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Chemical Composition
Element
Cu(1)PbSnZnFeP(2)Ni(3)AlSSbSi
(1) Cu + Sum of Named Elements 99.0% min. (2) For continuous castings P shall be 1.5% max. (3) Ni value includes Co.
Min (%)16.06.0
Max (%)Rem22.08.01.20.150.051.00.0050.080.80.005
Mechanical Properties*
Form
Temper
Temper Code
Tensile Strength
(ksi)
YS-0.5% Ext
(ksi)
Elongation
(%)
Brinell Hardness, 500 kg load
Shear Strength
(ksi)
Izod
(ft-lbs)
Compressive Strength .1 in. set/in.
(ksi)
Fatigue Strength**
(ksi)
Proportional Limit
(ksi)
As Sand CastAs Sand CastM0125   Typ
12   Typ
12   Typ
50   Typ
13   Typ
4   Typ
36   Typ
10   Typ
4   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°F1725
Melting Point - Solidus°F1475
Densitylb/cu in. at 68°F0.34
Specific Gravity9.41
Electrical Conductivity% IACS at 68°F10
Thermal ConductivityBtu/ sq ft/ ft hr/ °F at 68°F30.2
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion 68-39210⁻⁶ per °F (68 – 392°F)10.3
Specific Heat CapacityBtu/ lb /°F at 68°F0.09
Modulus of Elasticity in Tensionksi10500
Incipient Melting°F600
Magnetic Permeability1
Casting Characteristics
Casting Attribute Level
Casting YieldHigh
DrossingLow
Effect of Section SizeLow
FluidityHigh
GassingMedium
Patternmakers Shrinkageinches per inch2/16
Shrinkage in SolidificationLow
Fabrication Properties
Technique Suitability Footnote
SolderingGood
BrazingPoorSince brazing is performed in the hot short temperature range, strain must be avoided during brazing and cooling.
Oxyacetylene WeldingNot Recommended
Gas Shielded Arc WeldingNot Recommended
Coated Metal Arc WeldingNot Recommended
Machinability Rating80
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
IndustrialCorrosion Resistant CastingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Corrosion Resistant CastingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Brackish Water
Corrosion Resistant CastingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Many Industrial Chemicals
Corrosion Resistant CastingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Numerous Environments
Corrosion Resistant CastingsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
High Load, Low Speed BearingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
High Load, Low Speed BearingsCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Numerous Environments
High Load, Low Speed BearingsFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
High Load, Low Speed BearingsMachining CharacteristicsExcellent Machinability
Locomotive ShoesConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Locomotive ShoesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Locomotive ShoesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Numerous Environments
Locomotive ShoesFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Locomotive WedgesConductivity (Thermal)Thermal Conductivity
Locomotive WedgesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance
Locomotive WedgesCorrosion ResistanceCorrosion Resistance to Numerous Environments
Locomotive WedgesFriction & Wear PropertiesWear Resistance
Applicable Specifications
Form Sub-Form System Standard Description
As Sand CastCastingsASTMB66BRONZE CASTINGS IN THE ROUGH FOR LOCOMOTIVE WEARING PARTS
IngotAMS4500COPPER SHEET, STRIP AND PLATE, SOFT ANNEALED
ASTMB30COPPER BASE ALLOYS IN INGOT FORM
Corrosion Properties

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