VDM® Alloy K-500 is a nickel-copper alloy that can be age-hardened due to additions of aluminum and titanium. It stands out for its corrosion resistance and high strength even at elevated temperature.
The alloy is non-magnetic. VDM® Alloy K-500 (2.4375/N05500) is available in cold or hot-formed condition or with subsequent heat treatment in solution-annealed or age-hardened condition.
VDM® Alloy K-500 is characterized by:
VDM® Alloy K-500 is used in sea water, offshore engineering, in the chemical process and petrochemicals industry and shipbuilding.
Typical applications are:
You will find a detailed list about available product forms and sizes of VDM® Alloy K-500 (2.4375/N05500) in our data sheet.