Beryllium

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Beryllium is a chemical element with an atomic number of 4. It is primarily used as a hardening agent in alloys, most notably beryllium copper. Commercial use of beryllium metal presents technical challenges due to the toxicity (especially by inhalation) of beryllium-containing dusts.

 

General
Atomic number:   4
Symbol:   Be
Atomic weight:   9.0122
Boiling Point (C):   2770
Melting Point (C):   1277
Density:   1.85
heatVapor:   73.9
heatFusion:   2.8
Electrical Conductivity:   .25
Thermal Conductivity:   .38
Specific Heat Capacity:   .45

 

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