Free Cutting Brass Rods

Free Cutting Brass Rods

Ratnam Steel is a manufacturer, supplier, exporter of a huge variety of products. We are an esteemed company that is pretty much engaged in giving a widespread variety of Free Cutting Brass Rods. Being ISO certified company and producing huge range of products, we have a huge number of domestic as well as international clients. We have supplied Free Cutting Brass Rods to clients in India as well as across the globe in countries such as US, UK, Italy, Germany, Australia etc. We offer Free Cutting Brass Rods at economical price to our consumers. These products have a widespread application in number of industries like sugar, nuclear, marine, defence, fabrication etc.


Specification:ASTM B 455, B16, UNS C36000

Standard & Material: B 16 C 38500, C 36000, BS 2874 CZ – 121Pb3 or CZ124, IS319 Grade I/ II/ III, JIS3250 H C3604 or C3602

Chemical Composition

Chemical Requirements Content (%)
Cu 61.5
Pb 3
Zn 35.5

Mechanical & Physical Properties

Condition Metric Imperial
Density 8.49 g/cm3 0.307 lb/in³
Melting point 885°C 1630°F
Tensile strength 338-469 MPa 49000-68000 psi
Yield strength (depending on temper) 124-310 MPa 18000-45000 psi
Elongation at break ( in 457.2 mm) 53% 53%
Elastic modulus 117 GPa 17000 ksi
Poisson’s ratio 0.34 0.34
Machinability (UNS C36000 (free-cutting brass) = 100) 100 100
Shear modulus 37 GPa 5370 ksi