C95900 Material Data Sheet

Chemical Properties -- C95900 Bronze / CDA 959 / Aluminum Bronze

Element

Nominal %

Minimum %

Maximum %

Aluminum

12.8

12

13.5

Antimony

-

-

-

Copper

80.2

Rem

Rem

Iron

4

3

5

Lead

-

-

-

Nickel

-

-

0.5

Phosphorus

-

-

-

Silicon

-

-

-

Sulfur

-

-

-

Tin

-

-

-

Zinc

-

-

1.5

 

Mechanical Properties -- C95900 Bronze / CDA 959 / Aluminum Bronze

M07 - As Continuous Cast

 

Tensile Strength:

Minimum 90 ksi

Yield Strength:

Minimum 50 ksi - 0.5% Ext. under load

Elongation:

5%, in 2 inches

 

Physical Properties -- C95900 Bronze / CDA 959 / Aluminum Bronze

Property

US Customary

Density

0.260 lb/cu in @ 68 F

Specific Heat Capacity

0.09 Btu/lb/oF at 68 F

Electrical Conductivity

3 %IACS @ 68 F

Modulas of Elasticity in Tension

18,000 ksi

 

 

Fabrication Properties -- C95900 Bronze / CDA 959 / Aluminum Bronze

Joining Methods

Suitability

Soldering

Good

Brazing

Good

Oxyacetylene Welding

Not Recommended

Gas Shielded Arc Welding

Excellent

Coated Metal Arc Welding

Fair

Machinability (C360 Brass =100)

70