UNS N06601

With the addition of aluminum, Inconel 601 has outstanding resistance to oxidation and other forms of high temperature corrosion. It also has high mechanical properties at elevated temperatures. Used for industrial furnaces, heat-treating equipment such as baskets, muffles and retorts, petrochemical and other process equipment, and gas turbine components.  Inconel wire cloth is commonly used for heat treat fixtures, baskets and trays.

Inconel® 601 Fact Sheet

Composition[Ni 58.0-63.0%, Cr 21.0-25.0%, Al 1.0-1.7%, Fe rem]
SpecificationsASTM B166, AMS 5715
Density0.293 lbs/in³
Tensile Strength110 Kpsi*
Melt2494° F
Max. Operating Temperature2100° F

* Tensile strength and elongation are for annealed 0.012″ wire diameter. Please note that material performance data is provided a reference guide only… There are many factors involved in wire cloth performance, so please consult with an experienced engineer before choosing the metal best suited for your unique needs!


Inconel 601 Commonly Available Items

Wire Diameter
Open Area
Roll Width
Price / Sq. Ft.*
2 x 20.072"0.4280"73.3%48"$41.65
5 x 50.041"0.1590"63.2%50.38"$43.00
10 x 100.047"0.0530"28.1%48.75"$108.65
24 x 240.014"0.0277"44.2%54"$31.73
30 x 30
30 x 32
0.014"0.0193" x 0.0173"32.05%48"$23.90
35 x 350.014"0.0146"26.1%48"$45.69

* Price per square foot as well as availability are subject to change, additional changes may apply.  There is a minimum order charge of $250.00 with a minimum line item charge of $125.00, smallest cut from a stock roll is 6″ x roll width.  Twilled = Twilled weave.

Note that we weave wire mesh, so many other specs can be woven per request.

People who view this page are often interested in Inconel 600 wire cloth as well.

Inconel 601® is a registered trademark name of Inco Companies.