Lead-free and low-lead alloys keep up with plumbing industry regulations Copper faucets, sinks and appliances have a lustrous color that helps create a warm atmosphere, making a house feel like a home. Copper and its alloys also are functional and durable. They resist corrosion and require little maintenance, which makes red metals an ideal choice…
Featuring Everdur Silicon Bronze in a variety of forms for use in both Industrial and Creative applications
With its pleasant color (and ability to accept a range of patinas) combined with good fluidity, low drossing, and a reasonable solidification range, Everdur Silicon Bronze is widely used in both industrial and creative applications. Everdur’s balance of mechanical properties and corrosion resistance has led to its use in valve and pump parts, impellers, bells and a variety of other engineering applications. More recently, Everdur’s excellent casting charecteristics have resulted in it being the preferred Bronze for sculpture casting in its wide acceptance for the jewelry caster as well.
Art and Jewelry Casting, Pumps, Valves, Industrial Casting requiring Corrosion Resistance
20 – 5 lb Ingots, 2” Cut Pieces, ½” Polished Cubes and ½” and down Polished & Unpolished Shot
Excellent general use Bronze for most any Jewelry Applications. This alloy offers very high detail, easy castability, and accepts patinas very well. This alloy has a very warm bronze color. Forms:
- 2-20 Ingot
- 2-5 Ingot
- 1/2" & Down Polished Shot
- 1/2" & Down Cubes
- 2" Polished Cut Bar
- Unpolished Shot 1/2" x 14 Mesh
Belmont Product Code 4951 Nominal Composition:
- 95% Cu
- 4% Si
- 1% Mn
- CDA #: 87300
- Melting Range: 1550 F - 1780 F, 840 C - 971 C
- Pouring Range: 1900 F - 2250 F, 1010 C - 1235 C
- Density: 0.302 lbs/cu. in, 8.36 g/cu. cm
- Tensile Strength: 55000 lbs/sq. in.
- Yield Strength: 25000 lbs/sq in.
- Brinell Hardness: 85