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Platinum/Rhodium ( Pt87/Rh13 )

Material Information

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General Description:  

The positive element of the type R thermocouple (see Platinum). Type R thermocouples are used when chemical inertness and stability at high temperatures, up to 1750C, are required.

   

Electrical Properties

Electrical resistivity ( µOhmcm ) 19.0
Temperature coefficient ( K-1 ) 0.0016

Mechanical Properties

Elongation at break ( % ) <32
Tensile strength ( MPa ) 330-580

Physical Properties

Density ( g cm-3 ) 19.64
Melting point ( C ) 1840-1865

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