Nickel 600 Tube / AMS 5580

Technical Data Sheet


Chemical Composition Limits
Weight% Ni Cr Fe C M S Si Cu Co Cb Ti Al
Nickel 600
AMS 5580
72 min 14-17 6-10 0.15 max 1.0 max 0.015 max 0.50 max 0.50 max 1.00 max 1.00 max 0.50 max 0.35 max

Alloy 600 (UNS N06600) is a nickel-chromium alloy with good oxidation resistance at high temperatures and resistance to chloride-ion stress corrosion cracking corrosion by high-purity water, and caustic corrosion. Used for furnace components, in chemical and food processing, in nuclear engineering and for the sparking electrodes.

Typical Mechanical Properties


Material Form and Condition Tensile Strength Mpa Yield Strength (0.2% Offset) MPa Elongation %
Alloy 600 tube Cold drawn Annealed 552-655 241-310 30-40

Alloy 600 is available in Capillary tube, Instrument tube, Precision tube and Hydraulic tube. Alloy 600 can also be supplied in Coiled Tube with a seamless and welded execution. For all stock availability contact Sales.

Alloy 600 Tube is available the following size ranges.

Outside Diameter - 0.25mm (0.010") up to 16.00mm (0.625")
Wall - 0.05mm (0.002") up to 1.00mm (0.040")
Straight Lengths - 1.00mm (0.040") up to 5000.00mm (197")
Coils Lengths - 5 Metres to 15 Metres
Standard Tolerance - OD &ID +/-0.03mm (0.0012")
  - Wall +/- 10%
Tight Tolerance - OD&ID +/- 0.015mm (0.0006")
  - Wall +/-3%
Some thin wall tubes up to 25.40 mm (1.000") can be supplied.


UNS N06600
Alloy 600
AMS 5580 - Seamless Tube
Wst 2.4816
Inconel 600 ®

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