C36000 Free-Machining Brass is ideally suited for high speed machining operations with its superior machinability, thread rolling and knurling characteristics. Its machinability rating of 100 is standard against which all other copper alloys are rated. It is easily soldered or brazed and has good resistance to corrosion. Typical applications included gears, pinions, fittings, adapters, valves, valve stems and high speed screw machine products. Conforms to specification ASTM B16.
Available from inventory:
Solid Diameter Sizes: 1/8" through 12" Outside Diameter.
Hexagon Sizes: 1/8" through 3-1/2" Across the Flats.
Square Sizes: 1/4" through 2-1/2"
Rectangle Sizes: 1/8" x 3/8" through 1" x 4"
Special Sizes are available Made to Order from 1/2" (12mm) through 16" (407mm) in diameter or cross section thickness. Standard mill lengths are 12 feet (3.65mtrs) in length. Material is available cut to any length. Rectangles are available hot rolled or as cast saw cut from plate, milled or ground to within +/-.002" (.050mm) thickness.