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Chemical Composition
Element
Cu(1,2)PbSnZnFeP(3)Ni(4)AlSSbSi
(1) In determining Cu min., Cu may be calculated as Cu + Ni. (2) Cu + Sum of Named Elements 99.3% min. (3) For continuous castings P shall be 1.5% max. (4) Ni value includes Co.
Min (%)84.04.04.04.0
Max (%)86.06.06.06.00.300.051.00.0050.080.250.005
Mechanical Properties*
Form
Temper
Temper Code
Tensile Strength
(ksi)
YS-0.5% Ext
(ksi)
Elongation
(%)
Brinell Hardness, 500 kg load
Izod
(ft-lbs)
Charpy V-Notch Impact Strength
(ft-lbs)
Compressive Strength .001 in. set/in.
(ksi)
Compressive Strength .1 in. set/in.
(ksi)
Creep Strength (0.1% per 10,000 hours)
(ksi)
Fatigue Strength**
(ksi)
As Centrifugal CastAs Centrifugal CastM0230   Min
14   Min
20   Min
As Continuous CastAs Continuous CastM0736   Min
19   Min
15   Min
As Sand CastAs Sand CastM0130   Min
37   Typ
14   Min
17   Typ
20   Min
30   Typ
60   Typ
10   Typ
11   Typ
14   Typ
38   Typ
11   Typ
11   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°F1850
Melting Point - Solidus°F1570
Densitylb/cu in. at 68°F0.318
Specific Gravity8.83
Electrical Conductivity% IACS at 68°F15
Thermal ConductivityBtu/ sq ft/ ft hr/ °F at 68°F41.6
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion 68-39210⁻⁶ per °F (68 – 392°F)10
Specific Heat CapacityBtu/ lb /°F at 68°F0.09
Modulus of Elasticity in Tensionksi13500
Magnetic Permeability1
Casting Characteristics
Casting Attribute Level
Casting YieldHigh
DrossingLow
Effect of Section SizeHigh
FluidityMedium
GassingMedium
Patternmakers Shrinkageinches per inch3/16
Shrinkage in SolidificationMedium
Shrinkage During FreezingMedium
Fabrication Properties
Technique Suitability Footnote
SolderingExcellent
BrazingGoodSince brazing is performed at temperatures within the hot short range, strain must be avoided during brazing and cooling.
Oxyacetylene WeldingNot Recommended
Gas Shielded Arc WeldingNot Recommended
Coated Metal Arc WeldingFair
Machinability Rating84
Common Fabrication Processes
  • Casting
    
Thermal Properties
Treatment Value* Time**
* Temperature is measured in Fahrenheit. ** Time is measured in minutes.
Stress Relief500
Solution Treatment0
Typical uses
Product Category Product Reason Category Reason
ArchitectureOrnamental FixturesAppearanceAppearance
Ornamental FixturesCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Ornamental FixturesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Ornamental FixturesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Builders HardwareHardwareAppearanceAppearance
HardwareCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
HardwareMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
BuildingCooling EquipmentConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Cooling EquipmentCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Cooling EquipmentMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Heating EquipmentConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Heating EquipmentCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Heating EquipmentMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Lightning ProtectionConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Lightning ProtectionCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Lightning ProtectionCorrosion ResistanceOxidation Resistance
Trowels for Cement WorkingCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Trowels for Cement WorkingFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Trowels for Cement WorkingMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
ElectricalElectrical EquipmentConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Electrical EquipmentConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Electrical EquipmentCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Electrical EquipmentMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Electrical HardwareConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Electrical HardwareConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Electrical HardwareCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Electrical HardwareCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Fresh Water
Electrical HardwareMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
SwitchesConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
SwitchesConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
SwitchesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
SwitchesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
FastenersLarge Hold Down ScrewsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Large Hold Down ScrewsMachining PropertiesMachinability, Good
Large Hold Down ScrewsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
IndustrialAir ActuatorsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Air ActuatorsMachining PropertiesMachinability, Good
Air ActuatorsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Air ActuatorsPressure TightPressure Tight
Bearing Segments for Steel IndustryCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Bearing Segments for Steel IndustryFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Bearing Segments for Steel IndustryMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
BearingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
BearingsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
BearingsMachining PropertiesMachinability, Good
BearingsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
BushingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
BushingsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
BushingsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
CouplingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
CouplingsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
FurnacesConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
FurnacesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
FurnacesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Handles for Dental EquipmentAppearanceAppearance
Handles for Dental EquipmentCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Handles for Dental EquipmentMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
ImpellersCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
ImpellersFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
ImpellersMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Low Pressure ValvesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Low Pressure ValvesFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Low Pressure ValvesMachining PropertiesMachinability, Good
Low Pressure ValvesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Pressure Blocks for Steel IndustryCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Pressure Blocks for Steel IndustryFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Pressure Blocks for Steel IndustryMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Printing PressesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Printing PressesFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Printing PressesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Pump FixturesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Pump FixturesFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Pump FixturesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Pump PartsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Pump PartsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Pump PartsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Pump PartsPressure TightPressure Tight
PumpsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
PumpsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
PumpsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
PumpsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
PumpsMachining PropertiesMachinability, Good
PumpsMachining PropertiesMachinability, Good
PumpsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
PumpsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
RingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
RingsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
RingsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Small GearsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Small GearsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Small GearsMachining PropertiesMachinability, Good
Small GearsMechanical PropertiesDuctility
Small GearsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Transducer HousingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Transducer HousingsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Valve BodiesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Valve BodiesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Valve BodiesFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Valve BodiesFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Valve BodiesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Valve BodiesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Valve Bodies for the Water Meter IndustryCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Valve Bodies for the Water Meter IndustryFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Valve Bodies for the Water Meter IndustryMachining PropertiesMachinability, Good
Valve Bodies for the Water Meter IndustryMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
ValvesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
ValvesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
ValvesFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
ValvesFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
ValvesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
ValvesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Valves for the Water Meter IndustryCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Valves for the Water Meter IndustryFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Valves for the Water Meter IndustryMachining PropertiesMachinability, Good
Valves for the Water Meter IndustryMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
MarineMarine ProductsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Marine ProductsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Salt Water
Marine ProductsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Marine ProductsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Parts for BoatsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Parts for BoatsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Salt Water
Parts for BoatsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Parts for BoatsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
PlumbingFaucetsAppearanceAppearance
FaucetsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
FaucetsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
FixturesAppearanceAppearance
FixturesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
FixturesFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
FixturesMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Pipe FittingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Pipe FittingsMechanical PropertiesModerate Strength
Applicable Specifications
Form Sub-Form System Standard Description
As Centrifugal CastCastingsAMS4855LEADED RED BRASS CASTINGS, SAND AND CENTRIFUGAL, AS CAST
CastingsASTMB271/B271MCOPPER BASE ALLOY CENTRIFUGAL CASTINGS
CastingsSAEJ461WROUGHT AND CAST COPPER ALLOYS
CastingsSAEJ462CAST COPPER ALLOYS
As Continuous CastCastingsASTMB505/B505MCOPPER BASE ALLOY CONTINUOUS CASTINGS
CastingsSAEJ461WROUGHT AND CAST COPPER ALLOYS
CastingsSAEJ462CAST COPPER ALLOYS
As Sand CastCastingsAMS4855LEADED RED BRASS CASTINGS, SAND AND CENTRIFUGAL, AS CAST
CastingsASMESB62COMPOSITION BRONZE OR OUNCE METAL CASTINGS
CastingsASTMB584COPPER ALLOY SAND CASTINGS FOR GENERAL APPLICATIONS
CastingsASTMB62COMPOSITION BRONZE OR OUNCE METAL CASTINGS
CastingsSAEJ461WROUGHT AND CAST COPPER ALLOYS
CastingsSAEJ462CAST COPPER ALLOYS
FittingASMEB16.15CAST BRONZE THREADED FITTINGS
ASMEB16.18CAST COPPER ALLOY SOLDER-JOINT PRESSURE FITTINGS
ASMEB16.23CAST COPPER ALLOY SOLDER-JOINT DRAINAGE FITTINGS - DWV
ASMEB16.26CAST COPPER ALLOY FITTINGS FOR FLARED COPPER TUBES
ASMEB16.32CAST COPPER ALLOY SOLDER-JOINT FITTINGS FOR SOLVENT DRAINAGE SYSTEMS
ASMESB62COMPOSITION BRONZE OR OUNCE METAL CASTINGS
ASTMB62COMPOSITION BRONZE OR OUNCE METAL CASTINGS
FEDERALWW-P-460PIPE FITTINGS: BRASS OR BRONZE
FlangesASMEB16.24BRONZE PIPE FLANGES AND FLANGED FITTINGS
ASMESB62COMPOSITION BRONZE OR OUNCE METAL CASTINGS
ASTMB62COMPOSITION BRONZE OR OUNCE METAL CASTINGS
Ingot
ASTMB30COPPER BASE ALLOYS IN INGOT FORM
Precision CastCastingsMILITARYMIL-C-11866CASTINGS, PRECISION, NONFERROUS
UnionsFEDERALWW-U-516UNIONS, BRASS OR BRONZE
ValvesMILITARYMIL-V-18436VALVES, CHECK, BRONZE
Corrosion Properties

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