Materials

Non-Ferrous Metals

Brass

  • Tarnish-resistant
  • Low-friction
  • Malleable
  • Easily machined
 

Brass

Characteristics

Brass is a low-friction, soft, non-ferrous metal which is easily drilled, machined, sawed and punched. Brass is an excellent choice for applications in which corrosion-resistance is important.

Applications

  • Locks
  • Gears
  • Bearings
  • Valves
  • Braces
  • Brackets
  • Base plates
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