xUmp.com Logo

TODAY'S COUPON: SAVE ADDITIONAL 10% OFF with coupon code: BACK2SCHOOL2019 [Expires tonight at 11:59PM. Online orders only.]
Nitinol Wire - 1ft - Image One
Share this product:

Nitinol Wire - 1ft

by xUmp.com   Item#: 16342  
List Price:$3.99
Sale Price: $2.50 /each
You Save: $1.49 (37%)
IN STOCK Ships today!
Order by 1pm PST/4pm EST.
Add to cart to see shipping prices.

QTY:
 

Nitinol (pronounced "night-in-all") is an alloy metal that stands for Nickel (Ni), Titanium (Ti), and the "NOL" stands for the Naval Ordinance Laboratory where it was discovered.  Bend it, then drop it into hot water and watch it return to its original shape!  This crystalline metal changes phase around 75°C (167°F).  You can also retrain this wire by annealing it.  First bend it into the desired shape, heat it to a dull red glow along the entire length then cool it by immersing it in water.  After cooling, the wire can be deformed but will instantly return to its newly trained shape by dunking it into hot water!  Great physics demonstration for the classroom, and even makes a fun gift for practically anyone who admires the 'magic' of science.

Features:

  • Alloy metal wire consisting of Nickel and Titanium
  • Returns to its original shape, in spite of bending, when dropped in hot water
  • Can be retrained to take on a new default shape
  • Great physics experiment for science teachers
  • Can be used by students for science fair projects
  • Wire is approximately 1 ft in length when stretched out


Age:
16 +
Box Size:
8.50 x 5.50 x 1.00 inches
21.59cm x 13.97cm x 2.54cm
Weight:
0 lb 1 oz
0.01 kg

Warning:
CHOKING HAZARD
Small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.

Customer Reviews


There are no customer reviews for this product. Be the first one to write one!

FEATURED PRODUCTS

Glass Erlenmeyer Mug - 400ml.

$14.99

Glass Erlenmeyer Mug - 400ml

This glass Erlenmeyer mug makes an excellent gift!

Black Scorpion Specimen - Large.

$14.99

Black Scorpion Specimen - Large

This black scorpion specimen is great for the classroom setting!

Hydropower Kit.

$39

Hydropower Kit

Check out this amazing renewable energy science kit featuring the wonders of hydroelectric power!

Winsco Van de Graaff Generator.

$699.99

Winsco Van de Graaff Generator

Provides the power to execute all the basic electrostatic demonstrations on an energetic and dramatic scale with up to 350,000 volts!

Snap Circuits Motion Detector.

$24.99

Snap Circuits Motion Detector

Easily assemble a working alarm motion detector!

Light Crystal Prism - Large.

$14.99

Light Crystal Prism - Large

Discover a world of kaleidoscopic effects within this perfectly clear prism of the Light Crystal!

xUmp.com Logo


Join our tribe:

SIGN-UP & SAVE

Sign-up for our weekly discounts and promotions email newsletter.



xUmp.com Catalog

CATALOG

View xUmp science supplies catalog

At xUmp.com, we are passionate about science. We believe in hands-on learning and making science fun. - Anton Skorucak, Physicist and Founder

At xUmp.com you will find a large selection of scientific products carefully curated by real scientists and educators. We sell everything from educational toys, teacher supplies for science classroom, lab equipment, science toys, science fair supplies, classroom equipment, chemistry glassware, chemistry lab equipment, physics demos, electronics supplies, robots, science kits to geeky science gifts.