ASTM B36/B36M-08a

    Standard Specification for Brass Plate, Sheet, Strip, And Rolled Bar

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    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification establishes the requirements for brass plate, sheet, strip, and rolled bar of the following alloys:

    Copper Alloy
    UNS No.
    Previous
    Trade Name
    Nominal Composition
    Copper, %Zinc, %
    C21000Gilding, 95 %955
    C22000Commerical Bronze, 90 %9010
    C22600Jewerly Bronze, 87½ %87.512.5
    C23000Red Brass, 85 %8515
    C24000Low Brass, 80 %8020
    C26000Cartridge Brass, 70 %7030
    C26800Yellow Brass, 66 %6634
    C272006337
    C28000Muntz Metal, 60 %6040

    1.2 The values stated in either SI units or inch-pound units are to be regarded separately as standard. The values stated in each system may not be exact equivalents; therefore, each system shall be used independently of the other. Combining values from the two systems may result in non-conformance with the standard.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    B248 Specification for General Requirements for Wrought Copper and Copper-Alloy Plate, Sheet, Strip, and Rolled Bar

    B248M Specification for General Requirements for Wrought Copper and Copper-Alloy Plate, Sheet, Strip, and Rolled Bar (Metric)

    B601 Classification for Temper Designations for Copper and Copper Alloys--Wrought and Cast

    B846 Terminology for Copper and Copper Alloys

    E8/E8M Test Methods for Tension Testing of Metallic Materials

    E112 Test Methods for Determining Average Grain Size

    E478 Test Methods for Chemical Analysis of Copper Alloys


    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 30102210(Brass plate); 30261600(Brass sheets)


    DOI: 10.1520/B0036_B0036M-08A

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