TRD Specialties, Inc.Chrome Steel Balls, 52100
Home Page for Precision Ball CompanyContact Us for a Precision Ball Estimate
Home Page for Ball Info
Precision Ball Products
Ball Company Info
Contact Us for a Free Quote
302 Stainless Steel Balls, 304 Stainless Steel Balls, 316 Stainless Steel Balls, 440C Stainless Steel Balls, Aluminum Balls, Beryllium Copper Balls, Brass Balls, Ceramic Balls, Copper Balls, Chrome Steel Balls, Hastelloy Balls, Inconel Balls, Monel 400 Balls, K-Monel Balls, Niobium Balls, Optical Glass Balls, Tantalum Balls, Titanium Balls, Tungsten Carbide Balls, Tool Steel Balls

Tungsten Carbide Balls

Tungsten Carbide Balls

Tungsten carbide balls are used in variety of applications that require extreme hardness and wear resistance. They are used in such applications as ball screws, bearings, check valves, pumps and flow meters. They are also used for inspection tools, gauging, and comparative checking. Tungsten carbide itself is practically inert; any attack is usually on the binder. Since other materials are less expensive, the selection of tungsten carbide solely for corrosion resistance is usually not justified. In severely corrosive conditions, carbides with more resistant binder formulation can be supplied.

Tungsten Carbide Ball Material Analysis
Tungsten Carbide 93.5-94.5%
Cobalt 5.5-6.5%

Tungsten Carbide Ball Mechanical Properties
Ultimate Tensile Strength 220 Kpsi nominal
Ultimate Compressive Strength 750-790 Kpsi
Transverse Rupture Strength 320-365 Kpsi
Modulus of Elasticity 92,000-93,000 Kpsi
Poison's Ratio 0.26
Maximum Useful Temperature 800F
Magnetic Properties Slightly Magnetic
Specific Gravity 15.00 nominal
Density Approx. 0.54 lbs/cubic inch

NOTE: We also offer Tungsten Carbide balls with 6% (percent) Nickel Binder.

Need more info on Tungsten Carbide balls?
FREE Ball Estimate


Other Ball Types that TRD Provides: