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We stock and supply the following standard forms:
Bar Foam Foil Insulated Wire Lump Mesh Microfoil Powder Rod
Bar Foam Foil Insulated Wire Lump Mesh Microfoil Powder Rod
Single Crystal Sphere Sputtering Target Tube Wire
Single Crystal Sphere Sputtering Target Tube Wire
General Description:  

Known to ancient civilisations.

Copper is a reddish coloured metal which is malleable and ductile. It has excellent thermal and electrical conductivities and good corrosion resistance. It is found in sulphide ores and as carbonate, arsenide and chloride (abundance in the Earth's crust is 50 ppm). Extraction of the metal involves roasting the ore to produce the oxide, followed by reduction and purification by electrolysis. The element is inert to non-oxidising acids but reacts with oxidising agents. In air, it will weather to produce the characteristic green patina of the carbonate. Copper will combine with oxygen on heating to produce CuO at red heat, and Cu2O at elevated temperatures.

Pure copper has an electrical conductivity second only to that of silver and hence its main application is in the electrical industry. Copper is also the basis of many important alloys (e.g. brass, bronze and aluminium bronze) and has been traditionally considered to be one of the coinage metals, along with silver and gold, but being more common, is the least valued. It is one of the first metals ever to have been worked by man and is thought to have been mined for more than 5000 years.

   
 

   

Technical Data for   Copper


Copper Rod - Standard Products   Click here to display prices
CU007905Copper Rod,    
Diameter:2.0mm, Purity:99.99+%, Temper:As drawn
CU007910Copper Rod,    
Diameter:3.2mm, Purity:99.9%, Temper:Hard
CU007920Copper Rod,    
Diameter:3.2mm, High Purity:99.99+%, Temper:As drawn
CU007925Copper Rod,    
Diameter:4.0mm, High Purity:99.999%, Temper:As drawn
 
CU007930Copper Rod,    
Diameter:4.8mm, Purity:99.9%, Temper:Hard
CU007940Copper Rod,    
Diameter:4.8mm, High Purity:99.99+%, Temper:As drawn
CU007945Copper Rod,    
Diameter:5.0mm, High Purity:99.999%, Temper:As drawn
CU007946Copper Rod,    
Diameter:6.0mm, Purity:99.99+%, Temper:As drawn
CU007948Copper Rod,    
Diameter:6.35mm, High Purity:99.999%, Temper:As drawn
 
CU007949Copper Rod,    
Diameter:8.0mm, High Purity:99.99+%, Temper:As drawn
CU007950Copper Rod,    
Diameter:9.5mm, Purity:99.9%, Temper:Hard
CU007955Copper Rod,    
Diameter:9.5mm, High Purity:99.99+%, Temper:As drawn
CU007960Copper Rod,    
Diameter:12.7mm, High Purity:99.99+%, Temper:As drawn
CU007965Copper Rod,    
Diameter:16mm, High Purity:99.99+%, Temper:As drawn
 
CU007970Copper Rod,    
Diameter:19.0mm, High Purity:99.99+%, Temper:As drawn
CU007980Copper Rod,    
Diameter:20.6mm, Purity:99.9%, Temper:Hard
CV007905Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:2.0mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
CV007910Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:3.15mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
CV007916Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:4.0mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:Annealed
 
CV007930Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:5.0mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:Annealed
CV007940Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:6.0mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
CV007945Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:6.35mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
CV007950Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:9.5mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
CV007960Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:12.7mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
 
CV007965Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:16mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
CV007970Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:25.4mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
CV007971Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:25.4mm, High Purity:99.99+%, Temper:As drawn
CV007975Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:38.1mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
CV007980Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:50.0mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
 
CV007985Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:63.5mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
CV007988Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:76mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
CV007990Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:80mm, Purity:99.95+%, Temper:As drawn
CV007999Copper - O.F.H.C. Rod,    
Diameter:101mm, Purity:99.95+%
Copper Rod - Standard Products   Click here to display prices
We stock and supply the following standard forms:
Bar Foam Foil Insulated Wire Lump Mesh Microfoil Powder Rod
Bar Foam Foil Insulated Wire Lump Mesh Microfoil Powder Rod
Single Crystal Sphere Sputtering Target Tube Wire
Single Crystal Sphere Sputtering Target Tube Wire

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