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Calcium Boride Powder / CaB6 Powder

Calcium Boride Powder

Calcium Boride Powder
Product No NRE-11015
CAS No. 12007-99-7
Formula CaB6
Molecular Weight  104.944 g/mol
APS 45um (Can be Customized)
Purity 99%
Density 2.45 g/cm3
Color White
Melting Point 2,235 °C (4,055 °F; 2,508 K)
Boiling Point 2,427 °C

Calcium Boride Powder

Calcium boride is usually available immediately in most volumes. They can be considered forms of high purity, submicron, and nanopowder. Borides are hard materials with a high melting point and metal-like conductivity. They are stable to non-oxidizing acids but are decomposed into strong oxidizing agents and strong alkalis. The borides are used in semiconductors, superconductors, diamagnetic, paramagnetic, ferromagnetic, anti-ferromagnetic, turbine blades, and rocket nozzles. Recently it has been discovered that borides are superconducting and ultra-incompressible. Nano Research Elements produce many standard grades when applicable, including Mil Spec (military grade); ACS, Reagent and Technique Degree; Food, agricultural and pharmaceutical grade; Optical Grade, USP, and EP / BP (European Pharmacopoeia / British Pharmacopoeia) and follow applicable ASTM test standards. Typical and customized packages are available. There is further technical, research, and safety information (MSDS), as well as a reference calculator for converting relevant units.