Lowden Ltd
Established 1973
fghfghfghfgh

Tin (Sn - 231.9oC)

 

pure tin ingots, pellets, sticks 99.95%

 

Form
Ingots: 25 & 1 kilo, Pellets: 28 & 50g, Sticks: 114 & 272g, Flakes

Purity
99.95% min

Other Products
Bismuth, Tin, Indium, Cadmium, Lead, Antimony, Zinc, Aluminium,
Copper, Nickel, Molybdenum, Tungsten, Rheinum, Tantalum.


 

Tin is a silver-white metal, is malleable, somewhat ductile, and has a highly crystalline structure.
Tin's main uses are in tin plating, and in the manufacturing of chemical compounds, pipe organs are made of varying amounts of a tin/lead alloy, with 50%/50% being the most common. Tin is also used in solders for joining pipes or electric circuits,
Important tin alloys include soft solder, type metal, fusible metal, pewter, bronze, bell metal, babbitt metal, white metal, die casting alloy, and phosphor bronze, Tin is also used in the production of glass, where the glass is floated on a bath of Tin.

 

Data

Melting Point 231.9 oC
Boiling Point 2270 oC
Density 7.29g/cm3
Thermal Conductivity @ 20oC 0.16cal/(s.cm. oC)
Specific Heat @ 20oC 0.053cal/g
Latent Heat Of Fusion 14.2k-cal/g-atom
Brinell Hardness 3.9

Uses

Tin's main uses are in tin plating, solder and in the manufacturing of chemical compounds
used to coat other metals to prevent corrosion 
Alloys of tin are important, such as soft solder, pewter, bronze and phosphor bronze.
Tin salts sprayed onto glass are used to produce electrically conductive coatings.
Most window glass is made by floating molten glass on molten tin to produce a flat surface.
Recently, a tin-niobium alloy that is superconductive at very low temperatures has attracted interest.

Available Forms

This material is available in the following forms

Ingots: 25 & 1 kilo
Pellets: 28 & 50g
Sticks: 114 & 272g
Flakes

 





 

Copyright © 2018 Lowden Limited I All Rights Reserved
© This is the web site of Lowden Ltd on the Internet. All copyrights and other intellectual property rights in the design and contents of this web site are reserved to Lowden Ltd. You may use it only as Lowden Ltd expressly permits you to. Any copying of the design or contents, or other unauthorized use, such as downloading and printing out any web pages, will infringe the rights of Lowden Ltd under international treaty and English law. Lowden Ltd is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites.