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Chemical Composition
Element
Cu(1)PbZnFeMnSi
(1) Cu + Sum of Named Elements 99.5% min.
Min (%)88.04.03.5
Max (%)0.097.00.200.255.5
Mechanical Properties*
Form
Temper
Temper Code
Tensile Strength
(ksi)
YS-0.5% Ext
(ksi)
Elongation
(%)
Rockwell B scale
Brinell Hardness, 500 kg load
Brinell Hardness, 3000 kg load
Compressive Strength .1 in. set/in.
(ksi)
As Centrifugal CastAs Centrifugal CastM0260   Min for Standard
30   Min for Standard
16   Min for Standard
As Sand CastAs Sand CastM0160   Min for Standard
66   Typ
30   Min for Standard
32   Typ
16   Min for Standard
20   Typ
76   Typ
110   Typ
135   Typ
60   Typ
* Measured at room temperature, 68°F (20°C).
Physical Properties
Melting Point - Liquidus°F1780
Melting Point - Solidus°F1580
Densitylb/cu in. at 68°F0.3
Specific Gravity8.3
Electrical Conductivity% IACS at 68°F6
Thermal ConductivityBtu/ sq ft/ ft hr/ °F at 68°F16.4
Specific Heat CapacityBtu/ lb /°F at 68°F0.09
Modulus of Elasticity in Tensionksi17000
Casting Characteristics
Casting Attribute Level
Casting YieldMedium
DrossingLow
Effect of Section SizeMedium
FluidityHigh
GassingHigh
Patternmakers Shrinkageinches per inch3/16
Shrinkage in SolidificationMedium
Fabrication Properties
Technique Suitability
SolderingExcellent
BrazingExcellent
Oxyacetylene WeldingFair
Gas Shielded Arc WeldingExcellent
Coated Metal Arc WeldingGood
Spot WeldGood
Seam WeldGood
Butt WeldGood
Machinability Rating40
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
ArchitectureArtistry ComponentsAppearanceAppearance
Artistry ComponentsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Artistry ComponentsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Artistry ComponentsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
ElectricalElectrical ComponentsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Electrical ComponentsConductivity (Electrical)Electrical Conductivity
Electrical ComponentsConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Electrical ComponentsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Electrical ComponentsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
IndustrialBearingsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
BearingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
BearingsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Engineering ApplicationsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Engineering ApplicationsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Engineering ApplicationsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Valve BodiesCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Valve BodiesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Valve BodiesMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Valve StemsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Valve StemsMechanical PropertiesDuctility
Valve StemsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Applicable Specifications
Form Sub-Form System Standard Description
As Centrifugal CastASTMB271/B271MCOPPER BASE ALLOY CENTRIFUGAL CASTINGS
As Sand CastCastingsASTMB584COPPER ALLOY SAND CASTINGS FOR GENERAL APPLICATIONS
CastingsASTMB763/B763MCOPPER ALLOY SAND CASTINGS FOR VALVE APPLICATIONS
Ingot
ASTMB30COPPER BASE ALLOYS IN INGOT FORM
Corrosion Properties

No information available.