Details : Item 215

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Alkali metals
Alkaline earth metal
Transition metals I
Transition metals II
Transition metals III
Transition metals IV
Post-transition metal
Metalloid
Diatomic non-metal
Noble gas
Other

Famille : Transition metals I/6
Vanadium
Symbol: V, phase : solid, blue-silver-grey metal. The
1st large-scale industrial use of vanadium was in the
steel alloy chassis of the Ford Model T. Used as dietary
supplement by body-builders, with no proven efficiency..
Properties
Atomic number23
Atomic weight50.9415
Melting point (K)2183
Boiling point (K)3680
Speed of sound (m/s)4560
Discovery1801 (A. M. del Rio)