Copper Alloy No. C91000
Tin Bronze CDA 916
Chemical Composition % by weight
Element Nominal Minimum Maximum Aluminum - - .005 Antimony - - .20 Copper 85 84 86 Iron - - .10 Lead - - .20 Nickel - - .8 Phosphorus - - .05 Silicon - - .005 Sulfur - - .05 Tin 15 14 16 Zinc 1 - 1.5
Piston rings and bearings.
M07 - As Continuous Cast
Hardness* Brinell Hardness (500 kg load) 105 Tensile Strength** KSI 32 Yield Strength ** KSI (0.5% Ext. under load) 25 Elongation** % in 2 inch 2
**Test values are nominal approximations and depend on specimen size and orientation.
Thermal Conductivity BTU/ (sq ft-ft-hr-F) 40.8 Specific Heat BTU/lb/ºF @ 68F .09 Thermal Expansion Per °F from 68 F to 392 F .0000102 Density lb/cu in @ 68 F .317 Electrical Conductivity* (Annealed) % IACS @ 68 F 9 Modulus of Elasticity KSI 16,000
Stress relieving temperature 500 F or 260 C Time at temperature 1 hour per inch of section thickness Responds to heat treatment No Machinability rating (Free Cutting Brass=100) 20 Suitability for being joined by: Soldering/Excellent Brazing/Good* Oxyacetylene Welding/Fair Gas Shielded Arc Welding/Fair Coated Metal Arc Welding/Fair
*Since brazing is performed at temperatures within the hot-short range, strain must be avoided during the brazing and cooling of this alloy.
The values listed above represent reasonable approximations suitable for general engineering use. Due to commercial variations in composition and to manufacturing limitations, they should not be used for specification purposes. See applicable A.S.T.M. specification references.