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Chemical Composition
Element
Cu(1)PbSnZnFePNi(2)AlAsMgMnSSbSi
(1) Cu + Sum of Named Elements 99.5% min. (2) Ni value includes Co.
Min (%)80.012.03.8
Max (%)0.090.2516.00.150.010.200.150.050.010.150.050.054.2
Mechanical Properties*
Form
Temper
Temper Code
Tensile Strength
(ksi)
YS-0.2% Offset
YS-0.5% Ext
(ksi)
Elongation
(%)
Rockwell B scale
Charpy V-Notch Impact Strength
(ft-lbs)
As Die CastAs Pressure Die CastM0470   Min for Standard
85   Min for Standard
85   Typ
85   Typ
35   Min for Standard
50   Min for Standard
50   Typ
50   Typ
25   Min for Standard
25   Typ
25   Typ
85   Min for Standard
85   Typ
90   Max for Standard
70   Typ
As Permanent Mold CastAs Permanent Mold CastM0580   Min for Standard
30   Min for Standard
15   Min for Standard
M0583   Typ
37   Typ
29   Typ
81   Typ
* Measured at room temperature, 68°F (20°C).
Physical Properties
Melting Point - Liquidus°F1680
Melting Point - Solidus°F1510
Densitylb/cu in. at 68°F0.3
Specific Gravity8.3
Electrical Conductivity% IACS at 68°F6.7
Thermal ConductivityBtu/ sq ft/ ft hr/ °F at 68°F16
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion 68-57210⁻⁶ per °F (68 – 572°F)10.9
Specific Heat CapacityBtu/ lb /°F at 68°F0.09
Modulus of Elasticity in Tensionksi20000
Casting Characteristics
Casting Attribute Level
Casting YieldHigh
DrossingLow
Effect of Section SizeMedium
FluidityHigh
GassingMedium
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
Builders HardwareBracketsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
BracketsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
BracketsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
FastenersClampsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
ClampsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
ClampsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Hexagonal NutsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Hexagonal NutsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Hexagonal NutsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
HardwareGeneral HardwareAppearanceAppearance
General HardwareCasting CharacteristicsCastability
General HardwareCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
General HardwareMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
IndustrialBrush HoldersCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Brush HoldersCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Brush HoldersFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Brush HoldersMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Corrosion Resistant ComponentsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Corrosion Resistant ComponentsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Corrosion Resistant ComponentsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Brackish Water
Corrosion Resistant ComponentsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Fresh Water
Corrosion Resistant ComponentsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Non Oxidizing Acids
Corrosion Resistant ComponentsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Corrosion Resistant ComponentsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
GearsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
GearsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
GearsFriction & Wear PropertiesExcellent Wear Resistance
GearsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
High Strength, Thin Walled Die CastingsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
High Strength, Thin Walled Die CastingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
High Strength, Thin Walled Die CastingsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Lever ArmsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Lever ArmsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Lever ArmsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Pump ImpellersCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Pump ImpellersCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Pump ImpellersCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Brackish Water
Pump ImpellersCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Fresh Water
Pump ImpellersCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Non Oxidizing Acids
Pump ImpellersFriction & Wear PropertiesExcellent Wear Resistance
Pump ImpellersMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
ToolsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
ToolsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
ToolsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Valve PartsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Valve PartsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Valve PartsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Valve PartsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
MarineMarine HardwareAppearanceAppearance
Marine HardwareCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Marine HardwareCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Marine HardwareCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Brackish Water
Marine HardwareCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Fresh Water
Marine HardwareMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
PlumbingPlumbing PartsCasting CharacteristicsCastability
Plumbing PartsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Plumbing PartsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Brackish Water
Plumbing PartsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Fresh Water
Plumbing PartsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Plumbing PartsMechanical PropertiesHigh Strength
Applicable Specifications
Form Sub-Form System Standard Description
As Die CastCastingsASTMB176BRASS DIE CASTINGS
CastingsSAEJ461WROUGHT AND CAST COPPER ALLOYS
CastingsSAEJ462CAST COPPER ALLOYS
As Permanent Mold CastCastingsASTMB806PERMANENT MOLD CASTINGS
Ingot
ASTMB30COPPER BASE ALLOYS IN INGOT FORM
Corrosion Properties

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