Commercial Bronze

ASTM B36

Farmer’s Copper Ltd. maintains an extensive inventory of Commercial Bronze C22000 in plate and sheet form. Its excellent resistance to stress-corrosion cracking as well as dezincification makes it suitable as an engineering alloy, being widely used for ammunition components and applications requiring outdoor exposure. Its strength exceeds Gilding, 95% - 210 alloys.

C22000 Commercial Bronze

Applications

  • Architectural metalwork
  • Electrical rotor bars
  • Weather-strips

Farmer’s Copper Ltd. can offer material cut to your specifications on our bar saws, precision plate saws, shears, and water jets. Contact one of our knowledgeable sales staff today to help you with your C22000 Bronze needs! We offer material to be cut to your specifications through the uses of our precision plate saws, bar saws, shears, and water jets. Holding tolerances as close as +/- .005”, we eliminate unnecessary machining and time.

List of standard sizes

Sheet - .032”, .064”, .125”
Plate - .190”, ¼”, 3/8”, ½”

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

Not Recommended

Seam Weld

Not Recommended

Butt Weld

Good

Capacity for Being Cold Worked

Excellent

Capacity for Being Hot Formed

Good

Machinability Rating

20

ASTM Standard Designations for C22000: ASTM B36

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

 

Cu

Fe

Pb

Zn

Min./Max.

89.0-91.0

.05

.05

Rem.

Nominal

90.0

-

-

10.0

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