Metals, Alloys and Ores

Important Alloys

Alloy Combination of
DuraluminAluminium and Copper
BrassCopper and Zinc
BronzeCopper and Tin
InvarIron and Nickel
Stainless steelIron, Chromium and Nickel
German SilverCopper, Nickel and Zinc
GunmetalCopper, Tin and Zinc
SolderLead and Tin
ElectrumGold and Silver
ConstantanCopper and Nickel
ManganinCopper, Manganese and Nickel
Manganin is a trademarked name.

Ores of Metals

Metal Ore
AluminiumBauxite
BerylliumBeryl
ChromiumChromite
CobaltCobaltite
CopperBornite, Chalcocite
GoldQuartz
IronMagnetite
LeadGalena
ManganesePyrolusite
MercuryCinnabar
NickelPentlandite
TinCasseterite
TungstenWolframite, Scheelite
SilverArgentite
UraniumUraninite
ZincSphalerite