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Nickel Iron (Ni/Fe) Sputtering Targets

Nickel Iron (Ni/Fe) Sputtering Targets Overview

Our comprehensive offering of sputtering targets, evaporation sources and other deposition materials is listed by material throughout the website. Below you will find budgetary pricing for sputtering targets and deposition materials per your requirements. Actual prices may vary due to market fluctuations. To speak to someone directly about current pricing or for a quote on sputtering targets and other deposition products not listed, please click here.

Nickel Iron (Ni/Fe) General Information

Nickel is a hard, lustrous, silvery-white metal. It has a density of 8.91 g/cc, a melting point of 1,453°C, and a vapor pressure of 10-4 Torr at 1,262°C. Iron is soft, gray, and metallic. It has a density of 7.86 g/cc, a melting point of 1,535°C, and a vapor pressure of 10-4 Torr at 1,180°C. The theoretical density of the nickel/iron 81/19 WT% alloy is 8.7 g/cc. Iron is very reactive with air, forming rust spots that flake off, exposing clean surfaces susceptible to oxidation. Nickel and iron are the most common elements in the earth's core and two of the most widely used metals in modern industry. Both elements are ferromagnetic, ductile, and conductors of heat and electricity. Naturally occurring nickel/iron alloys are often found in meteorites. Nickel/iron alloys are often evaporated in vacuum to form films in the production of semiconductors and magnetic storage media.

Nickel Iron (Ni/Fe) Specifications

Material TypeNickel/Iron †
SymbolNi/Fe
Theoretical Density (g/cc)8.7
FerromagneticMagnetic Material
Z Ratio**1.00

** The z-ratio is unknown. Therefore, we recommend using 1.00 or an experimentally determined value. Please click here for instructions on how to determine this value.

Z-Factors

Empirical Determination of Z-Factor

Unfortunately, Z Factor and Shear Modulus are not readily available for many materials. In this case, the Z-Factor can also be determined empirically using the following method:

  • Deposit material until Crystal Life is near 50%, or near the end of life, whichever is sooner.
  • Place a new substrate adjacent to the used quartz sensor.
  • Set QCM Density to the calibrated value; Tooling to 100%
  • Zero thickness
  • Deposit approximately 1000 to 5000 A of material on the substrate.
  • Use a profilometer or interferometer to measure the actual substrate film thickness.
  • Adjust the Z Factor of the instrument until the correct thickness reading is shown.

Another alternative is to change crystals frequently and ignore the error. The graph below shows the % Error in Rate/Thickness from using the wrong Z Factor. For a crystal with 90% life, the error is negligible for even large errors in the programmed versus actual Z Factor.

Note:
  • Ferromagnetic materials require additional consideration when selecting configuration/ thickness. High strength magnets or thinner targets may be required. Bonding these materials creates additional concerns due to the increase in distance from the magnets. Contact your magnetron sputter cathode supplier or reference your equipment manual for additional information. For more information on TORUS sputter source and target sizes, click here.

SDS
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Ordering Table

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Material Description Size Purity Compatible Guns Part Number Price In Stock Add To Cart
Material Description Size Purity Compatible Guns Part Number Price In Stock Add To Cart
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.5% PURE, 1.00" DIAMETER X 0.0625" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 1.00" Dia. x 0.063" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.5% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE251A1 P.O.R. Contact KJLC for Availability
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.95% PURE, 1.00" DIAMETER X 0.125" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 1.00" Dia. x 0.125" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.95% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE351A2 $143.00 Contact KJLC for Availability
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.95% PURE, 1.00" DIAMETER X 0.250" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 1.00" Dia. x 0.250" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.95% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE351A4 P.O.R. Contact KJLC for Availability
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.5% PURE, 2.00" DIAMETER X 0.0625" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 2.00" Dia. x 0.063" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.5% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE252A1 $118.00 In Stock
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.5% PURE, 2.00" DIAMETER X 0.125" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 2.00" Dia. x 0.125" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.5% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE252A2 $184.00 Contact KJLC for Availability
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.95% PURE, 2.00" DIAMETER X 0.125" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 2.00" Dia. x 0.125" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.95% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE352A2 $199.00 In Stock
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.95% PURE, 2.00" DIAMETER X 0.25" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 2.00" Dia. x 0.250" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.95% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE352A4 $220.00 Contact KJLC for Availability
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.5% PURE, 3.00" DIAMETER X 0.0625" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 3.00" Dia. x 0.063" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.5% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE253A1 $220.00 Contact KJLC for Availability
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.5% PURE, 3.00" DIAMETER X 0.125" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 3.00" Dia. x 0.125" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.5% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE253A2 $255.00 Contact KJLC for Availability
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.95% PURE, 3.00" DIAMETER x 0.125" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 3.00" Dia. x 0.125" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.95% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE353A2 $296.00 Contact KJLC for Availability
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.95% PURE, 3.00" DIAMETER x 0.250" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 3.00" Dia. x 0.250" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.95% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE353A4 $316.00 Contact KJLC for Availability
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.5% PURE, 4.00" DIAMETER X 0.0625" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 4.00" Dia. x 0.063" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.5% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE254A1 P.O.R. In Stock
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.5% PURE, 4.00" DIAMETER X 0.125" THICK, +/-0.010" ALL 4.00" Dia. x 0.125" Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.5% Consult Sputter Gun Manual EJTNIFE254A2 P.O.R. Contact KJLC for Availability
Nickel Iron NICKEL/IRON TARGET, Ni/Fe 81/19 WT%, 99.95% PURE, 57MM DIAMETER X 1MM THICK, +/-0.25MM DIA, +/-0.1MM THICKNESS 57mm Dia. x 1mm Thick
Nickel Iron (81/19 wt%)
99.95% KJL81082 P.O.R. Contact KJLC for Availability
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