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Title: Method of manufacturing superconductor wire

A method for forming Nb.sub.3Sn superconducting wire is provided. The method employs a powder-in-tube process using a high-tin intermetallic compound, such as MnSn.sub.2, for producing the Nb.sub.3Sn. The use of a high-tin intermetallic compound enables the process to perform hot extrusion without melting the high-tin intermetallic compound. Alternatively, the method may entail drawing the wire without hot extrusion.
Inventors:
Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1159839
Assignee:
Supramagnetics, Inc. (Plantsville, CT) CHO
Patent Number(s):
8,832,926
Application Number:
12/537,301
Contract Number:
FG02-06ER84482
Research Org:
Supramagnetics, Inc., Plantsville, CT (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE

Other works cited in this record:

Multifilamentary superconducting composites
journal, February 1971

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