Magnesium Ribbon Anodes
Magnesium ribbon consists of an extruded ribbon of magnesium around a central galvanised steel core which ensures a uniform current and efficient electrical discharge.
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Element

Grade ASTM B843

Aluminum

0.01% max.

Manganese

0.50-1.30%

Silicon

0.05%

Copper

0.02%

Nickel

0.001%

Iron

0.03%

Magnesium

0.05%

Other Each

0.30%

Others Total

Remainder

Alloy Standard

Open Potential (-V)

Close Potential(-V)

Current Capacity

Current Efciency

ASTM B843 - M1C

1.70 ~ 1.75

1.58 ~ 1.62

500A.h/lbs

(1100A.h/kg)

50%

Current Density of Magnesium Ribbon

Seawater

732 mA/ft.

Soil

3.0 mA/ft.

Fresh Water

0.9 mA/ft.

Note

Open / Close Circuit Potential is with respect to a Saturated Calomel Reference Electrode.


Open/close circuit potential is with respect to a Saturated Calomel Reference Electrode.


Cross Section (B x A)

3/8" 3/4"

Dia. of Galvanized Steel Core

0.135"

Core Eccentricity

1/16"

Unit Weight

0.243lbs/ft.

Standard Packing

1,000 ft./Coil or cut to length

We employ rigorous internal casting and testing standards to ensure optimum life and performance of our anodes.

Third party testing is available upon request.


Testing

Chemical Composition

Anode Performance

Physical Appearance

Standards & Methods

ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System and Foundry Internal Standards of Extruded Magnesium Ribbon Anodes

ASTM B843

ASTM G97

Foundry ITP

Items

Chemical Analysis

Circuit Potential

Current Capacity

Current Efficiency

Anode Surface,

Cross Section dimension, Core Eccentricity

Equipment & Devices

Optical Emission Spectrometer OBLF QSN 750

Electrochemical Analyzer EPI 200, Reference Electrode

Calibrated Digital Measuring Devices

Length / Coil

1,000 ft. / 305m

Net Weight / Coil

243lbs / 110kg

Gross Weight / Coil

276lbs / 125kg

Packing Size (Wooden Spool)

700mm 440mm


Our magnesium ribbon is packed in coils which can be pre-cut to required lengths for easy transportation and installation.

Shipping Documents:


1. Proforma invoice
2. Packing list
3. Testing reports (Chemical Composition, Electrochemical Properties Test, Certificate of Compliance)
4. Others upon request (e.g. Certificate of Origin)


BENEFITS OF MAGNESIUM RIBBON:
1. Uniform current distribution over the ribbon anode length
2. Uniform anode consumption
3. Provides a large surface area and therefore a high current output
4. Easy to handle, ship and install
Jennings Anodes USA Inc.
Tel: +1 (281) 501 8398
Email: sales@jenningsanodes.com
Address: 3115 N Fry Rd Ste 303, Katy, TX 77449
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