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Nickel Oxide Sinter 75
Tonimet Granules
Tonimet Briquettes

Typical chemical composition

Ni Co Cu Fe S P O
Product Standard (%) ≧ 75.0 ≦ 1.5 ≦ 0.2 ≦ 1.0 ≦ 0.08
Typical Chemical Analysis (%) 76 ‒ 78 0.8 ‒ 1.2 0.10 ‒ 0.16 0.3 ‒ 0.5 0.003 ‒ 0.030 < 0.001 Bal.

Production site / Production method

Matsusaka/Fluidized roasting method

Form

Granule (Sieve mesh opening 1,700 µm, all pass)

Packaging

One-way flexible container

Main Characteristics

1

Used as nickel additive at the initial charging stage of stainless steel or other nickeliferous steel production.

2

Its 20% content of oxygen contributes to the decarburization and/or desiliconization.

3

Micronized powder can be used as pigment or glaze.

Applications

To be used as nickel additive for stainless/specialty steels.

Typical chemical composition

Ni Co Cu Fe S P O
Product Standard (%) ≧ 95.0 ≦ 1.9 ≦ 0.3 ≦ 1.0 ≦ 0.03
Typical Chemical Analysis (%) 95 ‒ 96 1.0 ‒ 1.5 0.1 ‒ 0.2 0.3 ‒ 0.6 0.006 ‒ 0.020 < 0.001 2 ‒ 4

Production site / Production method

Matsusaka/Fluidized reduction method

Form

Granule (Sieve mesh opening 1,700 µm, all pass)

Packaging

One-way flexible container

Main Characteristics

1

High nickel grade (more than 93%) and low oxygen content (approx. 3%) allow for its extensive use, regardless to chromium content, in the initial and middle charging stage.

2

It can be used in converter, electric furnace and AOD refining furnace as nickel additive for stainless steels, low alloy steels, steels for low temperature service and alloys for electronic materials.

Applications

To be used as nickel additive for stainless/specialty steels.

Typical chemical composition

Ni Co Cu Fe S P O
Product Standard (%) ≧ 92.5 ≦ 1.9 ≦ 0.3 ≦ 1.0 ≦ 0.03
Typical Chemical Analysis (%) 93 ‒ 95 1.0 ‒ 1.5 0.1 ‒ 0.2 0.3 ‒ 0.6 0.006 ‒ 0.020 < 0.001 2 ‒ 4

Production site / Production method

Matsusaka/Almond shaped granule produced by the fluidized reduction method

Form

Almond shaped briquettes (approx. 20 x 30 x 15 mm)

Packaging

One-way flexible container

Main Characteristics

1

High nickel grade (more than 93%) and low oxygen content (approx. 3%) allow for its extensive use, regardless to chromium content, in the initial and middle charging stage.

2

Designed to be used with automated charging systems such as hoppers contributing to workflow rationalization.

3

It can be used in converter, electric furnace and AOD refining furnace as nickel additive for stainless steels, low alloy steels, steels for low temperature service and alloys for electronic materials.

Applications

To be used as nickel additive for stainless/specialty steels.