Niobium Applications

Niobium (Columbium) combination of strength, melting point, resistance to chemical attack makes this metal applicable in for numerous applications for a variety of industries.  Listed below are examples.

  • Capacitors
  • Nuclear reactors
  • Optics
  • Shell and tube heat exchangers
  • Steel additive
  • Superconducting magnets
  • Thermowells

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