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Chemical Composition
Element
Cu(1)PbSnZnFeAs
(1) Cu + Sum of Named Elements 99.6% min.
Min (%)59.00.500.02
Max (%)62.00.201.0Rem0.100.06
Mechanical Properties*
Form
Temper
Temper Code
Tensile Strength
(ksi)
YS-0.5% Ext
(ksi)
Elongation
(%)
Rockwell B scale
Rockwell 30T scale
Shear Strength
(ksi)
Section Size
(in)
Cold Work
(%)
Flat Products1/4 HardH0170   Typ
58   Typ
17   Typ
75   Typ
68   Typ
43   Typ
0.04
As Hot RolledM2055   Typ
25   Typ
50   Typ
55   Typ
55   Typ
40   Typ
1
Light AnnealO5062   Typ
30   Typ
40   Typ
60   Typ
57   Typ
41   Typ
0.04
O5060   Typ
28   Typ
45   Typ
58   Typ
56   Typ
41   Typ
0.25
Soft AnnealO6058   Typ
25   Typ
49   Typ
56   Typ
55   Typ
40   Typ
0.25
Rod1/2 HardH0280   Typ
57   Typ
20   Typ
85   Typ
45   Typ
0.2520
H0275   Typ
53   Typ
20   Typ
82   Typ
44   Typ
120
1/4 HardH0170   Typ
48   Typ
25   Typ
80   Typ
43   Typ
0.2510
H0169   Typ
46   Typ
27   Typ
78   Typ
43   Typ
18
H0167   Typ
40   Typ
35   Typ
75   Typ
43   Typ
28
Light AnnealO5063   Typ
30   Typ
40   Typ
60   Typ
42   Typ
1
O5062   Typ
28   Typ
43   Typ
60   Typ
42   Typ
2
O5063   Typ
30   Typ
40   Typ
60   Typ
42   Typ
0.25
Soft AnnealO6056   Typ
25   Typ
47   Typ
55   Typ
40   Typ
2
O6057   Typ
25   Typ
47   Typ
55   Typ
40   Typ
1
O6058   Typ
27   Typ
45   Typ
56   Typ
40   Typ
0.25
TubeHardH0488   Typ
66   Typ
18   Typ
95   Typ
35
* Measured at room temperature, 68°F (20°C).
Physical Properties
Melting Point - Liquidus°F1650
Melting Point - Solidus°F1630
Densitylb/cu in. at 68°F0.304
Specific Gravity8.41
Electrical Conductivity% IACS at 68°F26
Thermal ConductivityBtu/ sq ft/ ft hr/ °F at 68°F67
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion 68-57210⁻⁶ per °F (68 – 572°F)11.8
Specific Heat CapacityBtu/ lb /°F at 68°F0.09
Modulus of Elasticity in Tensionksi15000
Modulus of Rigidityksi5600
Fabrication Properties
Technique Suitability
SolderingExcellent
BrazingExcellent
Oxyacetylene WeldingGood
Gas Shielded Arc WeldingFair
Coated Metal Arc WeldingNot Recommended
Spot WeldGood
Seam WeldFair
Butt WeldGood
Capacity for Being Cold WorkedFair
Capacity for Being Hot FormedExcellent
Forgeability Rating90
Machinability Rating30
Common Fabrication Processes
  • Blanking
  • Drawing
  • Forming and Bending
  • Heading and Upsetting
  • Hot Forging and Pressing
  • hot heading and upsetting
  • Shearing
    
Thermal Properties
Treatment Minimum* Maximum*
* Temperature is measured in Fahrenheit.
Annealing8001100
Hot Treatment12001500
Typical uses
Product Category Product Reason Category Reason
ArchitectureArchitectural MetalAppearanceAppearance
Architectural MetalCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
ElevatorsAppearanceAppearance
ElevatorsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
FastenersBoltsAppearanceAppearance
BoltsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
BoltsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Fresh Water
BoltsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Salt Water
BoltsForming CharacteristicsFormability
BoltsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
NutsAppearanceAppearance
NutsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
NutsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Fresh Water
NutsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Salt Water
NutsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
RivetsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
RivetsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Fresh Water
RivetsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Salt Water
RivetsCorrosion ResistanceDezincification Resistance
RivetsForming CharacteristicsFormability
RivetsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
IndustrialAircraft Turn buckle BarrelsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Aircraft Turn buckle BarrelsForming CharacteristicsFormability
Aircraft Turn buckle BarrelsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Aircraft Turn buckle BarrelsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
BallsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
BallsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Salt Water
BallsForming CharacteristicsFormability
BallsFriction & Wear PropertiesGalling Resistance
BallsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
BallsMechanical PropertiesFatigue Resistance
BallsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Condenser PlatesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Condenser PlatesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Fresh Water
Condenser PlatesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Salt Water
Condenser PlatesForming CharacteristicsFormability
Condenser PlatesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Heat Exchanger TubeConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Heat Exchanger TubeCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Heat Exchanger TubeMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Heat SinksConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Heat SinksCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Petrochemical TanksCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Petrochemical TanksCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Petrochemicals
Petrochemical TanksMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Plater Bar for JewelryAppearanceAppearance
Plater Bar for JewelryPlating CharacteristicsPlateable
Plates, BafflesConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Plates, BafflesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Structural UsesAppearanceAppearance
Structural UsesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Structural UsesForming CharacteristicsFormability
Structural UsesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Valve StemsBrazing CharacteristicsBrazability
Valve StemsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Valve StemsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Valve StemsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Welding RodConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Welding RodCorrosion ResistanceOxidation Resistance
Welding RodSoftening ResistanceResistance to Thermal Softening
MarineMarine HardwareAppearanceAppearance
Marine HardwareCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Marine HardwareCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Salt Water
Marine HardwarePlating CharacteristicsPlateable
Propeller ShaftsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Propeller ShaftsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Fresh Water
Propeller ShaftsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Salt Water
Propeller ShaftsForming CharacteristicsFormability
Propeller ShaftsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Propeller ShaftsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
PlumbingFittingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
FittingsForming CharacteristicsFormability
FittingsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Applicable Specifications
Form Specific Sub-Form Application System Standard Description
BarSAEJ461WROUGHT AND CAST COPPER ALLOYS
SAEJ463WROUGHT COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS
PlateCondenser TubeASMESB171COPPER ALLOY CONDENSER TUBE PLATES
Condenser TubeASTMB171/B171MCOPPER ALLOY CONDENSER TUBE PLATES
CladASTMB432COPPER AND COPPER ALLOY CLAD STEEL PLATE
RodSAEJ461WROUGHT AND CAST COPPER ALLOYS
SAEJ463WROUGHT COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS
Corrosion Properties

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