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What does WHA stand for?

WHA stands for Tungsten Heavy Alloy (alloys used in weapons production, especially as penetrators)

This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government
  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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Tungsten Heavy Alloys are used in medical, aerospace, automotive, sports equipment, tooling and other dense applications.
Headquartered in Nashville, TN, ATI Metalworking Products produces the ATI Stellram and ATI Firth Sterling brands of tungsten-based cutting tools, abrasives, high-speed threading products, tungsten powders, tungsten carbide products, and tungsten heavy alloys.
Our zirconium, hafnium, niobium, and titanium products, nickel-based alloys, stainless alloys, tungsten heavy alloys, and other essential metallics are used in reactors and reactor vessels, steam generators, turbines, cooling towers, spent fuel transport casks, and spent fuel reprocessing and storage.