Brass Pipe

Farmer’s Copper Ltd. continually carries C230 brass pipe. C23000 has resistance against dezincification, season cracking and pitting. Copper Alloy 230 is commonly used for underground water lines, flexible metal hoses, electrical conduit, along with many other applications. C23000 (Red Brass) is good for cold - working, as well as being hot – formed.

Brass C23000

Applications & Uses

  • Architecture
  • Consumer Products
  • Conduit
  • Fasteners
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Plumbing

Farmer’s Copper Ltd. has been serving the metal industry for over 90 years. Our experienced sales team is on call 24/7 to assist you with all of your brass pipe needs. Please contact us today!

List of

pipe sizes for C23000:

1/8” Standard (Sch 40) thru 6”
1/8” Extra Heavy (Sch 80) thru 4”
(Custom Threading up to 2” IPS)

Fabrication Properties

Joining Technique

Suitability

Soldering

Excellent

Brazing

Excellent

Oxyacetylene Welding

Good

Gas Shielded Arc Welding

Good

Coated Metal Arc Welding

Not Recommended

Spot Weld

Fair

Seam Weld

Not Recommended

Butt Weld

Good

Capacity for Being Cold Worked

Excellent

Capacity for Being Hot Formed

Good

Machinability Rating

30

ASTM Standard Designation for C23000 Brass pipe: ASTM B43

Chemical Composition
(%max., unless shown as range or min.)

 

Cu

Fe

Pb

Zn

Min./Max.

84.0-86.0

.05

.05

Rem.

Nominal

85.0

-

-

15.0

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