic and molecular weight, atomic number and elemental symbolNickel (atomic symbol: Ni, atomic number: 28) is a Block D, Group 4, Period 4 element with an atomic weight of 58.6934. Nickel Bohr ModelThe number of electrons in each of nickel's shells is [2, 8, 16, 2] and its electron configuration is [Ar]3d8 4s2. Nickel was first discovered by Alex Constedt in 1751. The nickel atom has a radius of 124 pm and a Van der Waals radius of 184 pm. In its elemental form, nickel has a lustrous metallic silver appearance. Elemental Nickel Nickel is a hard and ductile transition metal that is considered corrosion-resistant because of its slow rate of oxidation. It is one of four elements that are ferromagnetic and is used in the production of various type of magnets for commercial use. Nickel is sometimes found free in nature but is more commonly found in ores. The bulk of mined nickel comes from laterite and magmatic sulfide ores. The name originates from the German word kupfernickel, which means "false copper" from the illusory copper color of the ore. For more information on nickel, including properties, safety data, research, and American Elements' catalog of nickel products, visit the Nickel element page.



HEALTH, SAFETY & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION
Danger
H317-H351-H372-H412
Xn
10-40-43
16-36/37
N/A
UN 3089 4.1/PG 2
2
Exclamation Mark-Acute Toxicity Health Hazard      

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PACKAGING SPECIFICATIONS FOR BULK & RESEARCH QUANTITIES
Typical bulk packaging includes palletized plastic 5 gallon/25 kg. pails, fiber and steel drums to 1 ton super sacks in full container (FCL) or truck load (T/L) quantities. Research and sample quantities and hygroscopic, oxidizing or other air sensitive materials may be packaged under argon or vacuum. Shipping documentation includes a Certificate of Analysis and Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS). Solutions are packaged in polypropylene, plastic or glass jars up to palletized 440 gallon liquid totes.


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