NIKROTHAL 6 is a nickel-chromium-iron electrical-resistance alloy for use in appliances and industrial furnaces. Its maximum recommended operating temperature is 1125 C (2055 F). It is highly suitable for heating elements in domestic appliances. This datasheet provides information on composition, physical properties, and elasticity. It also includes information on corrosion resistance as well as forming, heat treating, machining, and joining. Filing Code: Ni-265. Producer or source: The Kanthal Corporation. Originally published October 1980, revised February 1981.