Titanium Ti-6Al-4V, Grade 5, ( STA )
Density: 4,43 G/cm3
Tensile Strength, Yield: 1100 Mpa
Tensile Strength, Ultimate: 1170 Mpa
Elongation at Break: 10%
Hardness, Rockwell C: 41
Solution Temperature: 900-955oC
Ageing Temperature: 540oC
The Grade 5, Ti-6Al-4V alloy is a very popular material in the sport of fighting robots.
Some say that it has poor shear strength and surface wear properties, but it has also been said that this alloy is one of the best materials in the world. At least when it comes to building bots.
Applications: Bolts and other fasteners, discs, hubs, biomedical implants, and various other components.