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Metal Properties

Use the table below to look up metals and their pertinent properties.

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Metal Symbol Atomic Weight Density
ρ(kg/m3)
Water = 1000
°Cent. Melting Point °Fahr. Melting Point Specific Heat J / kg K Electrical Resistivity
(10-8 Ωm)
at 0°C
(273.2°K)
Heat Conductivity
λ (W/m K)
at 0°C
(273.2°K)
Aluminium Al 26.98 2698 660 1220 895.9 2.5 236
Antimony Sb 121.75 6692 630 1166 209.3 39 25.5
Arsenic As 74.92 5776 subl. 613 subl.1135 347.5 26 -
Barium Ba 137.33 3594 710 1310 284.7 36 -
Beryllium Be 9.012 1846 1285 2345 2051.5 2.8 218
Bismuth Bi 208.98 9803 271 519 125.6 107 8.2
Cadmium Cd 112.41 8647 321 609 234.5 6.8 97
Caesium Cs 132.91 1900 29 84 217.7 18.8 36
Calcium Ca 40.08 1530 840 1544 636.4 3.2 -
Cerium Ce 140.12 6711 800 1472 188.4 7.3 11
Chromium Cr 52 7194 1860 3380 406.5 12.7 96.5
Cobalt Co 58.93 8800 1494 2721 431.2 5.6 105
Copper Cu 63.54 8933 1084 1983 389.4 1.55 403
Gallium Ga 69.72 5905 30 86 330.7 13.6 41
Gold Au 196.97 19281 1064 1947 129.8 2.05 319
Indium In 114.82 7290 156 312 238.6 8 84
Iridium Ir 192.22 22550 2447 4436 138.2 4.7 147
Iron Fe 55.85 7873 1540 2804 456.4 8.9 83.5
Lead Pb 207.2 11343 327 620 129.8 19.2 36
Lithium Li 6.94 533 180 356 4576.2 8.55 86
Magnesium Mg 24.31 1738 650 1202 1046.7 3.94 157
Manganese Mn 54.94 7473 1250 2282 502.4 138 8
Mercury Hg 200.59 13547 -39 -38 142.3 94.1 7.8
Molybdenum Mo 95.94 10222 2620 4748 272.1 5 139
Nickel Ni 58.69 8907 1455 2651 439.6 6.2 94
Niobium Nb 92.91 8578 2425 4397 267.9 15.2 53
Osmium Os 190.2 22580 3030 5486 129.8 8.1 88
Palladium Pd 106.4 11995 1554 2829 230.3 10 72
Platinum Pt 195.08 21450 1772 3221 134 9.81 72
Potassium K 39.09 862 63 145 753.6 6.1 104
Rhodium Rh 102.91 12420 1963 3565 242.8 4.3 151
Rubidium Rb 85.47 1533 38.8 102 330.7 11 58
Ruthenium Ru 101.07 12360 2310 4190 255.4 7.1 117
Silver Ag 107.87 10500 961 1760 234.5 1.47 428
Sodium Na 22.989 966 97.8 208 1235.1 4.2 142
Strontium Sr 87.62 2583 770 1418 --- 20 ---
Tantalum Ta 180.95 16670 3000 5432 150.7 12.3 57
Thallium TI 204.38 11871 304 579 138.2 10 10
Thorium Th 232.04 11725 1700 3092 117.2 14.7 54
Tin Sn 118.69 7285 232 449 230.3 11.5 68
Titanium Ti 47.88 4508 1670 3038 527.5 39 22
Tungsten W 183.85 19254 3387 6128 142.8 4.9 177
Uranium U 238.03 19050 1135 2075 117.2 28 27
Vanadium V 50.94 6090 1920 3488 481.5 18.2 31
Zinc Zn 65.38 7135 419 786 393.5 5.5 117
Zirconium Zr 91.22 6507 1850 3362 284.7 40 23

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