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Leaded Bronze

Leaded Bronze is a more cost-effective option than other alloys. Leaded Bronze boasts excellent wear resistance, good capacity for carrying loads, and good thermal conductivity. These features make Leaded Bronze the ideal choice for many machining applications, as well as other common uses such as nuts, screws, electrical plug or wire connectors, and door knobs.

S & D Non-Ferrous is a leading independent stockist of many Non-Ferrous Metals, including Leaded Bronze. We stock Leaded Bronze material in a great variety of forms, including Leaded Bronze Flat Bar, Leaded Bronze Hexagon Bar, Leaded Bronze Round Rod, Leaded Bronze Hollow Rod, and Leaded Bronze Square Bar. As well as Leaded Bronze Sheet and Leaded Bronze Plate. Read on for more information:

Leaded Bronze Sheet & Leaded Bronze Plate

S&D Non-Ferrous stocks a great range of high-grade Leaded Bronze plate and sheet, which is a cost-effective option when compared to other alloy metal-based sheeting. Because Leaded Bronze Sheet is exceptionally resistant to wear, it is ideal for many machining uses.

Leaded Bronze Bar & Leaded Bronze Rod

We stock a complete range of high-grade leaded bronze bars and rods here at S&D Non-Ferrous. The majority of our Leaded Bronze bars are in grade CC491K, which boasts outstanding machining properties like great pressure tightness, high corrosion resistance, and resistance to brine and seawater.

As such, our Leaded Bronze Rods lend themselves well to both practical uses, such as valve or pump components, and decorative uses, such as handrails, door frames, and leaded bronze trimmings.

We stock a range of solid leaded bronze bars and hollow leaded bronze bars in various profiles:

Our S&D Non-Ferrous range of solid rods and bars in leaded bronze vary in diameter from ½ inch all the way up to 8-inch diameter, and our hollows leaded bronze bars range from 1” OD x ½” ID to 8” OD x 6” ID. All leaded bronze bar lengths can be cut to your specifications to suit your exact circumstances.

Specifications

LG2 / CC491k / C83600 / SAE 40 / DIN 1705 – RGS / ISO 1338 – CuPb5Sn5Zn5 ~ Leaded Gunmetal solid and hollow bar.

Leaded Bronze Profiles we Stock

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

Leaded Bronze Rod Weight Table

BS1400 LG2

CC491K

C83600

CuSn5Pb5Zn5

Copper

85.0%

Tin

5.0%

Lead

5.0%

Zinc

5.0%

Phosphorus

0.025%

Others

0.5% max

UTS

270 N/mm2

0.2% Proof Strength

100 N/mm2

Elongation

13%

Hardness

75 HB

Melting Point

1010°C

Density

8.83 g/cm³

Thermal conductivity (RT)

71.9 W/m°K

Thermal expansion coefficient (20-200°C)

18 x 10-6 / ?C

Electrical conductivity

15% IACS

Modulus of Elasticity

93 GPa

Hot Formability

Not Recommended

Cold Formability

Not Recommended

Machinability rating (free cutting brass = 100)

85%

Stress Relieving Temp. Range

260°C (1hr per inch thickness)

Maximum operating temperature

230°C

Soldering

Excellent

Brazing

Good

Oxy-acetylene welding

Not recommended

Gas-shielded arc welding

Not recommended

At S & D Non-Ferrous, we stock a complete range of solid leaded bronze bars, primarily in grade CC491K.

CC491K leaded bronze solid rods possess outstanding machining properties, great pressure tightness and due to its levels of corrosion resistance, our leaded bronze bars are practical for use as pumps or valve components in sea water. The physical characteristics of our leaded bronze rods lend themselves well for use in architectural features such as door frames, decorative trimmings and handrails.

S & D like to ensure only the highest-standard of stock reaches their customers, which is why we source all of our leaded bronze bars from within Europe. Our range of solid leaded bronze rods come in diameters from ½ “to 8 “, which can then be cut to size as per your need.

For details on our solid leaded bronze bars or any of our product line, contact our talented teams today on 0121 525 5500.

Services available for our Leaded Bronze 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

S&D Non-Ferrous stocks high-grade Leaded Bronze sheet and plate, which makes a more cost-effective option than many other alloy metal-based sheeting. Because Leaded Bronze Sheet is exceptionally resistant to wear, it is ideal for many machining uses.

We offer high-grade leaded bronze sheet in a variety of thicknesses in lengths, so there is great versatility to suit your personal specifications.

To find out more about the Leaded Bronze plate options available to you and any advice or guidance on how Leaded Bronze sheeting is best used, simply contact 0121 525 5500 today and a member of our friendly and knowledgeable team will be happy to help you!

Leaded Bronze Sheet & Plate Properties

BS1400 LG2

CC491K

C83600

CuSn5Pb5Zn5

Copper

85.0%

Tin

5.0%

Lead

5.0%

Zinc

5.0%

Phosphorus

0.025%

Others

0.5% max

UTS

270 N/mm2

0.2% Proof Strength

100 N/mm2

Elongation

13%

Hardness

75 HB

Melting Point

1010°C

Density

8.83 g/cm³

Thermal conductivity (RT)

71.9 W/m°K

Thermal expansion coefficient (20-200°C)

18 x 10-6 / ?C

Electrical conductivity

15% IACS

Modulus of Elasticity

93 GPa

Hot Formability

Not Recommended

Cold Formability

Not Recommended

Machinability rating (free cutting brass = 100)

85%

Stress Relieving Temp. Range

260°C (1hr per inch thickness)

Maximum operating temperature

230°C

Soldering

Excellent

Brazing

Good

Oxy-acetylene welding

Not recommended

Gas-shielded arc welding

Not recommended

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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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