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CuNi1Si
UNS:C19010, C19015
EN:CW109C

Manufactures list:
Aurubis (http://www.aurubis.com/en/) - CuNi1Si(LNSP)
Diehl Metall Stiftung & CO.KG (http://www.diehlmetall.de) - CuNi1,5Si(SB21)
KM Europa Metal AG (http://www.kme.com/) - CuNi1Si(STOL76)
Wieland-Werke AG (http://www.wieland.de/) - CuNi1Si (K76)
A copper alloys containing nickiel and silicon are heat treated. CuNi1Si has excellent cold
and hot forming, good resistance to atmospheric corrosion, high mechanical and
electrical properties, high wear resistance and fatigue strength.

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. (% IACS)] Thermal conductivity [W/(m*K)] Thermal expansion coefficient 20.Basic properties Basic properties Density [g/cm3] Specific heat capacity [J/(kg*K)] Temperature coefficient of electrical resistance (0.300°C [10-6/K] [Ref: 232..9 Comments 377 2 17-35 85-260 16..8 2 (29-60%IACS) .. 239] Value 8.100°C) [10-3/K] Electrical conductivity [T=20°C.

clips for electrical contact lines. electrical contact elements. Literature: [Ref: 232. high corrosion resistance mechanical equipment. fittings. leadframe. power supply and grounding. electrical technology. 240] Kinds of semi-finished products/final products Slide bearings technology. 3 . slide bearings. general mechanical engineering.Applications Main applications Connectors. railway engineering. die casting practice.

%] Fe [wt.08-98.1 1.3 4 Comments Calculated .0-1.%] Ni [wt.%] Pb [wt.%] Mn [wt.%] [Ref: 570] Value 97.2 0-0.Chemical composition Chemical composition Cu [wt.02 0.%] Si [wt.4-0.3 0-0.6 0-0.7 0.%] Others [wt.

65*(So)0. MPa 250 360 430 490 540 R440. Rod 440 300 R540.65*(So)0. Rod 590 540 R440. rod. Elongation (min)A50mm.5 ) Hardness 100-130 130-150 140-160 150-170 175-205 HV HV HV HV HV Literature [Ref: 239] EN 12163 (2011) EN 12167 (2011) . Wire.5 ) (Lo=5.65*(So)0. sheet.65*(So)0. Rod 540 470 R590.Mechanical properties Mechanical properties UTS [MPa] YS [MPa] Elongation [%] Hardness Young’s modulus [GPa] Kirchhoff’s modulus [GPa] Poisson ratio Value 240-650 90-620 5-25 100-205 128 Comments Literature [HV] No data No data Material's mechanical and electrical properties in different tempers R360/H100 R410/H130 R460/H140 R520/H150 R580/H175 Tensile strength. Wire 440 300 540 470 12 (Lo=5. % 16 10 12 16 5 12 10 8 5 6 (Lo=5. tube. strip.65*(So)0.5 ) (Lo=5.65*(So)0. tube.5 ) (Lo=5. Wire. sheet.5 ) 590 540 10 (Lo=5. MPa 360-430 410-480 460-530 520-570 580-650 Yield strength (min).5 ) Temper R540. R590. strip. rod.

min. Rod R300. Rod R440. min. temperature of CuNi1Si [Ref: 232] Mechanical properties vs.R240. Wire R650. Profile R410. Wire R590.3) 5 (A100) 7 (A100) 7 (A100) [Ref: 232] Modulus of elasticity vs. min. min. min. min. Rod R350. Rod R500. min. Rod R540. Rod R250. min. min. min. temperature below 0°C of CuNi1Si (age hardened at 450°C for 2 hour) [Ref: 232] 6 . Rod R590. min. min. Rod R410. 240 300 350 410 440 500 540 590 250 380 420 560 410 450 590 650 90 210 280 320 320 420 450 570 100 250 260 520 400 440 580 620 25 (A100) 16 (A) 12 (A) 5 (A100) 12 (A100) 10 (A) 10 (A) 8 (A100) 35 (A) 8 (A) 15 (A) 10 (A) 6 (A11. Profile R560. Wire R450. min. Profile R420. Wire min. Profile R380. min. min.

annealing temperature of CuNi2Si [Ref: 232] 7 .Electrical conductivity vs.

Exploitation properties Heat resistance Mechanical and electrical properties vs temperatures Heat resistance of CuNi1Si [Ref: 232] Influence of annealing temperature and time on CuNi1Si mechanical properties after cold deformation of 80% [Ref: 232] 8 .

Arrhenius curve NO DATA AVAILABLE Half.softening temperature NO DATA AVAILABLE Corrosion resistance Hydrogen embrittlement resistance NO DATA AVAILABLE Other kind of corrosion elements Type of corrosion Atmospheric Marine environment Stress crack Hydrogen embrittlement Electrolytic Other Suitability Good Good Not resistant No data No data No data Rheological resistance Stress relaxation Residual stress of CuNi1Si at 150°C (temper R580)[Ref: 232] 9 Literature [Ref: 232] [Ref: 232] [Ref: 239] - .g.Long-therm heat resistance. e.

Creep Creep strength of CuNi1Si supersaturated hardened [Ref: 232] Creep strength of CuNi1Si thermally hardened [Ref: 232] Wear resistance Friction resistance NO DATA AVAILABLE Fatigue resistance Fatigue cracking 10 .

Fatigue strength on bending vs number of cycles of CuNi1Si [Ref: 232] Impact strength NO DATA AVAILABLE 11 .

Fabrication properties Fabrication properties Soldering Brazing Hot dip tinning Electrolytic tinning Electrolytic silvering Electrolytic nickel coating Laser welding Oxyacetylene Welding Gas Shielded Arc Welding Spot Weld Seam Weld Butt Weld Capacity for Being Cold Worked Capacity for Being Hot Formed Machinability Rating [Ref: 232] Value good fair good good good good fair not recommended fair good good good good good 30 12 Comments .

5 Ni-0. (b) electrical resistivity [Ref: 230].3Si-0.The variations of hardness and electrical resistivity of Cu1.03P-0. (a) hardness.05Mg leadframe alloy with varying aging time at 450°C. Cu-1.05Mg is cold rolled 80% and aged at 450°C after solution treatment.03P-0. 13 .5Ni-0.3Si-0.

05Mg leadframe alloy with different initial grain size. (a) initial grain size of 10 µm after solution treatment at 700°C. 14 .The comparison of tensile strength and elongation of Cu-1.03P-0. (b) initial grains size of 15 µm after solution treatment at 800°C [Ref: 230].5Ni-0.3Si-0.

15 . 85% with increasing aging time at 450°C [Ref: 230].3Si-0.03P0.The variation of (a) hardness and (b) electrical resistivity of Cu-1.5Ni-0. 70.05Mg leadframe alloy cold rolled to 40.

(Note: Samples (strip) was solution heat-treated for 1 h at 1173 K in an argon atmosphere and water quenched) [Ref: 229] 16 . The dependence of the microhardness on the aging time of CuNi3Si and CuNi1Si.03P.05Mg leadframe alloy with varying cold rolling ratio from 40 to 85% at peak aged condition at 450°C [Ref: 230].The variation of tensile properties of Cu-1.5Ni-0.0.3Si-0.

Technological properties Technological properties Melting temperature [°C] Annealling temperature [°C] Homogenization temperature [°C] Ageing temperature [°C] Hot working temperature [°C] [Ref: 232] Value 1050-1070 650-750 750-850 425-490 800-900 17 Comments .

Dong. - 18 . HYUNG K.Kemper 240.X. Aging behavior of Cu–Ni–Si alloy . J. Material data sheet CARODUR® A special alloy on CuNiSi-base . JOURNAL OF MATERIALS SCIENCE 35 (2000) 3641 – 3646 232.Austria Buntmetall 570. RYU. BAIK.CuNiSi . EN 12163 (2011) Copper and copper alloys. B. HONG. Z.M. CuNi1Si . Jin.HO J.Deutsches Kupferinstitut 239. Data sheet .References: 229.L. Materials Science and Engineering A361 (2003) 93–99 230. P. Rod for general purposes. Liu.Dongmei Zhao. Effect of thermomechanical treatments on microstructure and properties of Cu-base leadframe alloy . Kang. SOON H.H. Huang. Q.