Blog Aluminum Bronze Material Profile

By: Dave Olsen

Bronze casting

Grade

  • Aluminum Bronze Alloys

Description

  • A family of alloys containing aluminum as the principle alloying element, offering strength similar to medium carbon steel and possessing excellent corrosion resistance.

Properties – Why select this material

  • As aluminum content increases, hardness and tensile strength increase.
  • The lower the aluminum content, the better the corrosion resistance.

Applications – Frequent uses

  • Components in seawater service
  • Gears
  • Wear plates
  • Corrosion resistant applications
  • Bearings
  • Glands

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