Bell metal is a hard alloy used for making bells and related instruments, such as cymbals. It is a form of bronze with a higher tin content, usually in approximately a 4:1 ratio of copper to tin (typically, 78% copper, 22% tin by mass). We offer this material in Ingot, shot, and cut pieces.

  • Ingot
  • Irregular Shot
  • 1/2" Polished Cubes
  • 2" Cut Pieces
Belmont Product Code 4788
Nominal Composition:
  • Cu: 78%
  • Sn: 22%

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    Silicon Bronze Everdur UNS C87300

    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.

    • 2-20 Ingot
    • 2-5 Ingot
    • 1/2" & Down Polished Shot
    • 1/2" & Down Cubes
    • 2" Polished Cut Bar
    • Slabs
    • Unpolished Shot 1/2" x 14 Mesh
    Belmont Product Code 4951
    Nominal Composition:
    • 95% Cu
    • 4% Si
    • 1% Mn
    Technical Info:
    • 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
    Herculoy Silicon Bronze UNS C87610
    Herculoy Silicon Bronze UNS C87610

    Belmont Herculoy Silicon Bronze Alloy has gained increased popularity in recent years with art and jewelry casters, primarily because of its excellent fluidity, low-drossing tendency, sharp detail reproduction, minimal finishing requirements, high ductility and suitable as a cost-effective alternative to tin bronzes.



    • 1/2" x 14 Mesh Polished Shot
    • 1/2" X 14 Mesh Unpolished Shot
    • 1/2" Polished Cubes
    • 2" Cut Bars
    • 2-20 Ingot
    • 2-5 Ingot
    Belmont Product Code 4939
    Nominal Composition:
    • 92% Cu
    • 4% Si
    • 4% Zn


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