AuAg20Cu10 / Hera 238

  • General Designation: AuAg20Cu10
  • Applications: contacts, slip rings, sliding contacts
  • Product Forms: wire, strip
  • Density (g/cm³): 15.03

Details

Age Hardenable
Yes
Material Behaviour
ductile
Forming Process
formable, machinable, can be roll clad

Corrosion Resistant
corrosion resistant
Comment
oxidation resistant to 100°C

IACS Min. (%) [100% IACS ≙ 58 S*m/mm²]
12.46
IACS Max. (%) [100% IACS ≙ 58 S*m/mm²]
12.55
Thermo-emf. vs. copper Hard (mV)
-0.19
Temperature coefficient of electric resistivity
From Temperature (°C)
To Temperature (°C)
Hard (x10-4/K)
Annealed (x10-4/K)
0 100 5.2 5.2
Sliding Contact
From Ampere
To Ampere
From Volt
To Volt
0 1 0 30

Young's Modulus (GPa)
87
Modulus of Rigidity (GPa)
37
Annealed
Hardness (HV)
Tensile strength (MPa)
Yield strength (MPa)
Elongation (%)
120 - 170 400 - 600 > 25
Stress Relieved
Hardness (HV)
Tensile strength (MPa)
Yield strength (MPa)
Elongation (%)
220 - 300 650 - 900 3 - 15
Age hardened
Hardness (HV)
Tensile strength (MPa)
Yield strength (MPa)
Elongation (%)
280 - 340 850 - 1100 < 5
Property Range
Hardness (HV)
Tensile Strength (MPa)
Yield Strength (MPa)
Elongation (%)
120 - 340 400 - 1100 3 - 25

Melting Range
From Temperature (°C)
To Temperature (°C)
865 895
Thermal conductivity (W /(m*K)) [RT]
66
Linear Coefficient of Expansion³
From Temperature (°C)
To Temperature (°C)
Coefficient (x10-6/K)
20 30 15.9
20 200 16.2
20 300 16.7
20 400 18.2
20 500 18.5
20 600 18.8
20 700 19.1
20 800 19.5
100 200 16.4
200 300 17.5
300 400 22.7
400 500 19.6
500 600 20
600 700 21
700 800 22.3

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