Tantalum foil is a thin sheet of tantalum metal that is commonly used in various applications in electronics, aerospace, and chemical industries. Tantalum foil is known for its excellent corrosion resistance, high melting point, and good electrical conductivity. It is often used as a protective coating or barrier layer in electronic components, as a heating element in high-temperature furnaces, and as a component in capacitors.
Tantalum foil is typically produced by rolling or annealing tantalum sheets to a thickness of a few microns to a few millimeters. It is available in various grades and sizes, depending on the application requirements. Tantalum foil is also characterized by its high ductility, which allows it to be easily formed into different shapes and sizes.
Tantalum Foil Properties (Theoretical)
|Melting Point||3017 °C|
|Boiling Point||5458 °C|
|Density||16.69 g/cm3 (20 °C)|
|Solubility in H2O||N/A|
|Crystal Phase / Structure||α: body-centered cubic (bcc) / β: tetragonal|
|Electrical Resistivity||131 nΩ·m (20 °C)|
|Heat of Fusion||36.57 kJ/mol|
|Heat of Vaporization||753 kJ/mol|
|Specific Heat||140 J/kg·K|
|Thermal Conductivity||57.5 W/m·K|
|Thermal Expansion||6.3 µm/m·K|
|Vickers Hardness||870–1200 MPa|
|Young's Modulus||186 GPa|
|Purity||99.9% - 99.99%|
Tantalum Strip/Foil Specifications
|Tantalum and Tantalum alloy Strip/Foil|
|Thickness: 0.001”- 0.1875” *Width: < 6” *Length: TBD|
|UNS R05200, UNS R05400, R05252 Ta-2.5W, R05255 Ta-10W, Ro5240 Ta-40Nb|
|> =99.95% or 99.99%|
Tantalum Ribbon can be used as lamp components where they provide excellent performance due to their very low production tolerances and guaranteed flawless surface.
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