Typical Properties for Common Materials

Note that some properties vary considerably with varying alloys. If it's critical, check the datasheet!

Material Density (kg/m3) CTE (ppm/°C) Melting Point (°C) Boiling Point (°C) Young's Modulus (Pa) Thermal Conductivity (W / m·K)
Aluminium 2700 23.8 659 2467 68.9×109 204
Brass 8550 18.5 900–1000 2300 102×109–125×109 105
Bronze 8150 17.5 900 2300 96×109–120×109 46
Copper 8960 16.8 1083 2595 117×109 384
Graphite 2260 7.8 3550 4800 4.1×109–27.6×109 168
Lead 11300 29 327.4 1751 14×109 34.7
Magnesium 1740 26 650 1120 45×109 172
Nickel 8910 13 1455 2730 170×109 59
Tin 7290 23 231.9 2687 47×109 65.7
Titanium 4500 8.2 1670 3280 102×109 15.5
Tungsten 19270 4.5 3390 5500 405×109 130
Steel 7900 12 1500 2500 190×109–215×109 48–58
Austenitic Stainless 8030 17.3 1455 190×109–203×109 16.3
Martensitic Stainless 7750 9.9 1530 190×109–210×109 24.9
Zinc 7130 29 419.5 907 90×109–110×109 113