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Product Summary of Brass

Another copper alloy, this time based on using zinc as the alloying element. As it is one of the softer copper alloys it tends to be used in more decorative applications, which is further enhanced by its gold like appearance and color. However, due to its low friction characteristics it is widely used in such applications as locks, gears, bearings, doorknobs, ammunition and valves.

Characteristics of Brass include:

  • Low friction
  • Gold like color
  • Non-spark
  • Easy to cast

Forms and Availability of Brass

Please find below a list of our standard stock dimensions. Of course, we are very often able to supply alternative dimensions.

Rod

Grade: CZ108, CZ121

Diameter: 5 - 100mm

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Sheet

Grade: CZ108

Thickness: 0.5 - 5mm

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Tube

Grade: CZ126

Outer Diameter:  3 - 25mm

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Foil

Grade: CZ108

Thickness: 0.125 - 0.25mm

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Wire

Grade: CZ108

Diameter: 0.05 - 0.25mm

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What quantities are listed in our on-line catalog?

For large quantities, please request a quote using the links above. For small quantities with rapid delivery, please consult the following catalog pages:

Brass (Cu63/Zn37)