paramagnetic alloy

paramagnetic alloy

[¦par·ə·mag′ned·ik ′al‚ȯi]
(metallurgy)
An alloy whose permeability is slightly greater than that of vacuum and is independent of the magnetic field strength, such as intermetallic compounds of nickel and titanium.
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Patented and manufac- tured by Rolex in an exclusive paramagnetic alloy, it is up to 10 times more precise than a traditional hairspring in case of shocks.
Crafted from a paramagnetic alloy, it is unaffected by magnetic fields and up to 10 times more resistant to shocks.