(Naval Brass, Medium Leaded)

Used in a wide variety of fasteners, industrial and marine applications.

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Chemical Composition

Copper (Cu)

59.0 – 62.0%

Tin (Sn)
0.5 – 1.0%

Lead (Pb)
0.4 – 1.0%

Iron (Fe)
0.10% Max

Zinc (Zn)

Cu + Sum of Named Elements

C48200 alloy is commonly referred to as naval brass, medium leaded. It is often used for fabrication processes such as hot forging and pressing, and machining.