Accession Number:

ADD008736

Title:

Gold Based Compounds for Electrical Contact Materials.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-04-27

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

Gold-based intermetallic compounds suitable as a contact material for electrical contacts are presented. The gold-based electrical compounds are selected from a group consisting of Au4In, Au10Sn, and AuPd or from intermetallic compounds having an ordered hexagonal crystal structure and of the type AunX where n is at least 3. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE