Red Brass 230 / C230 / C23000

ASTM B43, ASTM B134, ASTM B135, DIN 2.0240, BS 2871 CZ102, EN CW502L

Farmer’s Copper Ltd. maintains an inventory of C23000 red brass pipe, which is the most durable of all metals for commercial water pipe and has an excellent resistance against dezincification, season cracking and pitting. C230 has a good capacity for being hot formed and can be readily soldered or brazed. Copper alloy 230 has a rich inherent color, which has become extremely popular as an outdoor metal and has been found to be very important in modern architecture.

Typical Application for C23000 Pipes & Fittings

  • Potable water pipe
  • Conduit
  • Architectural
  • Pipe Nipples

Farmer’s Copper Ltd. has been in the metal industry since 1920 and our knowledgeable sales staff is available to assist you with your red brass pipe requirements. To compliment our pipe inventory, we can provide brass threaded fittings, and brass nipples.

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 pipes and fittings: ASTM B43

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or call us today at (800) 231-9450