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C36000 Rod
Free Machining Brass
C360 | 360 | CDA360 | CA360 | 36000

Zinc Lead Copper Iron 
Balance 2.5-3.7% 60-63% 0.35% 


C36000 Free Machining Brass / Free Cutting Brass is ideally suited for high speed machining operations with its superior machinability, thread rolling and knurling characteristics. Its machinability rating of 100 is standard against which all other copper alloys are rated. It is easily soldered or brazed and has good resistance to corrosion.

  • Superior machinability
  • Easily soldered or brazed
  • Resistance to corrosion
Meets ASTM-B16 Specifications (The following are also available upon request:)
  • AMS-4610
  • ASTM-B16
  • SAE-J461
  • SAE-J463
  • MIL-V-18436
Forms Available

Hex0.156" to 4" Across the Flats Request a Quote!
RoundDiam. 0.094" to 6"Request a Quote!  
Square0.125" to 4" SquareRequest a Quote!  

Physical Properties
Density0.307Lbs. per cubic inch @ 68°F (annealed)
Modulus14Elastic modulus in tension x 106 P.S.I.
Electrical Conductivity26% IACS at 68°F (annealed)
Thermal Conductivity67BTU per foot per hour per °F at 68°F (annealed)
Thermal Expansion11.4Inches per inch x 10-6 from 68°F to 572°F

Mechanical Properties
Tensile StrengthYield OffsetElongationHardness
x 1000 P.S.I.0.2% offset x 1000 P.S.I.% in 2 Inches
H02 1/2H
0.625" Diam.
55 Min.25 Min.10 Min.-
H02 1/2H
3" Diam.
45 Min.15 Min.20 Min.-

NOTE: The information contained herein are intended for reference and comparison purposes only. They should NOT be used as a basis for design specifications or quality control. It is given without obligation or liability. Contact us for manufacturers' complete material property datasheets.

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