Find suppliers for this alloyC80500
Chemical Composition
(1) Cu value includes Ag.
Min (%)99.750.034
Max (%)0.02
Mechanical Properties*
Temper Code
Tensile Strength
YS-0.5% Ext
Brinell Hardness, 500 kg load
Fatigue Strength**
As Sand CastAs Sand CastM0125   Typ
9   Typ
40   Typ
44   Typ
9   Typ
* Measured at room temperature, 68°F (20°C). ** Fatigue Strength: 100 x 106 cycles, unless indicated as [N] x 106.
Physical Properties
Melting Point - Liquidus°F1981
Melting Point - Solidus°F1948
Densitylb/cu in. at 68°F0.323
Specific Gravity8.94
Electrical Conductivity% IACS at 68°F92
Thermal ConductivityBtu/ sq ft/ ft hr/ °F at 68°F200
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion 68-57210⁻⁶ per °F (68 – 572°F)9.4
Specific Heat CapacityBtu/ lb /°F at 68°F0.092
Modulus of Elasticity in Tensionksi17000
Casting Characteristics
Casting Attribute Level
Casting YieldLow
Effect of Section SizeLow
Patternmakers Shrinkageinches per inch4/16
Shrinkage in SolidificationHigh
Fabrication Properties
Technique Suitability
Oxyacetylene WeldingNot Recommended
Gas Shielded Arc WeldingFair
Coated Metal Arc WeldingNot Recommended
Machinability Rating10
Fabrication Process Properties

No fabrication process properties for this alloy

Thermal Characteristics

No thermal characteristics for this alloy

Typical uses
Product Category Product Reason Category Reason
ElectricalBus Conductor ComponentsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Bus Conductor ComponentsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Bus Conductor ComponentsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Bus Conductor ComponentsCorrosion ResistanceOxidation Resistance
Bus Conductor ComponentsMechanical PropertiesLow Strength
Electrical and Thermal ConductorsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Electrical and Thermal ConductorsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Electrical and Thermal ConductorsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Electrical and Thermal ConductorsCorrosion ResistanceOxidation Resistance
Hollow ConductorsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Hollow ConductorsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Hollow ConductorsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Hollow ConductorsCorrosion ResistanceOxidation Resistance
Applicable Specifications

No applicable specifications for this alloy

Corrosion Properties

No information available.