Invar 42®

Invar 42® is a nickel iron alloy that is used for controlled expansion and magnetic applications. Invar 42® can be hot and cold formed, machined by processes similar to those used for austenitic stainless steels. The alloy is available in the following forms: Invar 36, Invar 42, Invar 48, Invar K, and Invar 77.

Common Trade Names for Invar 42® include:

  • Invar 42®
  • Nilo 42®

Chemical Data for Invar 42®

  • C: .05 MAX
  • Mn: .40 MAX
  • S: .20 MAX
  • Ni: 41.0
  • Fe: BAL

Available Forms for Invar 42®

  • Wire
  • Bar
  • Sheet
  • Plate
  • Tube
  • Forgings
  • Welding Rod

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