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Chemical Composition
Element
Cu(1,2,3)PTe
(1) Includes Te + P. (2) Includes oxygen-free or deoxidized grades with deoxidizers (such as phosphorus boron lithium or others in an amount agreed upon. (3) Cu value includes Ag.
Min (%)99.900.0040.40
Max (%)0.0120.7
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)
Torsion Modulus
(ksi)
Ultimate Tensile Strength in Shear
(ksi)
Section Size
(in)
Cold Work
(%)
Rod1/2 HardH0238   Min for Standard
40   Min for Standard
18   Typ
43   Typ
26   Typ
0.2520
H0238   Min for Standard
30   Min for Standard
8   Min for Standard
.0625
H0242   Typ
40   Typ
25   Typ
42   Typ
25   Typ
120
H0238   Min for Standard
30   Min for Standard
12   Min for Standard
.25
H0242   Typ
40   Typ
25   Typ
25   Typ
1
H0242   Typ
39   Typ
35   Typ
25   Typ
2
H0243   Typ
40   Typ
20   Typ
26   Typ
0.5
H0243   Typ
40   Typ
18   Typ
26   Typ
0.24
H0242   Typ
39   Typ
35   Typ
25   Typ
215
H0243   Typ
40   Typ
20   Typ
43   Typ
50   Typ
26   Typ
0.520
1/8 HardH0038   Typ
30   Typ
26   Typ
36   Typ
44   Typ
25   Typ
0.56
HardH0453   Typ
49   Typ
10   Typ
29   Typ
0.24
H0448   Typ
44   Typ
15   Typ
48   Typ
27   Typ
0.535
H0448   Typ
44   Typ
20   Typ
27   Typ
1
H0453   Typ
49   Typ
10   Typ
54   Typ
29   Typ
0.2545
H0448   Typ
44   Typ
20   Typ
48   Typ
27   Typ
6.4   Typ
135
H0448   Typ
44   Typ
15   Typ
27   Typ
0.5
Nominal Grain Size 0.015 mmOS01533   Typ
11   Typ
46   Typ
22   Typ
0.5
OS01533   Typ
11   Typ
46   Typ
43   Typ
22   Typ
0.5
Nominal Grain Size 0.050 mmOS05032   Typ
10   Typ
50   Typ
22   Typ
1
OS05032   Typ
10   Typ
50   Typ
40   Typ
22   Typ
1
TubeLight Drawn, Light Cold RolledH5540   Typ
32   Typ
20   Typ
35   Typ
24   Typ
0.06515
Nominal Grain Size 0.050 mmOS05032   Typ
10   Typ
40   Typ
40   Typ
22   Typ
0.065
Wire1/2 HardH0251   Typ
41   Typ
6   Typ
27   Typ
0.08
1/8 HardH0038   Typ
30   Typ
20   Typ
25   Typ
0.08
HardH0456   Typ
51   Typ
3   Typ
30   Typ
0.08
Nominal Grain Size 0.035 mmOS03533   Typ
11   Typ
40   Typ
22   Typ
0.08
* Measured at room temperature, 68°F (20°C).
Physical Properties
Melting Point - Liquidus°F1976
Melting Point - Solidus°F1924
Densitylb/cu in. at 68°F0.323
Specific Gravity8.94
Electrical Conductivity% IACS at 68°F93
Thermal ConductivityBtu/ sq ft/ ft hr/ °F at 68°F205
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion 68-21210⁻⁶ per °F (68 – 212°F)9.5
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion 68-39210⁻⁶ per °F (68 – 392°F)9.7
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion 68-57210⁻⁶ per °F (68 – 572°F)9.9
Specific Heat CapacityBtu/ lb /°F at 68°F0.092
Modulus of Elasticity in Tensionksi17000
Modulus of Rigidityksi6400
Fabrication Properties
Technique Suitability
SolderingExcellent
BrazingGood
Oxyacetylene WeldingFair
Gas Shielded Arc WeldingFair
Coated Metal Arc WeldingNot Recommended
Spot WeldNot Recommended
Seam WeldNot Recommended
Butt WeldFair
Capacity for Being Cold WorkedGood
Capacity for Being Hot FormedGood
Forgeability Rating65
Machinability Rating85
Common Fabrication Processes
  • Cold - Drawing, machining, moderate cold heading
  • Hot - Extrusion, forging (closed die only)
    
Thermal Properties
Treatment Minimum* Maximum*
* Temperature is measured in Fahrenheit.
Annealing8001200
Hot Treatment14001600
Typical uses
Product Category Product Reason Category Reason
ArchitectureFire ProtectionConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Fire ProtectionCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Fire ProtectionMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
ElectricalElectrical ConnectorsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Electrical ConnectorsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Electrical ConnectorsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Electrical ConnectorsMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
Motor PartsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Motor PartsMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
Soldering CopperConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Soldering CopperConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Soldering CopperCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Soldering CopperMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
Soldering CopperSoftening ResistanceResistance to Thermal Softening
Switch PartsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Switch PartsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Switch PartsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Switch PartsMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
Transistor BasesConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Transistor BasesConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Transistor BasesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Transistor BasesMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
IndustrialForgingsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
ForgingsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
ForgingsMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
ForgingsSoftening ResistanceResistance to Thermal Softening
Furnace Brazed ArticlesConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Furnace Brazed ArticlesConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Furnace Brazed ArticlesMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
Furnace Brazed ArticlesSoftening ResistanceResistance to Thermal Softening
Screw Machine ProductsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Screw Machine ProductsMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
Soldering TipsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Soldering TipsSoftening ResistanceResistance to Thermal Softening
Welding Torch TipsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Welding Torch TipsMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
Welding Torch TipsSoftening ResistanceResistance to Softening
PlumbingFixturesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
FixturesForming CharacteristicsFormability
FixturesMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
Plumbing FittingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Plumbing FittingsForming CharacteristicsFormability
Plumbing FittingsMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
Sprinkler HeadsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Sprinkler HeadsMachining CharacteristicsMachinability
Applicable Specifications
Form Sub-Form System Standard Description
ASTMB224Standard Classification of Coppers
BarForgingsASTMB124/B124MCOPPER AND COPPER-ALLOY FORGING ROD, BAR AND SHAPES
ASTMB301/B301MFREE-CUTTING COPPER ROD AND BAR
Brazing Filler MetalFEDERALQQ-B-650BRAZING ALLOY, COPPER, COPPER-ZINC, AND COPPER-PHOSPHORUS
DieForgingsASTMB283/B283MCOPPER AND COPPER ALLOY DIE FORGINGS (HOT PRESSED)
FittingASMEB16.22WROUGHT COPPER AND COPPER ALLOY SOLDER-JOINT PRESSURE FITTINGS
RodForgingsASTMB124/B124MCOPPER AND COPPER-ALLOY FORGING ROD, BAR AND SHAPES
ASTMB301/B301MFREE-CUTTING COPPER ROD AND BAR
SAEJ461WROUGHT AND CAST COPPER ALLOYS
SAEJ463WROUGHT COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS
ShapesForgingsASTMB124/B124MCOPPER AND COPPER-ALLOY FORGING ROD, BAR AND SHAPES
ASTMB216REFINERY SHAPES, TOUGH-PITCH FIRE-REFINED
ASTMB301/B301MFREE-CUTTING COPPER ROD AND BAR
WireASTMB301/B301MFREE-CUTTING COPPER ROD AND BAR
Corrosion Properties

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