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Table 1 indicates standard used by HALCOR to produce brass rods.  

Brass Extruded and Drawn Products

Brass Rods Solid-Hollow
Brass rods (solid and hollow) are produced according to DIN 17660, 176172, 1756, 1761, 1763, 1782, 59752, BS 2874 EN 12164, 12165, 12168 and ASTM specifications.

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Standard Alloys for Brass Rods
Alloy
Chemical Composition %
Category
DIN 17660
ISO 426
BS 2872
BS 2874
Halcor Alloy No
Cu Pb Zn Other Elements
l
lla
llb
lll
lV
CuZn39Pb3
CuZn39Pb2
CuZn40Pb2
CuZn36Pb3
CuZn39Sn1
CZ121
CZ128
CZ122
-
CZ133
583
592/5920
582
603
600K
57,5-58,3
58,5-59,5
58,5-58,8
59,5-60,5
59,5-61,0
2,7-3.2
2,0-2,2
1,8-2.3
2,7-3.2
max 0,20
Rest
Rest
Rest
Rest
Rest




Sn:0,5-1
     
Similar alloys can be produced by special arrangement, for example to ASTM
Alloy
Chemical Composition %
ASTM
Alloy
Halcor Alloy No
Cu Pb Zn Other Elements
B16
B124
B453
C 360 00
C 377 00
C 345 00
6130
6020
6320
60-63
58-61
62-65
2,5-3,7
1,5-2,5
1,5-2,5
Rest
Rest
Rest
Fe:0,35
Fe:0,35
Fe:0,35
 
Applications
  • Our product range of extruded and drawn round, square, hexagonal and hollow brass rods meets numerous industrial and other technical applications
  • Table 2 summarizes the main properties and uses for brass rod alloys.
     
Special alloys like Dezincification Resistant Brass (CuZn36Pb2As per EN 12 164 or CZ132 per BS 2874) can also be supplied.
     
       
    Main Properties of Brass Rod Alloys  
Category
Halcor
Alloy No
Machinability
Index
Characteristics and Uses
l
583
100
Very good machinability. Suitable for limited hot stamping, especially when further machining will follow. The basic alloy for hollow bar production.
ll
592/582/5920
80
Good machinability. Very good hot stamping and forging characteristics
lll
603
60
Reduced machinablility. Good performance in hot stamping and forging. Suitable for limited cold forming (turning, riveting, bending).
lV
600K
60
High corrosion resistance.Fair degree of machinability. Suitable for hot stamping and forging.
     
All our copper & copper alloys are treated (rolled, drawn, annealed, etc) under the strictest quality control and are shipped only after rigorous inspection.

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