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Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B

, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp 157–159 | Cite as

The density and viscosity of liquid antimony

  • A. F. Crawley
  • D. R. Kiff
Process Metallurgy

Abstract

Absolute techniques have been used to determine, to a high degree of accuracy, the density and viscosity of liquid antimony. The data obtained are in reasonable agreement with previous work. Densities were measured up to about 115° above the melting point and varied linearly with temperature according to the equation p = 6.902-6.486 × 10-4t wheret is in °. Viscosities were measured up to only 70° above the melting point and about 7° below on the supercooled liquid. The viscosity results were fitted to the Andrade equation ŋν1/3 =A exp C/νT whereA and C are constants whose values were determined as 1.608 × 10-3 and 221.4, respectively.

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Metallurgical Transaction Antimony Supercooled Liquid Fundamental Physical Property Molten Salt Bath 
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© The Metallurgical of Society of AIME 1972

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. F. Crawley
    • 1
  • D. R. Kiff
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Energy, Mines, and ResourcesNon-Ferrous Metals Section, Physical Metallurgy Division, Mines BranchOttawaCanada

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