(Cartridge Brass)

Used in a wide variety of architecture, automotive, builders hardware, consumer, electrical, fasteners, industrial, ordinance and plumbing applications.

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C26000 alloy is sometimes referred to as “cartridge brass” because it is often used in mechanical housings for ammunition. 

C26000 brass, also known as cartridge brass, is a type of yellow brass that is the most ductile. It has good strength and finishing capabilities, as well as corrosion resistance. This metal is easily machined and cold formed, making it a versatile choice for a variety of projects.

C26000 is composed of copper and zinc, and can also contain small amounts of lead, iron, manganese, and other trace elements.

This alloy is typically used in architecture, electrical parts, fasteners, and ammunition casings. Its versatility and durability make it an ideal material for these and other applications. If you are looking for a high-quality brass alloy, C26000 is an excellent option.