Tin Bronze Solid Bar

Farmer’s Copper Ltd. keeps a regular stock of Tin Bronze 903 in solid rod form. C903 is a common alloy for many industrial duties due to its high wear resistance. Copper Alloy 903 offers a machinability rating of 30 and cannot be strengthened by heat treatment. C90300 offers good mechanical and corrosion resistance; it is often used in castings for liquid and gas, not to mention valves and pumps.

Typical Applications for C90300

  • Seal rings
  • Bushings
  • Bearings
  • Valve Components

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List of standard sizes

Solid Rod – 1” Dia. thru 8”

Fabrication Properties

Joining Technique

Suitability

Soldering

Excellent

Brazing

Good

Oxyacetylene Welding

Fair

Gas Shielded Arc Welding

Fair

Coated Metal Arc Welding

Fair

Machinability Rating

30

ASTM Standard Designation for C90300: ASTM B505

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

 

Cu(1)

Al

Sb

Fe

Pb

Ni(2)

P(3)

Si

S

Sn

Zn

Min./Max.

86.0-89.0

.005

.20

.20

.30

1.0

.05

.005

.05

7.5-9.0

3.0-5.0

Nominal

87.5

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

8.3

4.0

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