The following data is provided for informational purposes only. It was provided with permission by Special Metals at www.specialmetals.com
Monel 500®, or K500 ( also known as UNS 05500), is used known for having high strength and resistance to most corrosive elements.
(%max., unless shown as range or min.)
|Ni + Co||Cu||Al||Fe||Mg||Si||Ti||C||S|
|Min./Max.||63||27.0-33.0||2.30-3.15||2.0||1.5||0.5||035 – 085||0.25||0.01|
Common Fabrication Processes
K500 is generally softer then many steel alloys, and can be forged into nearly any shape. This includes:
Industries that Commonly use K500 Forgings: