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The information contained in the KEY to METALS Database is carefully reviewed by engineers before publication and is intended to help the metallurgical professional conduct research on material properties. Although Key to Metals AG technical professionals perform continuous and multiple checks on the validity of the data, neither Key to Metals AG nor any of its affiliates around the world make any warranty, whether expressed or implied. Key to Metals AG or its affiliates assume especially no warranty as to the performance or merchantability of the database or the accuracy of the information contained herein. Key to Metals AG and all affiliates shall not be liable for any type of damages resulting from the use of this information. The user assumes all risk and liability in connection with the use of the KEY to METALS database and its information. In case of technical malfunction of the software due to unlawful intent or gross negligence of Key to Metals AG, any liability of Key to Metals AG will be limited exclusively to product replacement.
Please keep in mind that metal properties may vary significantly and can depend on the supplier and supplier's internal standards, heat treatment, dimensions and other parameters. After the metal material selection has been made, it is the user's responsibility to contact the supplier and to check material's properties and suitability for a particular application. Therefore, no warranty of fitness for a particular purpose is offered.
In addition, the physical or mechanical specifications in the database are only approximations. Therefore, maximum caution needs to be exercised in using those parameters and even then, they need to be considered as starting points, not definite values. The data is intended to help qualified engineers find relevant information while saving time and effort as they investigate the anticipated behavior of specific materials. As such, this data is to be viewed as a starting point for further, more exhaustive investigation and should not be relied upon for making definitive or final engineering, product design purchasing, or application decisions.