An Nb5Sn2Ga single crystal was grown for the first time from the melt of Nb, Sn and Ga by a slow cooling method. The crystal structure was tetragonal (space group (Formula presented.)) and isostructural with Nb5Sn2Si. This material exhibited superconductivity at T5=1.75 K.
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