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Chemical Composition
Element
Cu(1,2,3)Ag(4)
(1) Oxygen and trace elements may vary depending on the process. (2) This is a high conductivity copper which has, in the annealed condition a minimum conductivity of 100% IACS. (3) Cu value includes Ag. (4) Ag 0.054% min is the equivelant of, Ag 16 Troy Oz min.
Min (%)99.900.054
Mechanical Properties*
Form
Temper
Temper Code
Tensile Strength
(ksi)
YS-0.5% Ext
(ksi)
Elongation
(%)
Rockwell B scale
Rockwell F scale
Rockwell 30T scale
Shear Strength
(ksi)
Section Size
(in)
Cold Work
(%)
Flat Products1/2 HardH0242   Typ
36   Typ
14   Typ
40   Typ
84   Typ
50   Typ
26   Typ
0.04
1/4 HardH0138   Typ
30   Typ
25   Typ
25   Typ
70   Typ
36   Typ
25   Typ
0.04
H0138   Typ
30   Typ
35   Typ
25   Typ
70   Typ
25   Typ
0.25
1/8 HardH0036   Typ
28   Typ
30   Typ
10   Typ
60   Typ
25   Typ
25   Typ
0.04
H0036   Typ
28   Typ
40   Typ
10   Typ
60   Typ
25   Typ
0.25
As Hot RolledM2032   Typ
10   Typ
50   Typ
40   Typ
22   Typ
0.25
M2034   Typ
10   Typ
45   Typ
45   Typ
23   Typ
0.04
Extra SpringH1057   Typ
53   Typ
4   Typ
62   Typ
95   Typ
64   Typ
29   Typ
0.04
HardH0450   Typ
45   Typ
12   Typ
50   Typ
90   Typ
28   Typ
0.25
H0450   Typ
45   Typ
6   Typ
50   Typ
90   Typ
57   Typ
28   Typ
0.04
H0445   Typ
40   Typ
20   Typ
45   Typ
85   Typ
26   Typ
1
Nominal Grain Size 0.025 mmOS02534   Typ
11   Typ
45   Typ
45   Typ
23   Typ
0.04
Nominal Grain Size 0.050 mmOS05032   Typ
10   Typ
50   Typ
40   Typ
22   Typ
0.25
SpringH0855   Typ
50   Typ
4   Typ
60   Typ
94   Typ
63   Typ
29   Typ
0.04
RodAs Hot RolledM2032   Typ
10   Typ
55   Typ
40   Typ
22   Typ
1
HardH0455   Typ
50   Typ
10   Typ
60   Typ
94   Typ
29   Typ
0.2540
H0445   Typ
40   Typ
20   Typ
45   Typ
85   Typ
26   Typ
216
H0448   Typ
44   Typ
16   Typ
47   Typ
87   Typ
27   Typ
135
Nominal Grain Size 0.050 mmOS05032   Typ
10   Typ
55   Typ
40   Typ
22   Typ
1
ShapesAs Hot ExtrudedM3032   Typ
10   Typ
50   Typ
40   Typ
22   Typ
0.5
As Hot RolledM2032   Typ
10   Typ
50   Typ
40   Typ
22   Typ
0.5
HardH0440   Typ
32   Typ
30   Typ
35   Typ
26   Typ
0.515
Nominal Grain Size 0.050 mmOS05032   Typ
10   Typ
50   Typ
40   Typ
22   Typ
0.5
WireHardH0455   Typ
1.5   Typ
29   Typ
0.08
Nominal Grain Size 0.050 mmOS05035   Typ
35   Typ
24   Typ
0.08
SpringH0866   Typ
1.5   Typ
33   Typ
0.08
* Measured at room temperature, 68°F (20°C).
Physical Properties
(1) Actual value is .321 - .323.
(2) Actual value is 8.89 - 8.94.
Melting Point - Liquidus°F1980
Densitylb/cu in. at 68°F0.323(1)
Specific Gravity8.89(2)
Electrical Conductivity% IACS at 68°F100
Thermal ConductivityBtu/ sq ft/ ft hr/ °F at 68°F224
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion 68-57210⁻⁶ per °F (68 – 572°F)9.8
Specific Heat CapacityBtu/ lb /°F at 68°F0.092
Modulus of Elasticity in Tensionksi17000
Modulus of Rigidityksi6400
Fabrication Properties
Technique Suitability
SolderingExcellent
BrazingGood
Oxyacetylene WeldingNot Recommended
Gas Shielded Arc WeldingFair
Coated Metal Arc WeldingNot Recommended
Spot WeldNot Recommended
Seam WeldNot Recommended
Butt WeldGood
Capacity for Being Cold WorkedExcellent
Capacity for Being Hot FormedExcellent
Forgeability Rating65
Machinability Rating20
Common Fabrication Processes
  • Blanking
  • Coining
  • Coppersmithing
  • Drawing
  • Etching
  • Forming and Bending
  • Heading and Upsetting
  • Hot Forging and Pressing
  • Piercing and Punching
  • Roll Threading and Knurling
  • Shearing
  • Spinning
  • Squeezing and Swaging
  • Stamping
    
Thermal Properties
Treatment Minimum* Maximum*
* Temperature is measured in Fahrenheit.
Annealing9001400
Hot Treatment14001600
Typical uses
Product Category Product Reason Category Reason
AutomotiveGasketsForming CharacteristicsFormability
GasketsMechanical PropertiesDuctility
Radiator and Heat Exchanger FinsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Radiator and Heat Exchanger FinsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Radiator and Heat Exchanger FinsForming CharacteristicsFormability
Radiator and Heat Exchanger FinsSoftening ResistanceResistance to Softening
Radiator and Heat Exchanger FinsSolderabilitySolderability
RadiatorsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
RadiatorsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
RadiatorsCreep PropertiesCreep Resistant
RadiatorsSolderabilitySolderability
ElectricalBus BarsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Bus BarsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Bus BarsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Bus BarsSolderabilitySolderability
Commutator Bars and SegmentsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Commutator Bars and SegmentsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Commutator Bars and SegmentsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Commutator Bars and SegmentsCreep PropertiesCreep Resistant
Commutator Bars and SegmentsSoftening ResistanceResistance to Softening
Conductivity WireConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Conductivity WireConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Conductivity WireCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
ContactsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
ContactsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
ContactsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
ContactsSolderabilitySolderability
Fuse ClipsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Fuse ClipsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Fuse ClipsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Fuse ClipsSoftening ResistanceResistance to Softening
Generator CoilsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Generator CoilsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Generator CoilsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Generator CoilsCreep PropertiesCreep Resistant
Generator CoilsSoftening ResistanceResistance to Softening
Radio PartsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Radio PartsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Radio PartsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Radio PartsSolderabilitySolderability
SwitchesConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
SwitchesConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
SwitchesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
SwitchesSolderabilitySolderability
TerminalsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
TerminalsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
TerminalsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
TerminalsSolderabilitySolderability
WindingsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
WindingsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
WindingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
IndustrialCasting MoldsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Casting MoldsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Casting MoldsForming CharacteristicsFormability
Casting MoldsSoftening ResistanceResistance to Softening
Chemical Process EquipmentCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Clad MetalsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Clad MetalsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Clad MetalsMechanical PropertiesVery High Strength
Printed Circuit FoilConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Printed Circuit FoilConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Printed Circuit FoilCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Printed Circuit FoilSolderabilitySolderability
Printing RollsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Printing RollsForming CharacteristicsFormability
Applicable Specifications
Form Sub-Form Specific Sub-Form Temper Application System Standard Description
ASTMB224Standard Classification of Coppers
BarSAEJ461WROUGHT AND CAST COPPER ALLOYS
SAEJ463WROUGHT COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS
Brazing Filler MetalFEDERALQQ-B-650BRAZING ALLOY, COPPER, COPPER-ZINC, AND COPPER-PHOSPHORUS
PlateSAEJ461WROUGHT AND CAST COPPER ALLOYS
SAEJ463WROUGHT COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS
Refinery ShapesASTMB5HIGH CONDUCTIVITY TOUGH-PITCH COPPER REFINERY SHAPES
Rod, Bar & ShapesASTMB187/B187MCOPPER BUS BAR, ROD AND SHAPES
SheetSAEJ461WROUGHT AND CAST COPPER ALLOYS
SAEJ463WROUGHT COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS
StripSAEJ461WROUGHT AND CAST COPPER ALLOYS
SAEJ463WROUGHT COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS
WireHard DrawnHard DrawnASTMB1HARD-DRAWN COPPER WIRE
TrollyASTMB116FIGURE 9 DEEP-SECTION GROOVED AND FIGURE 8 COPPER TROLLEY WIRE FOR INDUSTRIAL HAULAGE
StrandedASTMB172ROPE-LAY-STANDARD CONDUCTORS WITH BUNCH STRANDED MEMBERS
StrandedASTMB173ROPE-LAY-STRANDED CONDUCTORS WITH CONCENTRIC STRANDED MEMBERS
StrandedASTMB174BUNCH-STRANDED CONDUCTORS
Coated With Lead AlloyASTMB189LEAD-COATED AND LEAD ALLOY COATED SOFT COPPER WIRE FOR ELECTRICAL PURPOSES
Hard DrawnMedium Hard-drawn Electrical WireASTMB2MEDIUM-HARD DRAWN COPPER WIRE
StrandedASTMB226CORED, ANNULAR, CONCENTRIC-LAY-STRANDED COPPER CONDUCTORS
StrandedASTMB229CONCENTRIC-LAY-STRANDED COPPER AND COPPER-CLAD STEEL COMPOSITE CONDUCTORS
Coated With TinASTMB246TINNED HARD-DRAWN AND MEDIUM HARD-DRAWN COPPER WIRE FOR ELECTRICAL PURPOSES
StrandedASTMB286COPPER CONDUCTORS FOR HOOKUP WIRE IN ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT
Coated With SilverASTMB298SILVER-COATED SOFT OR ANNEALED COPPER WIRE
Coated With TinASTMB33TINNED SOFT OR ANNEALED COPPER WIRE FOR ELECTRICAL PURPOSES
Coated With NickelASTMB355NICKEL-COATED SOFT OR ANNEALED COPPER WIRE
TrollyASTMB47COPPER TROLLEY WIRE
StrandedASTMB470BONDED COPPER CONDUCTORS FOR USE IN HOOKUP WIRE FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT
StrandedASTMB496COMPACT ROUND CONCENTRIC-LAY-STRANDED COPPER CONDUCTORS
StrandedASTMB8CONCENTRIC-LAY-STRANDED COPPER CONDUCTORS, HARD, MEDIUM-HARD OR SOFT
StrandedFEDERALQQ-B-575BRAID, WIRE (COPPER, TIN-COATED OR SILVER-COATED, TUBULAR OR FLAT)
Hard DrawnHard DrawnFEDERALQQ-W-343WIRE, ELECTRICAL (UNINSULATED)
Hard DrawnMedium Hard-drawn Electrical WireFEDERALQQ-W-343WIRE, ELECTRICAL (UNINSULATED)
Corrosion Properties

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