TANTALUM is a high-density, ductile metal with excellent resistance to corrosion by most acids and good high-temperature properties. This datasheet provides information on composition, physical properties, elasticity, tensile properties, and bend strength. It also includes information on high temperature performance and corrosion resistance as well as forming, heat treating, machining, and joining. Filing Code: Ta-2. Producer or source: Kawecki Berylco Industries Inc.. See also Alloy Digest Ta-10, June 1988.