Molybdenum

Molybdenum

MOLYBDENUM SOURCE IN THE USA

Ratnam Steel Ltd is a distributor of high purity metal powders and compounds including Molybdenum.  Molybdenum Round Bars in diameter ranges from 0.125 inches to 4 inches. Molybdenum Sheet thickness ranges from 0.0005 inches to 0.500 inches.  Molybdenum Round Tube OD ranges from 0.125 inches to 2 inches. Molybdenum Wire diameter ranges from 0.005 inches to 0.500 inches. Molybdenum Powder is also in our inventory.  Custom Molybdenum sizes are also available upon request. Check availability with our sales department to see if Ratnam Steel Ltd can provide your Molybdenum metal requirement.

Molybdenum Information

Chemical Symbol: Mo
Date of Discovery: 1778
Name of Origin: Greek Word Molubdos (Lead)
Density at 293 K: 10.22 g/cm³
Atomic Number: 42
Atomic Mass: 95.94 amu
Melting Point: 2617.0 °C (2890.15 K, 4742.6 °F)
Boiling Point: 4612.0 °C (4885.15 K, 8333.6 °F)
Number of Electrons / Protons: 42
Number of Neutrons: 54
Classification: Transition Metal
Color: Silverish
Crystal Structure: Cubic
Number of Energy Levels: 5
Uses: Aircraft ; Missiles

Properties

~ Sixth highest melting point of any element
~ Toxic, especially if ingested

Forms and Shapes Available

Molybdenum Bars
Molybdenum Coils
Molybdenum Foils
Molybdenum Plates
Molybdenum Powders
Molybdenum Rods
Molybdenum Sheets
Molybdenum Tubes
Molybdenum Wire

Known Tradenames

Molybdenum, Moly