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    • Beryllium - Wire

      Discovered in 1797 by N.L. Vauquelin in Paris, but not extracted until 1828 by Wöhler (Berlin) and A.A.B. Bussy (Paris). Beryllium is a light and lustrous metal which is obtained by the electrolysis of a fused halide (e.g. BeCl₂). It is resistant to attack by air or water, even at elevated temperatures (red heat). Beryllium is non-magnetic, is a good thermal conductor and is used as an alloying addition to copper or nickel, the alloys having excellent thermal, mechanical and electrical properties; in addition, when alloyed with nickel, the resultant Be/Ni alloy has the highest coefficient for secondary electron emission (12.3). Applications for pure beryllium include its use as windows in X-ray tubes and as a source of neutrons when bombarded with alpha particles, a technique used by Chadwick in 1932 in their discovery. Beryllium and its compounds are highly toxic, inhalation of the dust resulting in berylliosis, an inflammation of the lungs.Wire - A single or multiple flexible strand of pure metal or alloy.

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    Product BE00-WR-000100 Beryllium - Wire Purity 99.7% Diameter 0.05mm Temper Annealed Length 0.1m - 150m
    Product BE00-WR-000110 Beryllium - Wire Purity 99.7% Diameter 0.125mm Temper Annealed Length 0.1m - 10m
    Product BE00-WR-000115 Beryllium - Wire Purity 99.7% Diameter 0.25mm Temper Annealed Length 0.025m - 30m
    Product BE00-WR-000120 Beryllium - Wire Purity 99.7% Diameter 0.356mm Temper Annealed Length 0.05m - 1m
    Product BE00-WR-000125 Beryllium - Wire Purity 99.0% Diameter 0.5mm Temper Annealed Length 0.05m - 0.5m
    Product BE00-WR-000126 Beryllium - Wire Purity 99.0% Diameter 0.6mm Temper Annealed Length 0.05m - 0.3m
    Product BE00-WR-000128 Beryllium - Wire Purity 99.0% Diameter 0.75mm Temper Annealed Length 0.025m - 0.9m
    Product BE00-WR-000129 Beryllium - Wire Purity 99.0% Diameter 0.85mm Temper Annealed Length 0.05m - 0.9m
    Product BE00-WR-000131 Beryllium - Wire Purity 99.7% Diameter 1.2mm - Length 0.05m - 5m
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