C360 Free Cutting Brass Alloy Wire - CuZn36Pb3

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*The properties outlined on this page are for alloy C360. We also offer its European version CuZn36Pb3. For details please contact sales.

 

Alloy C360 is a leaded free cutting brass with machinability rating of 100. It is used where good machinability is required. Otherwise, the alloy has similar attributes to C260.

Mechanical Properties

Round Wire

Temper Name Temper Code Tensile Strength (ksi) Mill Limits
Min Max
Annealed O6O 48 54 .0010 - .1285 inch
1/2 Hard H02 76 91
Hard H04 98 113

Square Wire

Temper Name Temper Code Tensile Strength (ksi) Mill Limits 
Min Max
Annealed O6O 48 54 .0100 - .0808 inch
1/2 Hard H02 76 91
Hard H04 98 113

Rolled Flat

Temper Name  Temper Code Tensile Strength (ksi) Mill Limits 
Min Max
Annealed O6O 44 54

Thickness:
.0100 - .0500 inch

Width:
.0150 - .2500 inch

1/2 Hard H02 55 65
Hard H04 68 78

Physical Properties

Melting Point (Liquidis) 1650°F
Melting Point (Solidus) 1630°F
Density 0.307 lbs/cu in
Electrical Resistivity (Annealed) 39.9 ?(cir mil/ft) @ 68°F
Electrical Conductivity (Annealed) 26% IACS @ 68°F
Thermal Conductivity (Solutionized-Aged) 67 Btu ft/sq ft hr °F @ 68°F
Coefficient of Thermal Expansion 0.0000114°F (68-572°F)
Modulus of Elasticity (Tension) 14000 ksi
Modulus of Rigidity 5300 ksi