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Table 2 Material properties dental alloys

From: The metallurgical characteristics of non-precious alloys using Nd:YAG laser welding

Alloy Verabond 2 V Noritake super Bellabond plus
Density (g/cm3) 8.2 8.0 8.2
Vickers hardness (Hv) 373 335 200
Yield strength (MPa) 754 507 420
Elongation (%) 18 % 15 % 12 %
Tensile strength (MPa) 1021 699 560
Melting range (°C) 1290–1335 1180–1245 1325–1370
CTE(×10–6/°C) (25 °C  500 °C) 13.7 × 10–6 · K-1 13.4 × 10–6 · K-1 13.9 × 1010–6 · K-1
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