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Why does aluminum react exothermically with palladium?

  1. Mar 2, 2009 #1
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pyrotechnic_initiator
     
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  3. Mar 2, 2009 #2

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    Now THAT's an example of a very exothermic alloying reaction!
     
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