Specs: ASTM-B-21, QQ-B-637
Naval Brass C48200 is very similar to C46400, as it consists primarily of Copper and Zinc, with up to 1% Tin. However, Naval Brass 48200 contains more Lead.
Naval brass offers excellent hot forging ability and corrosion resistance for fasteners and hardware in marine applications. This material is easily brazed and soldered, and has an excellent capacity for being hot worked. Naval brass lends itself well to hot forging, pressing, drawing, forming, bending and heading. Many industrial uses include welding rod, condenser plates, valve stems and balls, bearings, bushings, and structural applications.
Diversified Metals maintains one of the most comprehensive stocking programs of Naval Brass in the country, which includes round bar and hexagon bar sizes.