Cupronickel (also known as copper-nickel) is an
Due to the specific properties of nickel and copper alloys, they are applied in various domains of industry e.g. coin and medal minting, armaments manufacture, desalination materials, marine engineering, and extensively used in the chemical, petrochemical and electrical industries.
Cupronickel is highly resistant to corrosion in
Another common use of cupronickel is in silver-coloured modern-circulated
Aside from the terms cupronickel and copper-nickel, several other terms have been used to describe the material: the tradenames Alpaka or Alpacca, Argentan Minargent, and the