Brass balls offer resistance to the corrosion caused by ambient air and sea water. Brass resists corrosion from petroleum products and alcohol, however it can be unstable in acids and bases. Brass exhibits excellent electrical conductivity, making it a popular material in the electronics field.
|Copper||68.5 to 71.5%|
|Zinc||33.5 to 36.5%|
|Other Elements||Trace, Max.|
|Tensile Strength||80,000 psi|
|Yield Strength||57,000 psi|
|Elongation in two inches||20%|
|Reduction in area||85%|
|Modulus of elasticity||15,000,000 psi|
|Density||0.306 lbs/cubic inch|
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