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Indium (In)

Indium (In)
Wood and Metal Trading sell various rare earth metals in  the UAE. The offered products are of high quality, reliability and durability. Our managers will help you choose the right products and place an order, and  provide all the necessary advice. You will receive a comfortable full-cycle service, convenient forms of payment, low prices and a flexible system of discounts for regular customers.

Indium metal products

Indium metal used as  cover for  mirror surfaces. Most often, these are headlights of cars. Spraying more weather resistant. Semiconductor manufacturing is one of the most important applications of indium.

Grade  In-0

Chemical composition, %
Fe Ni Cu As Pb Zn Sn Cd Tl In Hg Total impurities, %
   0.00005    0.00004    0.00001    0.0001    0.0002    0.0001    0.0002    0.0001    0.0005 min   99.998    0.00004  0.002


Grade  In-00

Chemical composition, %
Fe Ni Al Cu As Pb Mg Zn Ag Sn Tl In Hg Total impurities, %
   0.00005    0.00002    0,0001    0.00001    0.00005    0.0001    0.00003    0,001    0,0001    0,0001    0,01 min   99.999    0.00002  0.001


Grade  In-000

Chemical composition, %
Fe Ni S Al Cu As Pb Se Mg Zn Bi Sn In
   0.00002    0.00002    0.00005    0.00003    0.000008    0.00005    0.00002    0.00005    0.00003    0.00002    0.00003    0.00005 min   99.9995


Grade  In-0000

Chemical composition, %
Fe Mn Ni S Al Cu As Pb Se Mg Zn Sn In
   0.00002    0.000001    0.00001    0.00005    0.00001    0.000005    0.00005    0.00002    0.00005    0.00003    0.00002    0.00003 min   99.9999

Melting point 156.7 ° С

Boiling point 2072 ° С

Density  7.362 g / cm3

Indium metal properties

Indium is the softest metal that is not an alkali metal. It is a silvery-white metal that resembles tin in appearance. It is a post-transition metal that makes up 0.21 parts per million of the Earth’s crust. Indium has a melting point higher than sodium and gallium, but lower than lithium and tin. Chemically, indium is similar to gallium and thallium, and it is largely intermediate between the two in terms of its properties. Indium was discovered in 1863 by Ferdinand Reich and Hieronymous Theodor Richter by spectroscopic methods. They named it for the indigo blue line in its spectrum. Indium was isolated the next year.

Indium is a minor component in zinc sulfide ores and is produced as a byproduct of zinc refinement. It is most notably used in the semiconductor industry, in low-melting-point metal alloys such as solders, in soft-metal high-vacuum seals, and in the production of transparent conductive coatings of indium tin oxide (ITO) on glass. Indium is considered a technology-critical element.


The price and range of indium metal products are constantly updated, so please contact our managers to place your order quickly and correctly.

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