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43019 Platinum Iridium wire, 0.127mm (0.005in) dia, annealed, 99.9% (metals basis excluding precious metals)

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Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
43019-BS 10cm 40.30
43019-BW 50cm 142.00
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Platinum Iridium wire, 0.127mm (0.005in) dia, annealed, 99.9% (metals basis excluding precious metals)

MDL
MFCD02091683

Chemical Properties

Formula
Pt:Ir; 90:10 wt%
Form
≈0.03g/10cm, Temper: soft
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Insoluble in water and acid.

Applications

Vacuum evaporation deposition, scanning and tunneling microscopy, corrosion resistant electrodes.Platinum-iridium wire is used in platinum jewellery, particularly watch cases. They have been used for spinnerets in the manufacture of synthetic fibres, in metrology and alloy is fabrication of metal microelectrodes. It is used in electrical stimulation of nervous tissue and electrophysiological recordings. Pt/Ir alloy has been used in mechanical and electrochemical devices.

Notes

Air and moisture sensitive. Keep in a dry place.

Literature References

Cowley, A.; Woodward, B. A Healthy Future: Platinum in Medical Applications. Platinum Met. Rev. 2011, 55, (2), 98-107.

Nishida, K.; Sakaguchi, H.; Xie, P.; Terasawa, Y.; Ozawa, M.; Kamei, M.; Nishida, K. Biocompatibility and durability of Teflon-coated platinum-iridium wires implanted in the vitreous cavity. J. Artif. Org. 2011, , 14, (4), 357-363.

Other References

Harmonized Tariff Code
7110.19
TSCA
Yes

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