MuMETAL® is our most widely known brand. MuMETAL® features extremely high magnetic permeability, which allows for very high levels of attenuation in low intensity magnetic fields.
Please refer to the MuMETAL® technical data sheet links below for chemical composition, and magnetic, physical and mechanical properties.
Highlights of MuMETAL®
Chemical: ~80% Nickel, ~15% Iron, <5% Mo, Mn, Si
Maximum Permeability: 600,000
MuMETAL® is well suited to applications where the goal is to achieve as low of a field as possible. It is the optimal alloy when trying to reach magnetic fields close to zero. It saturates in high intensity fields and can be used in combination with NETIC® to shield higher intensity fields.
Our stock MuMETAL® is Stress Annealed (stress relieved) for ease of fabrication; and must be hydrogen annealed as a final process to maximize its shielding properties. Conforms to ASTM A753 Alloy 4 (UNS N14080), and MIL-N-14411 Comp 1.
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