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Gilding Metal

90/10 Gilding Metal is a brass alloy that is an amalgamation of roughly 90% copper and 10% zinc, hence its name. Gilding metal is predominantly supplied in a sheet form and it showcases excellent cold working and formability properties.

We stock gilding metal in grade CW501L at S & D Non-Ferrous, which has a high resilience to stress corrosion and dezincification and the appearance is a striking golden colour, making it the classic choice of metal for architectural, craft and decorative purposes. It is also effortlessly enamelled, brazed, soldered or engraved.

To guarantee that our clients only receive exceptional metals when they order from S & D, our entire stock range is either UK or European sourced and kept onsite to allow for fast turnaround times.

To discover more about our 90/10 gilding metal or our ever growing selection of metals, call us today on 0121 525 5500 and a member of our team will be happy to help.

Gilding Metal Profiles we Stock

Flat Bar
Hexagon Bar
Hollow Bar
Round Bar
Round Bar
Square Bar
Square Bar

90/10 Gilding Metal Bar Properties

CW501L

BS2870: CZ101

C22000

CuZn10

Copper

89.0-91.0%

Lead

0.05% max

Iron

0.10% max

Zinc

Rem

Others

0.40% max

Melting Point

1045°C

Density

8.80 g/cm³

Specific Heat

376 J/Kg°K

Thermal conductivity (RT)

188 W/m°K

Thermal expansion coefficient (20-200°C)

18 x 10-6/ °C

Electrical conductivity

44 % IACS

Electrical Resistivity

0.039 ohm mm2/m

Hot Working Temperature Range

750-900°C

Hot Formability

Good

Cold Formability

Excellent

Cold Reduction Between Anneals

90%

Machinability rating (free cutting brass = 100)

25 %

Annealing Temp. Range

425-600°C

Stress Relieving Temp. Range

200-300°C

Soldering

Excellent

Brazing

Excellent

Oxy-acetylene welding

Good

Gas-shielded arc welding

Good

Resistance welding: Spot and Seam

Not Recommended

Butt

Good

90/10 Gilding Metal bar is a brass alloy that is a combination of approximately 90% copper and 10% zinc, hence its name. Gilding metal bars predominantly showcase excellent cold working and formability properties, making for a robust piece of metal.

We stock 90/10 gilding metal rod in CW501L at S & D Non-Ferrous, which has an impressive resilience to stress corrosion and dezincification, and the appearance is a striking golden colour, making it the go-to option of metal for architectural, craft and decorative purposes. It is also smoothly enamelled, brazed, soldered or engraved.

To guarantee that our clients only receive top-quality metals when they order from us at S & D, our entire stock range is either UK or European sourced and kept onsite to allow for fast turnaround times.

To discover more about our 90/10 gilding metal bar, or our ever-growing selection of metals, call us today on 0121 525 5500 and a member of our team will be happy to help.

Services available for our Gilding Metal stock

Free Cutting
Coating
Custom Lengths
Fast Turnaround
Fast Turnaround

To discuss your requirements call S&D Non-Ferrous Stockholders today on 0121 525 5500

We at S&D Non-Ferrous stocks 90/10 Gilding Metal plate, which is a brass alloy that is a blend of almost 90% copper and 10% zinc. Gilding metal sheets showcase excellent cold working and formability properties, making for a strong piece of metal.

We stock 90/10 gilding metal sheets in CW501L at S & D Non-Ferrous, which has a remarkable flexibility to stress corrosion and dezincification, and the appearance is an eye-catching golden colour, making it the first-choice of metal for decorative, craft and architectural uses. It is also well enamelled, brazed, soldered or engraved.

To guarantee that our clients only get high-quality metals when they order from us at S & D Non-Ferrous, our entire stock range is either UK or European sourced and kept onsite to allow for fast turnaround times.

To discover more about our 90/10 gilding metal plate, or our growing number of metals, call us today on 0121 525 5500 and a member of our team will be happy to help.

90/10 Gilding Metal Plate Properties

CW501L

BS2870: CZ101

C22000

CuZn10

Copper

89.0-91.0%

Lead

0.05% max

Iron

0.10% max

Zinc

Rem

Others

0.40% max

Melting Point

1045°C

Density

8.80 g/cm³

Specific Heat

376 J/Kg°K

Thermal conductivity (RT)

188 W/m°K

Thermal expansion coefficient (20-200°C)

18 x 10-6/ °C

Electrical conductivity

44 % IACS

Electrical Resistivity

0.039 ohm mm2/m

Hot Working Temperature Range

750-900°C

Hot Formability

Good

Cold Formability

Excellent

Cold Reduction Between Anneals

90%

Machinability rating (free cutting brass = 100)

25 %

Annealing Temp. Range

425-600°C

Stress Relieving Temp. Range

200-300°C

Soldering

Excellent

Brazing

Excellent

Oxy-acetylene welding

Good

Gas-shielded arc welding

Good

Resistance welding: Spot and Seam

Not Recommended

Butt

Good

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Why Choose Us?

  • Established for over 30 years
  • Extensive stock range of copper, brass and bronze
  • Same day / next day delivery on stock products
  • No job too big or too small
  • We tailor to your requirements
  • Able to source even unusual requirements

S&D Non-Ferrous Stockholders Ltd

Roebuck Street

West Bromwich

West Midlands

B70 6RB

Tel: 0121 525 5500

Fax: 0121 525 3803

Email: sales@sdnonferrous.co.uk

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