Vanadium Metal Powder – 101

Vanadium Metal and Powder



Formula 23V50.942
Purity 99.8 %
Particle Size -325 mesh
CAS 7440-62-2
Melting Point 1900 °C
Boiling Point 3000 °C
Density 6.11 G/Cm³
Coeff. of Expansion @ 20ºC 9.7 x 10-6
Electric Resistivity 24.8 Microhm-Cm
Crystal Structure Cubic, Body Centered
Applications Alloys
Sporting Goods
MSDS Vanadium-Powder-101-MSDS(PDF)
Typical Analysis Vanadium-Powder-101-Typical-Analysis
Form Powder

Cost Per Kilogram

1-2 KG
3-10 KG
11-25 KG
26+ KG
Background Discovered in 1801 by Andrès Manuel del Rìo. Vandium is quite rare. It is a silvery-white soft metal. Alloyed with steel and iron, high-strength structural steel and wear-resistant cast iron can be produced. It is ductile and has a good resistance to corrosion by alkalis, sulfuric and hydrochloric acid.
Alloy Vanadium is used in specialty stainless steel. It is commonly used in surgical instruments. It is also used in rust resistant and high speed tool steels to lacrosse stick shafts.