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Chemical Composition
Element
Cu(1,2)PbNi(3)Al
(1) Cu + Sum of Named Elements 99.5% min. (2) Cu value includes Ag. (3) Ni value includes Co.
Min (%)1.87.7
Max (%)Rem0.0152.28.3
Mechanical Properties*
Form
Temper
Temper Code
Tensile Strength
(ksi)
YS-0.2% Offset
Elongation
(%)
Rockwell 30T scale
Section Size
(in)
Cold Work
(%)
Flat Products1/2 HardH02105   Typ
75   Typ
15   Typ
81   Typ
0.04
Cold-worked (drawn), Stress-relieved Tempers, HRHR145   Typ
140   Typ
1   Typ
87   Typ
0.0450
Extra HardH06135   Typ
100   Typ
4   Typ
84   Typ
0.04
HardH04125   Typ
90   Typ
5   Typ
83   Typ
0.04
Light AnnealO5085   Typ
50   Typ
36   Typ
70   Typ
0.04
Soft AnnealO6070   Typ
22   Typ
55   Typ
42   Typ
0.04
SpringH08140   Typ
105   Typ
3   Typ
85   Typ
0.04
* Measured at room temperature, 68°F (20°C).
Physical Properties
Melting Point - Liquidus°F1904
Melting Point - Solidus°F1890
Densitylb/cu in. at 68°F0.278
Specific Gravity7.65
Electrical Conductivity% IACS at 68°F12.6
Thermal ConductivityBtu/ sq ft/ ft hr/ °F at 68°F33.6
Specific Heat CapacityBtu/ lb /°F at 68°F0.09
Modulus of Elasticity in Tensionksi16600
Modulus of Rigidityksi6200
Fabrication Properties
Technique Suitability
SolderingGood
BrazingGood
Oxyacetylene WeldingNot Recommended
Gas Shielded Arc WeldingExcellent
Spot WeldExcellent
Seam WeldExcellent
Butt WeldExcellent
Capacity for Being Cold WorkedGood
Capacity for Being Hot FormedGood
Forgeability Rating50
Machinability Rating30
Common Fabrication Processes
  • Bending
  • Blanking
  • Drawing
  • Forming
  • Shearing
  • Stamping
    
Thermal Properties
Treatment Minimum* Maximum*
* Temperature is measured in Fahrenheit.
Annealing11501250
Hot Treatment15001600
Typical uses
Product Category Product Reason Category Reason
ArchitectureArchitectural PanelsAppearanceAppearance
Architectural PanelsAppearanceGold Color
Architectural PanelsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Architectural PanelsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance in Numerous Environments
Architectural PanelsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Structural SectionsAppearanceAppearance
Structural SectionsAppearanceGold Color
Structural SectionsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Structural SectionsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance in Numerous Environments
Structural SectionsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Builders HardwareHardwareAppearanceAppearance
HardwareCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
HardwareCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance in Numerous Environments
HardwareMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
ConsumerDecorative Metal TrimAppearanceAppearance
Decorative Metal TrimAppearanceGold Color
Decorative Metal TrimCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Decorative Metal TrimCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance in Numerous Environments
Decorative Metal TrimMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Gift WareAppearanceAppearance
Gift WareAppearanceGold Color
Gift WareMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Interior FurnishingsAppearanceColor
Interior FurnishingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Interior FurnishingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance in Numerous Environments
Interior FurnishingsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Tarnish Resistant ArticlesAppearanceAppearance
Tarnish Resistant ArticlesAppearanceGold Color
Tarnish Resistant ArticlesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Tarnish Resistant ArticlesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance in Numerous Environments
Tarnish Resistant ArticlesMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
FastenersFastenersAppearanceAppearance
FastenersAppearanceGold Color
FastenersCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
FastenersCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance in Numerous Environments
FastenersCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Salt Water
FastenersMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
IndustrialSpringsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
SpringsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance in Numerous Environments
SpringsMechanical PropertiesDuctility
SpringsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Applicable Specifications

No applicable specifications for this alloy

Corrosion Properties

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