Nickel Balls

CAS #

Ni

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High Purity (99.999%) Nickel (Ni) ballsAmerican Elements specializes in producing high purity uniform shaped Nickel Balls. A wide variety of sizes and tolerances are available upon request. Custom compositions for commercial and research applications and for new proprietary technologies are also available. American Elements also casts any of the rare earth metals and most other advanced materials into rod, bar or plate form, as well as numerous other machined shapes, nanomaterials, and in the form of solutions and organometallic compounds. American Elements produces to many standard grades when applicable, including Mil Spec (military grade); ACS, Reagent and Technical Grade; Food, Agricultural and Pharmaceutical Grade; Optical Grade, USP and EP/BP (European Pharmacopoeia/British Pharmacopoeia) and follows applicable ASTM testing standards. Typical and custom packaging is available. Additional technical, research and safety (MSDS) information is available as is a Reference Calculator for converting relevant units of measurement.

Synonyms

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Chemical Identifiers

Formula Ni
CAS 7440-02-0
Pubchem CID 935
MDL MFCD00011137
EC No. 231-111-4
Beilstein Registry No. N/A
SMILES [Ni]
InchI Identifier InChI=1S/Ni
InchI Key PXHVJJICTQNCMI-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Properties

Molecular Weight 58.69
Appearance Lustrous silvery metal
Melting Point 1455 °C
Boiling Point 2732 °C
Density 8.902 g/cm3
Tensile Strength N/A
Thermal Conductivity 90.9 W·m-1·K-1
Electronegativity 1.91 Paulings
Specific Heat 0.44 kJ/kg·K
Heat of Vaporization 377.5 kJ· mol-1
Heat of Fusion 17.48 kJ· mol-1

Health & Safety Info  |  MSDS / SDS

Signal Word Danger
Hazard Statements H317-H351-H372-H412
Hazard Codes Xn
Risk Codes 10-40-43
Safety Statements 16-36/37
RTECS Number N/A
Transport Information UN 3089 4.1/PG 2
WGK Germany 2
MSDS / SDS

Packaging Specifications

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.

Related Products

NiSee more Nickel products. Nickel (atomic symbol: Ni, atomic number: 28) is a Block D, Group 4, Period 4 element with an atomic weight of 58.6934. The 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. 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.

Research

Recent Research & Development for Nickel

  • Dysfunction of methionine sulfoxide reductases to repair damaged proteins by nickel nanoparticles. Feng PH, Huang YL, Chuang KJ, Chen KY, Lee KY, Ho SC, Bien MY, Yang YL, Chuang HC; Taiwan CardioPulmonary Research (T-CPR) Group. Chem Biol Interact. 2015 May 13
  • The effects of aging process and preactivation on mechanical properties of nickel-titanium closed coil springs. Alavi S, Haerian A. Dent Res J (Isfahan). 2015 May-Jun
  • A highly efficient flexible dye-sensitized solar cell based on nickel sulfide/platinum/titanium counter electrode. Yue G, Ma X, Zhang W, Li F, Wu J, Li G. Nanoscale Res Lett. 2015 Jan 10
  • Reactively sputtered nickel nitride as electrocatalytic counter electrode for dye- and quantum dot-sensitized solar cells. Soo Kang J, Park MA, Kim JY, Ha Park S, Young Chung D, Yu SH, Kim J, Park J, Choi JW, Jae Lee K, Jeong J, Jae Ko M, Ahn KS, Sung YE. Sci Rep. 2015 May 21
  • Effect of fluoride on nickel-titanium and stainless steel orthodontic archwires: an in-vitro study. Heravi F, Moayed MH, Mokhber N. J Dent (Tehran). 2015 Jan
  • Tailored electrical conductivity, electromagnetic shielding and thermal transport in polymeric blends with graphene sheets decorated with nickel nanoparticles. Pawar SP, Stephen S, Bose S, Mittal V. Phys Chem Chem Phys. 2015 May 18.
  • Nickel oxide and carbon nanotube composite (NiO/CNT) as a novel cathode non-precious metal catalyst in microbial fuel cells. Huang J, Zhu N, Yang T, Zhang T, Wu P, Dang Z. Biosens Bioelectron. 2015 May 14
  • Fabrication and Characterization of Thin Film Nickel Hydroxide Electrodes for Micro-Power Applications. Falahati H, Kim E, Barz DP. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2015 May 22.
  • Preparation of magnetic core-shell iron oxide@silica@nickel-ethylene glycol microspheres for highly efficient sorption of uranium(vi). Tan L, Zhang X, Liu Q, Wang J, Sun Y, Jing X, Liu J, Song D, Liu L. Dalton Trans. 2015 Mar 16.

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