Alloy types

We have the equipment and experience – over 50 years – to create fit-for-purpose springs and wire form products for our customers. With our wide range of alloy wire, bars and wire rope, as well as industry expertise, we can produce products to suit a variety of different applications. Click the yellow tabs for more information on each option or call our team to help find the best alloy for your springs.

  • Inconel 600
  • Inconel 601
  • Inconel 625
  • Inconel 718
  • Inconel X750
  • Nimonic 75
  • Nimonic 80A
  • Nimonic 90
  • Nimonic C-263
  • Incoloy 800
  • Incoloy 800HT
  • Incoloy 825
  • Incoloy A-286
  • Hastelloy B-3
  • Hastelloy C-4
  • Hastelloy C-22
  • Hastelloy C-276
  • Hastelloy C-2000
  • Hastelloy X
  • Haynes 25 / L605
  • Haynes 214
  • Haynes 282
  • Phynox
  • MP35N
  • Rene 41
  • Waspaloy
  • Ni-Span C 902
  • Beryllium C.CB 101
  • Titanium Gr.1
  • Titanium Gr.2
  • Titanium Gr.5 / 6Al4V
  • Monel 400
  • Monel K-500
  • Nilo 36
  • Nilo 42
  • Nilo 48
  • Nilo 52
  • Nilo K
  • Nickel 200
  • Nickel 201
  • Nickel 205
  • Nickel 212
  • Nickel 270
  • Duplex
  • Super Duplex
  • Nitronic 50
  • Nitronic 60
  • Alloy 20 CB 3
  • Stainless Steel 1.4310
  • Stainless Steel 302
  • Stainless Steel 304
  • Stainless Steel 316
  • Stainless Steel 316LVM
  • Stainless Steel 316Ti
  • DTD 189A
  • Stainless Steel 321
  • 80/20 NiCr
  • 45/55 NiCu
  • Heatseal 29
  • RW 41
  • RW 122
  • RW 118
  • RW 70

Inconel® 600

A Nickel-Chromium alloy with good resistance to oxidation and corrosion at high temperatures.

Inconel® 600 is also known as Nicrofer 716, Pyromet Alloy 600, and Nicrimphy 600.

Specifications

AMS 5665
AMS 5687
ASTM B166
BS 3075 NA 14
BS 3076 NA 14
DTD 328A
QQ-W-390

Designations

W.NR 2.4816
UNS N06600
AWS 010

Key features

Good Oxidation Resistance
Good Corrosion Resistance at High Temperatures
High temperature static applications**

Typical applications

Furnace Components
Chemical Processing
Food Processing
Nuclear Engineering
Chemical compositions
ElementMin %Max %
Ni72.00
Cr14.0017.00
Fe6.0010.00
Mn1.00
C0.10
Cu0.50
Si0.50
S0.015
P0.04
Co1.00
Nb/Cb1.00
Ti0.50
Ta0.05
AI0.35
Density
  • 8.47g/cm³
  • 0.306 lb/in³
Melting Point
  • 1413°C
  • 2575°F
Coefficient of Expansion
  • 13.3 μm/m
  • 7.4 x 10-6 in/in °F (70 – 212°F)
Modulus of Rigidity
  • 75.6 kN/mm²
  • 10965 ksi
Modulus of Elasticity
  • 206 kN/mm²
  • 29878 ksi

Heat Treatment of Finished Parts

Condition as supplied by Alloy WireTypeTemperatureTime (Hr)Cooling
°C°F
Annealed or Spring TemperStress Relieve4608601Air

Properties

ConditionApprox. tensile strengthApprox. operating temperature
N/mm²ksi°C°F
Annealed600 – 85087 – 123-200 to +1000-330 to +1830
Spring Temper900 – 1450131 – 210-200 to +1000-330 to +1830
Slight magnetisum may occur below 120°C (184°F)
The above tensile strength ranges are typical. If you require different please ask.
*Trade name of Special Metals Group of Companies
**Static application = Still/Fixed/Motionless/Rigid