Chapter 49-Copper (and Alloys)
Pages: 15 Published: Jan 2005
COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS are produced in various mill-product forms such as bar, pipe, rod, tube, plate, sheet, wire and as castings. They are used widely because of their excellent corrosion resistance particularly when combined with their other properties, including outstanding electrical and thermal conductivities and ease of fabrication and joining. The copper alloys also possess superior resistance to biofouling.
Paper ID: MNL11055M
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