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Give example for alloys

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Alloy is a mixture of metals or a mixture of a metal and another element. Some alloys are

  • BRASS : (Copper + Zinc)
  • BRONZE: (Copper (88%) + Tin (12%) )
    1. Regular Bronze (Copper + Tin)
    2. Aluminium Bronze (Aluminum + Copper + Tin)
  • GOLD ALLOYS:
    1. Jewellery-grade Gold (Copper + Gold)
    2. Electrum (Gold+ Silver)
    3. Rose Gold (Gold+ Copper (more than gold) + Zinc)
    4. White Gold (Gold+ Nickel+ Palladium + Magnesuim)
    5. Rhodite (Rhodium + Gold)
  • NICHROME (Nickel + Chromium)
  • MAGNANIN (Copper+ Manganese + Nickel)
  • CONSTANTAN (Copper + Nickel)
  • SOLDER (Tin + Lead + Antimony)
  • FERNICO (Iron + Nickel + Cobalt)
  • PEWTER (Tin + Copper + Antimony + Bismuth)
  • DURALUMIN ( Aluminium + Copper)
  • PHOSPHOR BRONZE (Copper + Tin + Phosphorus)

The most common and important alloy:

  • STEEL- Steel is an alloy of Iron and Carbon with either or all of these elements: manganese, nickel, chromium, molybdenum, boron, titanium, silicon, vanadium, tungsten, cobalt, and niobium.

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