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    • Magnesium - Foil

      Magnesium was recognised in 1755 by Joseph Black in Edinburgh, Scotland, and isolated by Sir Humphrey Davy in 1808 in London. Magnesium is a brilliant white metal, which is relatively soft. It is one of the more abundant elements, there being 23000 ppm in the earth's crust. As a powder, magnesium is extremely reactive, but as a solid it oxidises slowly in air and reacts slowly in water. It does not occur naturally, but is found in combination with other elements in minerals such as magnesite (MgCO₃, primarily) and dolomite (the double carbonate of magnesium and calcium). As with other elements in groups 1 and 2 of the periodic table, it can be produced by electrolysis of the molten halide. Applications of magnesium include its use as a deoxidiser for copper, brass and nickel alloys and it is also added to several aluminium base alloys. It is the basis of strong, light alloys used in the aircraft and automobile industries (e.g. in engine assemblies). Alloys with zirconium and thorium have also been investigated for their use in aircraft manufacture. Pure magnesium can also be used as a sacrificial electrode to protect other metals.Foil - Thin sheets of pure metal and metal alloys. Due to their fragile nature, some foils are coated on one side with an acrylic or polyester support. Where foils are supported they are indicated in the detailed item description.

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    Product MG00-FL-000190 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.002mm -- Diameter 4mm - 15mm - Size 25mm x 25mm - 50mm x 50mm
    Product MG00-FL-000100 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.003mm -- Diameter 4 mm - 15 mm - Size 25 mm x 25 mm - 50 mm x 50 mm
    Product MG00-FL-000120 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.005mm -- Diameter 4 mm - 15 mm - Size 25 mm x 25 mm - 50 mm x 50 mm
    Product MG00-FL-000160 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.01mm -- Diameter 4 mm - 15 mm - Size 25 mm x 25 mm - 100 mm x 100 mm
    Product MG00-FL-000170 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.0125mm -- Diameter 4 mm - 25 mm Size Light Tight 25 mm x 25 mm - 50 mm x 50 mm Size 25 mm x 25 mm - 100 mm x 100 mm
    Product MG00-FL-000180 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.015mm -- Diameter 4 mm - 25 mm Size Light Tight 25 mm x 25 mm - 100 mm x 100 mm Size 25 mm x 25 mm - 100 mm x 100 mm
    Product MG00-FL-000290 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.02mm -- Diameter 4 mm - 25 mm Size Light Tight 25 mm x 25 mm - 100 mm x 100 mm Size 25 mm x 25 mm - 100 mm x 100 mm
    Product MG00-FL-000140 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.025mm Temper As Rolled - Diameter 4 mm - 25 mm Size Light Tight 25 mm x 25 mm - 100 mm x 100 mm Size 50 mm x 50 mm - 100 mm x 100 mm
    Product MG00-FL-000150 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.05mm Temper As Rolled - Diameter 4 mm - 25 mm Size Light Tight 25 mm x 25 mm - 100 mm x 100 mm -
    Product MG00-FL-000260 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.075mm Temper As Rolled - Diameter 4 mm - 25 mm Size Light Tight 25 mm x 25 mm - 100 mm x 100 mm -
    Product MG00-FL-000270 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.1mm Temper As Rolled - Diameter 4mm - 25mm Size Light Tight 25mm x 25mm - 100mm x 100mm -
    Product MG00-FL-000280 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.125mm Temper As Rolled - Diameter 4mm - 25mm Size Light Tight 25mm x 25mm - 100mm x 100mm -
    Product MG00-FL-000390 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.15mm Temper As Rolled - Diameter 4mm - 25mm Size Light Tight 25mm x 25mm - 100mm x 100mm -
    Product MG00-FL-000200 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.25mm Temper As Rolled - Diameter 4mm - 25mm Size Light Tight 25mm x 25mm - 150mm x 150mm -
    Product MG00-FL-000220 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 0.5mm Temper As Rolled - Diameter 4mm - 25mm Size Light Tight 10mm x 10mm - 205mm x 510mm -
    Product MG00-FL-000240 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 1mm Temper As Rolled - Diameter 4mm - 25mm Size Light Tight 25mm x 25mm - 210mm x 500mm -
    Product MG00-FL-000141 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 1mm Temper As Rolled Surface Finish Polished On Both Sides - Size Light Tight 25 mm x 25 mm - 100 mm x 100 mm -
    Product MG00-FL-000145 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 1.5mm Temper As Rolled - Diameter 4 mm - 25 mm Size Light Tight 25 mm x 25 mm - 200 mm x 200 mm -
    Product MG00-FL-000250 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 2mm Temper As Rolled - Diameter 4mm - 15mm Size Light Tight 25mm x 25mm - 210mm x 500mm -
    Product MG00-FL-000370 Magnesium - Foil Purity 99.9% Thickness 3mm Temper As Rolled -- Size Light Tight 25mm x 25mm - 210mm x 500mm -
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