Strip, Coil, Foil and Wire, ASTM B333
Hastelloy® B-2 is used for most chemical process applications in the welded condition, gasoline refining.
Hastelloy® 8-2 is a nickel-base wrought alloy with excellent resistance to hydrochloric acid at all concentrations and temperatures. Therefore, it has great resistance to stress-corrosion cracking and pitting. It also withstands hydrogen chloride, sulfuric, acetic and phosphoric acids.
Iron: 2.00 max
Chromium: 1.00 max
Cobalt: 1.00 max
Manganese: 1.00 max
Silicon: 0.10 max
Phosphorus: 0.040 max
Sulfur: 0.030 max
Carbon: 0.02 max
Density: 0.333 lb/in3, 9.22 g/cm3
Electrical Resistivity: ohm-cm
At 212 °F (100 °C): 0.000138 Specific Heat: BTU/lb-°F (J/g-°C)
At 212 °F (100 °C): 0.0930 (0.389)
Thermal Conductivity: BTU-in/hr-ft2-°F (W/m•K)
At 32 °F (0 °C): 77.0 (11.1)
At 212 °F (100 °C): 84.7 (12.2)
At 392 °F (200 °C): 93.0 ( 13.4)
At 572 °F (300 °C): 101.0 (14.6)
At 752 °F (400 °C): 111.0 (16.0)
At 932 °F (500 °C): 120.0 (17.3)
At 1110 °F (600 °C): 130.0 (18.7)
Mean Coefficient of Thermal Expansion: µin/in-°F (µm/m-°C)
68-199 °F (20-93 °C): 5.72 (10.3)
68 -399 °F (20 -204 °C): 6.00 (10.8)
68-601 °F (20-316 °C): 6.22 (11.2)
68 -801 °F (20 -427 °C): 6.39 (11.5)
68-1000 °F (20-538 °C): 6.50 (11.7)
Modulus of Elasticity: KSI (MPa)
31.5 x 103 (217 x 103) in tension
Melting Range: 2426 - 2516 °F (1330 - 1380 °C)
Coil -Sheet, Strip, Foil Wire -Profile, Round, Flat, Square
Mechanical Properties at Room Temperature
Properties: Annealed Typical
Ultimate Tensile Strength: 110 KSI min (758 MPa min)
Yield Strength: 51 KSI min (352MPa min )
Elongation: 40 % min
Hardness: Rb 100 max
Hastelloy® B-2 can be cold worked to various tempers. Contact Ulbrich Technical Service for additional information.
Refer to NACE (National Associate of Corrosion Engineers) for recommendations.
#1 - Hot rolled annealed and descaled. It is available in strip, foil and ribbon. It is used for applications where a smooth decorative finish is not required.
#2D - Dull finish produced by cold rolling, annealing and descaling. Used for deep drawn parts and those parts that need to retain lubricants in the forming process. #2B - Smooth finish produced by cold rolling, annealing and descaling. A light cold rolling pass is added after anneal with polished rolls giving it a brighter finish than 2D.
#BA- Bright annealed cold rolled and bright annealed
#CBA- Course bright annealed cold rolled matte finish and bright anneal
#2 - Cold Rolled
#2BA- Smooth finish produced by cold rolling and bright annealing. A light pass using highly polished rolls produces a glossy finish. A 2BA finish may be used for lightly formed applications where a glossy finish is desired in the formed part. Polished - Various grit finish for specific polish finished requirements.
* Not all finishes are available for all alloys - Consult Sales for applicable finishes.
XC - Extra Clean Bright Annealed or Bright Annealed and Cold Rolled Grease - Ultra bright finish (for decorative applications) Soap - Soap coating on tempered wire to act as lubricant.
* Contact Wire with special finish requests.
Hastelloy® B-2 is non hardenable by heat treatment.
For best results refer to: SSINA's "Welding of Stainless Steels and Other Joining Methods".
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